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When Wrestlers Act

By When Wrestlers Act
Jon and Colin review TV shows and movies starring pro wrestlers from WWE, AEW, TNA, WCW, and more...
GLOW - Live Studio Audience (series 1, episode 7)
And we're back! If you like When Wrestlers Act, why not earn karma by leaving us a seven-star review on Apple Podcasts?
18:19
March 4, 2020
GLOW - This is one of those (series 1, episode 6)
We're back with some story to report.
14:10
February 6, 2020
GLOW - Debbie Does Something (series 1, episode 5)
Happy new year!
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January 7, 2020
GLOW - The Dusty Spur (series 1, episode 4)
Jon and Colin are back to talk about all that happens in episode four of GLOW (spoiler alert, it's not much).  Will the Stool Chart come out? Find out now.
23:00
November 6, 2019
GLOW - The Wrath of Kuntar (series 1, episode 3)
Jon and Colin are back! This time we're reviewing episode three of GLOW, The Wrath of Kuntar.  Listen, share, enjoy!
19:28
October 10, 2019
GLOW - Slouch, Submit (series 1, episode 2)
Jon and Colin are back to talk about the second episode of the Netflix series, GLOW.  Enjoy!
22:44
October 3, 2019
GLOW - Pilot (series 1, episode 1)
Jon and Colin are back to review the first episode of the Netflix series GLOW.  It stars John/Johnny Morrison/Mundo/Nitro/Impact/Hennigan (delete as appropriate) and Awesome Kong. 
23:38
September 26, 2019
Fighting with my Family (2019)
Jon and Colin are back to review Fighting with my Family starring The Rock.  Check out Jon's other podcast, The Sci-Fi Roundtable at http://sfrtpodcast.libsyn.com
33:43
July 20, 2019
Kim Possible - Pain King vs. Cleopatra (series 1, episode 12)
Jon and Colin are back to review an episode of Kim Possible starring Test and Bill Goldberg.  This might be our last episode following controversial creative differences.  Listen to the explosive episode now.
24:54
April 26, 2019
Call Me Santa (2014)
Another episode from our Patreon page.
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April 1, 2019
China, Il (series 2, episode 1)
Another one from the Patreon. Enjoy!
21:14
March 24, 2019
Ultimate Warrior versus Phil Collins
Another one from the Patreon. Phil Collins gets in the ring with the Ultimate Warrior.
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March 17, 2019
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Cindi Lauper
As we've knocked Patreon on the head, here's a previously Patreon-only review.  Enjoy!
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March 17, 2019
Married With Children - The Flight of the Bumblebee (series 10, episode 7)
Jon and Colin review an episode of Married With Children starring King Kong Bundy. 
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March 17, 2019
The A-Team - The Trouble with Harry (series 4, episode 21)
Jon and Colin are back to review an episode of The A-Team starring Hulk Hogan.  Plus, you can hear this month's VINCE RUSSO burial! Support us Patreon: https://patreon.com/whenwrestlersact
24:37
February 9, 2019
Last Action Hero (1993)
Jon and Colin are back to review Last Action Hero.  Remember to check out our Patreon page!  Visit: patreon.com.com/whenwrestlersact
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January 13, 2019
Santa With Muscles (1996)
Hulk Hogan bangs his head and believes he is Santa Claus.  Jon and Colin bang their heads repeatedly against a wall, and this movie is still no better.  Treat yourself to the greatest Christmas gift of all by joining us on Patreon: http://patreon.com/whenwrestlersact For as little as $1 a month, you will get: - exclusive episodes. - early access to the podcast. - remastered episodes from the archive. 
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December 24, 2018
Man on the Moon (1999)
Jon and Colin are back to review Man on the Moon, starring Jerry Lawler.    If you're on the standard feed, you're missing out! Visit https://patreon.com/whenwrestlersact    
33:58
December 2, 2018
048 - China, Il (series 2, episode 1)
Jon and Colin return to review an episode of the Adult Swim cartoon China, Il, starring Hulk Hogan. This is a Patreon-exclusive episode. Get access now for as little as $1 per month. Visit: patreon.com/whenwrestlersact.  
