John Hennigan (WWE alum John Morrison, Lucha Underground Johnny Mundo, Impact Wrestling Johnny Impact) is adding to his movie making resume with the action film, “Never Leave Alive,” which is available on VOD beginning Nov. 7, 2017 from Wild Eye Releasing.
The flick co-stars “Twin Peaks” and “Game of Thrones” star Joseph Gatt and is directed by Steven LaMorte.
Hennigan, 38, of Los Angeles discusses how pro wrestling helped prepare him for acting, attending he University of California-Davis, studying film, wrestlers in movies, his movie making career, and more.
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Hennigan, who was Ranked No. 24 of the Top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2017, talks acting, pro wrestling and stunt work.
Hennigan, who is a former ECW World Champion and three-time WWE Intercontinental Champ, discusses the WWE schedule and acting career.
Hennigan, who is a former Lucha Underground Champ, Lucha Underground Gift of the Gods Champ, Lucha Underground Trios Champ with Jack Evans and PJ Black, and second Triple Crown Champ, talks acting and pro wrestling.
He also talks about appearing in the Netflix series GLOW.
Hennigan, who is a former World Tag Team Champ with The Miz and a four-time WWE Tag Team Champ with Joey Mercury (three times) and The Miz, discusses the Netflix series GLOW and his former tag team partner The Miz.
Never Leave Alone
In November, Wild Eye Releasing introduces you to the next wrestling superstar turned big screen action hero.
A variation on the classic “The Most Dangerous Game”, “Never Leave Alive” sees John Hennigan (“GLOW”, “Hercules Reborn”) trapped on a deserted island where he’s forced to take down a sociopathic ex-KGB agent and his brutally violent partner.
Rick Rainsford (Hennigan) is trapped on a deserted island with his reluctant companion, Anna. While attempting to save another gravely injured survivor they find themselves hunted by Zaroff, a sociopathic ex-KGB Agent long with his partner Ivan. In spite of their differences Rick and Anna must work together to disarm Zaroff's deadly traps, survive his assistant's brutal attacks, and escape the island alive.
Hennigan - a WWE alum (John Morrison) who wrestles for Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide and Lucha Underground under the ring name Johnny Mundo and for Impact Wrestling as Johnny Impact - co-stars alongside “Twin Peaks” and “Game of Thrones” Star Joseph Gatt in the Steven LaMorte film.
“Never Leave Alive” is available on VOD beginning Tuesday, Nov. 7 from Wild Eye Releasing.
Impact Making at Bound for Glory
Hennigan as Johnny Impact is in the main event of Impact Wrestling’s Bound for Glory PPV -- under the Anthem Sports & Entertainment banner -- on Sunday, Nov. 5 from the Aberdeen Pavilion in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Johnny Impact challenges Eli Drake for the Impact Wrestling title. He discusses the opportunity and lists his social media for fans as he is involved in plenty of pro wrestling and movie making.
Impact Wrestling is 8 p.m. ET Thursdays on Pop TV.
Lucha Underground is 8 p.m. Wednesdays on El Rey Network.
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