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WWE Studios Officially Announces New Movie Starring Kane and Dolph Ziggler, Film to Include WWE Live Event Footage and Cameos

WWE has issued the following press release:

The Race to Save a Life Begins Now: Countdown

WWE® Superstars Kane® and Dolph Ziggler® Bring the Heat in this Action-Packed Game of Cat and Mouse On Blu-rayTM, DVD and Digital HD on April 5

SANTA MONICA, CA (February 1, 2016) – WWE Superstars Kane (See No Evil, See No Evil 2) and Dolph Ziggler team up in the action-thriller from Lionsgate and WWE Studios, Countdown, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital), Digital HD and On Demand on Tuesday, April 5. Featuring Katharine Isabelle (See No Evil 2, Ginger Snaps), Countdown is a desperate race against time to save a helpless child.

This electrifying thriller is directed by John Stockwell (Into the Blue) and written by Richard Wenk (The Equalizer). When a madman kidnaps a young boy and rigs him with explosives, Ray (Ziggler), haunted by the loss of his young son, defies his captain (Kane) and takes matters into his own hands. Now he must beat the clock to stop a psychopath and save an innocent child.

Featuring cameos by WWE Superstars Rusev® and WWE Diva Lana™, Countdown is the first-ever WWE Studios film to shoot and include live event footage. Countdown will be available on Blu-ray and DVD at the suggested retail price of $19.99 and $19.98, respectively.