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November 4, 2018
Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies
In our 2018 Halloween special, Jon and Colin return from their hiatus to review Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2013). The movies features Shane Douglas, Kurt Angle, Matt Hardy, Reby Skye, So Cal Val, and the late, great Roddy Piper. Visit: https://patreon.com/whenwrestlersact to get early access to the episodes, plus bonus content from as little as $1 per month.
35:42
October 22, 2018
The RETURN of When Wrestlers Act!
We're back! What you gonna do?
03:14
October 15, 2018
Episode 46 - Santa's Slay (2004)
The Bristol Yule Chart makes a return for our 2016 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! We watched Santa's Slay starring Bill Goldberg. #WWE #Christmas #RoyalRumble
37:18
December 23, 2016
Episode 45 - Poltergeist: The Legacy - Brother's Keeper (series 4, episode 8)
We're back and we've watched something really, really *spoiler alert* terrible. The culprit: series 4, episode 8 of Poltergeist: The Legacy entitled Brother's Keeper. The episode starts former streakster The Undertaker - good casting, you might assume. Where will it land on the Bristol Stool Chart? #HIAC #WWE #Halloween
43:09
October 30, 2016
Preview to Halloween special
It's that time of year when we review something with a tenuous link to Halloween and call it our Halloween special. It's basically the same as every other episode of When Wrestlers Act, but we're going to review something with a horrorish theme. For our Halloween extravaganza we're going to be reviewing an episode of Poltergeist Legacy starring the Undertaker. #HIAC #Halloween #horror
03:05
October 28, 2016
Episode 44 - Psyche - Talk Derby to Me (series 3, episode 15)
We're back after a summer hiatus. The stool chart rears its ugly head again to help us review an episode of Psyche starring Mickie James. #WWE #Psyche #WWEBacklash
37:34
September 11, 2016
SECOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW!
We've been reviewing TV shows and movies starring wrestlers for two years. To celebrate this, Jon and Colin talk about the highs and lows of the last year on the show. #WWE #podcast #retro
31:36
August 7, 2016
Episode 43 - The Final Deletion (2016)
The Final Deletion! #TNA
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July 17, 2016
Preview to episode 43 - The Final Deletion
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon and Colin will return to review THE FINAL DELETION. #TNA #TheFinalDeletion
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July 10, 2016
Episode 42 - Parks and Recreation - The Johnny Karate Awesome Musical Explosion Show (series 7, episode 10)
Jon and Colin are back to review Parks and Recreation - The Johnny Karate Awesome Musical Explosion Show (series 7, episode 10). The episode stars John Cena. You can follow Jon on Twitter @jlcronshaw and follow the show @wwapodcast. #WWE #RAW #BattleGround
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June 26, 2016
Preview to episode 42, plus NXT Liverpool review
We're back with a preview for our next episode. For episode 42 we aren't going to be reviewing anything related to Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. Instead we're going to review series 7 episode 10 of Parks and Recreation starring John Cena. As a bonus, we also went to see NXT live at Liverpool Echo Arena, so here's our review of that. If you enjoy When Wrestlers Act, please help spread the word by telling a friend or taking a minute to leave us a review on iTunes. #NXT #WWE #NXTLiverpool #MiTB
17:56
June 19, 2016
Episode 41 - Baywatch - Guess Who's Coming for Dinner (series 7, episode 7)
Jon and Colin return to review Baywatch starring Shawn Michaels. #WWE #MITB #Podcast #So90s #retro
49:47
May 29, 2016
Episode 40 - The Princess Bride (1987)
Inconceivable! We're back with one of our most requested reviews, The Princess Bride starring Andre the Giant. Jon Cronshaw is joined by Colin Cox, calling in from his underwater lair. Have you watched this movie? What did you think? Get in touch on Twitter @wwapodcast. #WWEExtremeRules #80s #retro
46:47
May 8, 2016
Preview to episode 40 - The Princess Bride
One of our most requested movies is coming next week! #WWEPayback #retro
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May 1, 2016
Episode 39 - Super Mario Bros. Super Show - Bad Rap (series 2, episode 2)
