Tracing the roots of the pro-MMA league back to its tumultuous first event in 1993, UFC 1: Origins explores the improbable tale of how Rorion Gracie, a Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist, and Art Davie, once a used car salesman, teamed with Bob Meyrowitz’s pay-per-view company SEG to mount UFC 1 in Denver and launch a sports […]
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Directed and penned by Vlad Yudin (GENERATION IRON, JEREMY SCOTT: THE PEOPLE’S DESIGNER), helmed by Yudin and Edwin Mejia of The Vladar Company with Oscar® winner Jim Czarnecki (FAHRENIHET 9/11, BOWLING FOR COLUMBINE), THE HURT BUSINESS (opens everywhere at the end of September 2016), a follow-up to critically acclaimed feature, GENERATION IRON; a film which left an […]
The world’s best UFC fighters – Miesha “Cupcake” Tate, Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holly Holm – are making their acting debut in the action MMA thriller FIGHT VALLEY. Breaking Glass Pictures is releasing the film written and directed by Rob Hawk in theaters and VOD this spring. FIGHT VALLEY stars three of […]
EllisMania 10: Sirius XM’s Jason Ellis Set To Fight Former UFC Fighters In Main Event With Dr. Drew Pinsky In His Corner
Fans have been eagerly anticipating the return of Sirius XM host JASON ELLIS’ annual Ellismania boxing event to see what the radio host has planned next. This year, Ellis and his team have put together their most bizarre and hilarious bill of fights yet, as this year’s event will includes Michael Catherwood (co-host Loveline), Forrest Griffin (UFC Hall of Famer), […]
The Topps Company, Inc. and the Ultimate Fighting Championships today launched the 2014 Topps ® UFC Knockout card set, the most comprehensive and engaging collectable card product ever launched in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The launch of the 2014 set will feature special giveaways and promotional opportunities, including a “Golden Ticket” insertion in […]
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Joins Forces With Bellator MMA, TNA Wrestling And Spike TV For Landmark Partnership
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, the mixed martial arts icon and action-movie star has agreed to a monumental, multi-year partnership with Spike TV, Bellator MMA, and TNA Wrestling, it was jointly announced today by Kevin Kay, Spike TV President, Bjorn Rebney, Bellator CEO, and Dixie Carter, TNA Wrestling President. The landmark partnership includes Jackson competing in Bellator MMA, […]
Veteran director Michael Tucker drops by to discuss his inspiring MMA documentary ‘Fightville’.
Fans of Mixed Martial Arts need to check out the official trailer for ‘Fightville’, a moving documentary about some of the sports dedicated young athletes. The film opens on 4/20 in New York and Los Angeles, with nationwide dates to follow. Also available the same day via on demand and digital download. Synopsis: Over the […]
Trish Stratus discusses her unique career, her starring role in ‘Bounty Hunters’ and much more!