Hulk Hogan - Hulk Hogan: I've Spent 'Hundreds Of Millions'

0
0
Subscribe to Hulk Hogan alerts

Hulk Hogan blew "hundreds of millions" of dollars on palatial homes and fast cars.

The wrestling legend - real name Terry Bollea - admitted he wasted the vast sums of money he earned during his years in the WWE and WCW and is now living in a rented home after slashing $16 million off the price of his Florida mansion in order to get a quick sale.

The WWE Hall of Fame inductee told 'Good Morning America': "There were houses being bought, and cars being bought, and vacations for family members. There was eight, nine, $10 million, $11 million going out, so it got way off."

Despite his financial troubles, Hulk seemingly announced his retirement from professional wrestling on TNA TV show 'Impact Wrestling' last night (29.09.11), claiming he wanted to break the news to his fans first because they always stuck by him through the major difficulties in his life, including a divorce from wife Linda in 2007.

However, speculation is rife his retirement is a 'work' - part of a wrestling storyline - and he will step inside the squared circle again against Sting at upcoming pay-per-view 'Bound For Glory'.

Meanwhile, Hulk has run into trouble after attempting to boost his finances with his latest venture, a reality TV show on US network TruTV featuring miniature wrestlers, after midget competitor Steve Richardson - aka 'Puppet the Psycho Dwarf' - accused him of stealing his idea.

He said: "I have no ill feelings toward Hogan, but loads of his wrestlers are the guys I fired. They're using all the ideas everything I came up with. There's no individuality. They're following the same concepts. It's a violation of intellectual property rights."

MCW wrestling owner Johnny Greene said: "We had this idea first, but they rushed to Spike TV to get their show on the air first, figuring whoever got on the air first would capture the audience.

"But their show sucked. They were doing midgets and Jackass, and ours is a real wrestling show. Puppet's just trying to jump on the bandwagon because their business is dying."


Contactmusic

Tags: Hulk Hogan - Jackass - Psycho - Sting - Good Morning America

0
0
Subscribe to Hulk Hogan alerts
Advertisement

More Hulk Hogan

With Dave Bautista in 'Guardians of the Galaxy', Here’s 10 Other Wrestlers In Movies To Watch Out For

Hoping to follow in the footsteps of Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Dave Bautista, better known to WWE fans as Batista, is currently flexing his acting...

WWE's Vince McMahon Has Lost $350 Million, Now That's What A Bad Day Feels Like

WWE Chairman Vince McMahon lost an estimated $357million on Friday, yes that’s million. The loss, which came due to the share price of WWE stocks...

Remembering Legendary WWE Superstar The Ultimate Warrior, James Hellwig

The passing of the Ultimate Warrior has come as a tragic and sudden shock to WWE fans past and present. The man who was born...

Former WWE Wrestling Champ James 'Ultimate Warrior' Hellwig Dies Suddenly At 54

James Hellwig, better known as the WWE’s Ultimate Warrior, has died at the age of 54. Hellwig was a legend in wrestling and one of...

Advertisement

Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton...Screech? 'Leaked' Celebrity Sex Tapes

If one of us regular folk filmed ourselves doing the nasty and then the tape was leaked, life as we know it would be over....

Yes Yes Yes! The WWE Network Has Launched

You might have spent your day so far trying to order the WWE Network, you might be already enjoying it, you might be pondering if...

Hulk Hogan Returns To WWE To Be The Host Of This Year's WrestleMania

WWE will see the return to one of the biggest wrestling stars ever, Hulk Hogan, on Monday (Feb 24th).The 60 year-old, real name Terry Bollea,...

Porn Executive Offers Tori Spelling A "Substantial" Sum For Her Sex Tape

Tori Spelling has been offered a large sum in exchange for the sex tape she made with her husband Dean McDermott.Tori Spelling could make a...

Advertisement

Comments

Hulk Hogan Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Hulk Hogan

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All