Jon and Colin are back! We had a bit of Mario weekend: we took lots of mushrooms, headbutted some blocks and stomped on some turtles. Although that would have been fun, it didn't actually happen. Instead, we watched an episode of the Super Mario Bros. Super Show starring Lou Albano and Sgt Slaughter. After talking about this show, we talk about our memories of playing Mario games and talk about our favourites. #WWEPayback #retrogaming #retro
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April 24, 2016
Preview to episode 39 - Super Mario Bros. Super Show - bad Rap (series 2, episode 2)
For our thirtyninth episode, Jon and Colin are back with anothe repisode of When Wrestlers Voice Act in which Lou Albano plays Mario off of the Super Mario Bros. games. #80s #retro #cartoons #retrogaming
01:43
April 17, 2016
Episode 38 - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - 72 Hours (series 1, episode 23)
Jon and Colin are back with a review of an episode of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air starring former WWF wrestler Zeus AKA Z Gangster in WCW. If you enjoy the show, please help us by leaving a review on iTunes. #retro #So90s #WWEPayback
35:53
April 10, 2016
Preview to episode 38 - Fresh Prince of Bel Air - 72 Hours (series 1, episode 23). Plus, we talk about NXT TakeOver and WrestleMania
In this podcast we talk at length about the NXT TakeOver show from Dallas, as well as talk about our thoughts going into WrestleMania. For our next podcast, Jon and Colin will review and episode of the Fresh Prince of Bel Air starring Zeus. #WrestleMania #NXTTakeOver #So90s
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April 3, 2016
Episode 37 - The Simpsons - The Old Man and the Lisa (series 8, episode 21)
Jon and Colin are back with another episode of When Wrestlers Voice-Act. In this edition we review an episode of the Simpsons starring Bret "The Hitman" Hart. It's a fun show as always, so please help spread the word about the show and leave a review for us on iTunes. #WrestleMania #TheSimpsons #So90s
31:13
March 20, 2016
Preview to episode 37 - The Simpsons - The Old Man and the Lisa (series 8, episode 20)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon and Colin will return to review an episode of the Simpsons starring Bret 'The Hitman' Hart. It should be a fun show, so check it out next Sunday. In the meantime, please follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast and leave a nice review for us on iTunes. #TheSimpsons #WrestleMania #WWERoadblock
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March 13, 2016
Episode 36 - The X-Files - Fight Club (series 7, episode 20)
After a few weeks with a broken PC, Jon Cronshaw is back with Colin Cox to review another episode of the X-Files. Entitled Fight Club, the episode stars former TNA World Heavyweight Champion Rob Van Dam. Colin demanded that we 'watch something good' - this is the result. If you enjoy the show, please follow us on the Twitter @wwapodcast and leave a nice review for us on the iTunes. #WrestleMania #XFiles #scifi
51:07
March 6, 2016
Episode 35 - American Dad - Stanny Tendergrass (series 7, episode 9)
We're back with another edition of When Wrestlers Voice-Act. This time, Jon and Colin are back to review an episode of American Dad starring WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan. It's a fun show as always, so enjoy! If you like our show, please take a moment to leave a review for us iTunes. #WWEFastLast #AmericanDad #comedy
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February 14, 2016
Preview to episode 35 - American Dad - Stanny Tendergrass (series 7, episode 9)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon and Colin return to review an episode of American Dad starring Hulk Hogan. Regular listeners will no doubt be aware of Colin's views on Seth MacFarlane's comedies, so it might be another ranty episode. If you enjoy the show, please tell your friends and review us on iTunes. #WWEFastLane #comedy #AmericanDad
00:49
February 7, 2016
Episode 34 - Ready to Rumble (2000, dir. Brian Robbins)
We're back with our first full episode of 2016! Jon and Colin return to review what ranks as one of our most requested movies, Ready to Rumble. The movie stars a plethora of wrestlers: Diamond Dallas Page, Goldberg, Sting, Bam Bam Bigelow, Randy Savage, Booker T, Sid Vicious, Juventud Guerrera, Curt Hennig, Disco Inferno, Billy Kidman, Konnan, Rey Mysterio Jr., Perry Saturn, Prince Iaukea, Van Hammer and Gorgeous George. Dave Meltzer said it was terrible, So Cal Val rates it as one of the best - they b
