The Iron SheikHossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri
- Birthdate: 03/15/1942 (age 74)
- Height: 6'0"
- Weight: 258 Ib
He is an Iranian American former professional w...
-- Brian Soscia passed this along: Former WWE Champion The Miz called Brian Soscia in Philadelphia to discuss how his Marine 3: Home Front move is different from the first two which starred Ted Dibiase Jr. and John Cena. We also speak about his changes in ring attire and his days teaming with John Morrison. Soscia finds out how The Miz felt when some fans were saying that he had no right to be Daniel Bryan's Pro on NXT b/c Daniel Bryan AKA Bryan Danielson had been wrestling longer than him. They then go onto discuss his thoughts on WrestleMania, getting slimed at the Kids Choice Awards, why he liked to establish friendships with his fellow competitors on Tough Enough and other reality shows PLUS much more! To check out the show including a chance to win free Wrestlemania tickets, visit: http://bit.ly/XP5Bc3
-- New York City comedy club Carolines On Broadway has announced "The Roast of The Iron Sheik" will take place on Thursday, April 4th and will be hosted by Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg. Here's the official event synopsis: "Legendary pro wrestler the Iron Sheik will catch plenty of heat when a stable of the country’s best comedians, former grapplers and special surprise guests gather ringside at comedy mecca Carolines on Broadway for The Roast of the Iron Sheik, hosted by Hot 97′s Peter Rosenberg. It’ll be the ultimate “screw job” when The Sheik faces a hilarious no-holds-barred assault that would make even the toughest heel tap out. No doubt The Sheik will show no signs of ring rust and will have no shortage of cheap shots of his own. This is a must-see event for any fan of the squared circle! You won’t want to miss out on all the “mania,” so get your tickets now. Roasters to be announced shortly." Tickets go on sale Wednesday Mar 6, 2013 10:00 AM EST.