Eddie Guerrero is considered an influential figure in the wrestling industry. Many current and rising talents have often been vocal about The Latino Heat’s impact on their careers.
AEW’s Chris Jericho recently shared a rare throwback image with Guerrero on social media.
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Jericho’s nearly three-decade-long association with the wrestling industry enabled him to cross paths with many stars. He is currently the leader of the Jericho Appreciation Society and spends time mentoring a few up-and-comers on AEW.
Despite criticism pertaining to his age and ability to compete in the ring, the 52-year old continues to appear on All Elite Wrestling. He won the ROH World Championship last year, an important addition to his list of historic title reigns.
Recently, The Ocho took to Instagram to share a rare throwback image with Guerrero
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Chris Jericho to feature in a new horror movie
Chris Jericho is a legend of the pro wrestling business, and even at 52, he continues to star for one of the biggest promotions in the world, Such is his star power that he’s a well-known star outside the business as well, and that is evident from the recent news about his participation in a new movie.
According to Deadline, Dark Match, a new pro-wrestling-themed horror movie, recently wrapped up shooting in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The pilot sees a small-time wrestling company accepting a high-paying gig in a backwoods town, but they realize the community is run by a mysterious cult leader who has some wicked plans after reaching there.
Stoked about this! https://t.co/pDxWpcKtkk
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) December 16, 2022
The movie also stars Michael Eklund, Ayisha Issa, Steven Ogg, Sara Canning, and Jonathan Cherry. Interestingly, Jericho is one of the Executive Producers of the flick, while John McDonald is the producer.
Writer and director Lowell Dean said:
“It’s been a blast filming in Edmonton and working every day with such a talented cast and crew. I’m excited for the opportunity to work with Dept.9 Studios and for the producer’s support in bringing Dark Match to life.
There’s no info on a release date at this time