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January 24, 2016
Preview to episode 34 - Ready to Rumble. Plus, we review Five Star Wrestling from Sheffield Arena
We're back from our Christmas break with a preview to episode 34 of When Wrestlers Act. We've had a few requests for Ready to Rumble starring most of the WCW roster from 2000 - so that's what we're going to review next week! In the meantime, we went to see Five Star Wrestling at Sheffield Arena on January 15 featuring the first ever match between AJ Styles and Rey Mysterio. It's a fun show recorded live from the pub. #FiveStarWrestling #WWENetwork #RoyalRumble
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January 17, 2016
Episode 33 - Santa's Little Helper (2015, dir. Gil Junger)
For the second part of our Christmas spectacular, Jon and Colin introduce the Bristol Yule Chart to review Santa’s Little Helper starring the Miz and Paige. The movie was released in 2015 by WWE Studios, so you know it’s going to be of the highest quality. If you enjoy our show, please share a link to one of our episodes on your social network of choice. You can follow our Twitter feed @wwapodcast and find us on Facebook. #WWE #Christmas #Podcast
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December 20, 2015
Christmas Special part one - I am Santa Claus (2014, dir. Tommy Avallone). Plus, our favourite Christmas films/TV shows!
For the first part of our 2015 Christmas spectacular, Jon and Colin review I am Santa Claus. The documentary stars Mick Foley in his quest to become a real-bearded Santa. Then we go on to talk about our favourite Christmas movies and TV specials. What was originally intended to be a preview to our Christmas show turned out to be quite a jam-packed episode! We'll be back next week with the second part of our Christmas show. In the meantime, if you like what we do, please take a moment to show your a
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December 13, 2015
Episode 32 - The Cleveland Show - BFFs (series 3, episode 1)
Jon and Colin are back with the thirty-second episode of When Wrestlers Act. The Bristol Stool Chart makes a return as we review a terrible episode of the Cleveland Show starring the Nature Boy Ric Flair. There's a lot of swearing from an angry Colin in this one, so if you're easily offended... Have you liked our Facebook page yet? If not, the link is here: http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast #WWE #TLC #comedy
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December 6, 2015
Preview to episode 32 - The Cleveland Show - BFFs (series 3, episode 1)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon and Colin return to review an episode of The Cleveland Show starring Ric Flair. We are looking for suggestions for our Christmas special, so please feel free to get in touch on Twitter @wwapodcast. #WWE #RAW #TLC
00:59
November 29, 2015
Episode 31 - The Drew Carey Show - Rats, Kate's Dating a Wrestler (series 4, episode 16)
Jon and Colin dust off the Bristol Stool Chart to review an episode of the Drew Carey Show from 1999. The episode stars Triple H and it's a fun podcast as ever. Check out our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast #comedy #SurvivorSeries #retro
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November 22, 2015
Preview to episode 31 - The Drew Carey Show. Plus: When Actors Wrestle 01 - Drew Carey
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act we will be reviewing an episode of The Drew Carey Show starring Triple H. As a bonus, we’re going to switch things round with When Actors Wrestle and review Drew Carey’s performance in the 2001 Royal Rumble match. Enjoy the show and remember to check out our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast or follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast. #SurvivorSeries #RoyalRumble #WWE
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November 15, 2015
Episode 30 -They Live (1988, dir. John Carpenter)
We are back to review what is by far our most requested movie – They Live, starring Rowdy Roddy Piper. The movie was shown on the big screen as part of Leeds International Film Festival, so we couldn’t resist. Regular listeners may be saddened to hear that the Bristol Stool Scale stayed in the water closet for this one – this is a great film. If you enjoy the show, please take a moment to review us on iTunes and like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast #LIFF29 #scifi #WWE
52:29
November 8, 2015
