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Let you know anything about wrestling and if you don't then shame on you you certainly know our next guest AAA works as an executive with WWE.
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About I did my math about 21 -- also has a new movie coming out called inside out WWE production up Paltrow palatial back.
As with us today thanks for coming and appreciate having me puts the state wrestling these days they can -- -- time wrestling fence but I and upon some.
Maybe in the eighties and maybe early ninety's but what how are things these days right now.
They're great you know I mean things are constantly evolving and our business -- the beauty of our business you know where the longest of my money and I -- longest running.
Episodic television show on television history we're closing in on a thousand episodes is just unheard of -- You know it's because we can change with the times and we just kind of -- and go where fans want us to go -- that's what Vince McMahon has and the company has always been a genius that is.
Keeping their finger on the pulse of what our fans want.
That's part of your job -- and in as an executive with WWA now not just -- you know in betraying him in front of the camera.
But training character development story line development what are you doing like how are you changing how do you keep up with what the fans want.
Well it's you know I mean of them the beauty of our businesses we have like the ultimate focus group every night right every.
Citi that you go to has 20000 fans they're telling you what they like and they don't like -- you kind of know the direction you're going in but.
-- the big role behind the scenes in that -- On the show -- played the COO of the company but behind the scenes of an executive vice president of talent and it's it's my job to create new talents bring young guys up train them and help them become stars in the business and help to guide them along their way -- to becoming big story.
What do -- mean not this does a great athletes by the way if -- Jimmy super -- -- somebody like got flying off the top helping those guys are great athletes.
But not through to -- the kids out there to remember when I -- you guys are acting that -- -- for me to some extent but how do you develop and decide who's -- good bad guy for example would make a good villain.
What just depends on on the the person you know I affirm a large part of my career I was brought one of the most hated guys in the business and I was just.
It was fun and entertaining to me to try to get under people's skin and you know I should try to make them dislike Q you know and some guys love that some guys just wanna be loved and they wanna be cheers yeah.
And you -- you kinda have to find we're guy's personality where they truly are themselves and try to work with that right.
And just really you know we always say we turn up the volume a lot of what the real personality -- try to make them larger than life.
And that's really where you're trying to create is larger than life characters.
Back and go into all these fantastical things and and you know incredible situations.
Well speaking of larger than life characters -- in the navy inside out that it's it's a WW film production and that's coming out on Friday.
And it related to that is that what you wanna be doing more of because -- what point do you say I'm not of the in the ring anymore because you've got well I'm thinking about.
I'm on a very limited in -- scheduled now I haven't wrestled and probably six months and I'm -- wrestle.
A little over a week from now what are -- united champions.
Moment wrestle CM -- there -- so it might wrestling aspect of it is is pretty limited now and much more of a character within the -- the CEO.
But you know the acting thing for me if that's the right role in the right story and it comes along.
It's fun and it's entertaining to do and if it's entertaining to our fans I'll do it but.
-- the biggest thing for me is I've I've always just love the debit have you you love the wrestling business and to me to be behind the scenes -- our got to give back to that and helped.
To create the next generation of big stars is really a thrill for me -- -- quick learning fun.
Refunds can find them everywhere it's one of the things that I'm working on and and tell development division is is recruiting process in and going out and finding these guys globally you know it's.
Getting into the -- degrees difficult scuttling joining the circus -- become a trapeze artist -- -- stars Heidi getting the dividend angry.
If you want to go to debit every dot com.
And then there's a donation there but you know it's -- we we scour the globe and we're gonna find them now bring them to us as rather than just letting them find us.
And I'm triple H thank you sir and as a review BP and wanna be wrestling to walk around in a tank top you know and that -- -- haven't heard that kind of just drop did a -- Robert all the people in this straight without thought about possibility for -- out there somewhere.
Triple hedge all of that Paul thank you so much you think you're gonna -- -- you -- you have.
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