Preview to episode 30 - They Live! Plus, a review of Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends - Wrestling
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act we’re going to be reviewing They Live starring Roddy Piper. The movie is being shown at an art house cinema in Leeds as part of the Leeds International Film Festival, so we couldn’t resist jumping on the #LIFF29 bandwagon. In addition to our preview, we also take a look at the Louis Theroux’s Weird Weekends episode about wrestling featuring the aforementioned Hot Rod, Randy Savage, Raven and Alexander Wright (he used to dance techno). If you enjoy the s
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November 2, 2015
Episode 29 - Charmed - Wrestling With Demons (series 3, episode 12)
Jon and Colin are back for the twenty-ninth episode of When Wrestlers Act - and it's our 2015 Halloween spooktacular. Like most Halloween specials, it's the same as usual except we're reviewing something with witches and demons. Colin even attempts an evil laugh. The Bristol Stool Chart was brought back out of the water closet to review series 3, episode 12, of Charmed. The episode stars Booker T, Scott Steiner and Buff Bagwell and is entitled Wrestling With Demons. If you enjoy the show, please tak
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October 25, 2015
Episode 28 - King of the Hill - Bill, Bulk and the Body Buddies (series 11, episode 11)
For our twenty-eighth episode, Jon and Colin keep the Bristol Stool Chart in the water closet to review something good. We watched an episode of King of the Hill called Bill, Bull and the Body Buddies (series 11, episode 11) starring the voice acting talents of Macho Man Randy Savage. It's a fun show as always and has an interesting solution for dealing with intimidation at gyms. If you enjoy the episode, please share the link to our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast #WWE #HIAC #carto
25:36
October 18, 2015
Preview to episode 28 - King of the Hill (series 11, episode 11) plus our top ten tag-teams!
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox will review an episode of King of the Hill featuring the voice acting talents of Randy Savage. As a bonus, Jon and Colin also pick their top-ten favourite wrestling tag-teams. What are yours? Let us know on Twitter @wwapodcast
31:03
October 11, 2015
Episode 27 - Sabrina the Teenage Witch - The Crucible (series 1, episode 23)
For episode twenty-seven of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox bring back the Bristol Stool Chart to review an episode of Sabrina the Teenage Witch entitled The Crucible. The show features a run-in by WCW, WWE and TNA wrestler Steel, AKA Oz, AKA Vinnie Vegas, AKA Diesel, AKA “Big Sexy” Kevin Nash. It’s a fun show as always – if you like what you hear, please take a moment to follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast and leave a review on iTunes. #WWE #retro #NightofChampions
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September 20, 2015
Preview to episode 27 - Sabrina the Teenage Witch - The Crucible (series 1, episode 23)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox will return to Sabrina the Teenage Witch to review an episode starring Kevin Nash. The podcast is out next Sunday, so in the meantime why not follow us on the Twitter @wwapodcast.
01:12
September 13, 2015
FIRST ANNIVERSARY SPECTACULAR: The best of When Wrestlers Act
For the first anniversary episode of When Wrestlers Act, we've put together a compilation of some of the show's highlights from the past 26 episodes. Some of the best moments from each episode are here from reviews of movies including: Hell Comes to Frogtown, Suburban Commando, The Running Man, Body Slam and Problem Child. Plus, TV shows including: The A-Team, Quantum Leap, Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Baywatch, 30 Rock, The X-Files and It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia. We review the acting talents of pr
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August 9, 2015
Episode 26 - The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown (2015)
For the twenty-sixth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox return to review The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown. The show features the voice acting talents of #WWE superstars John Cena, Mark Henry, #TheUndertaker, the Bella twins, Daniel Bryan and Vince McMahon. There are also voice acting spots from unmentionable types like Rey Mysterio and the Best In the Prehistoric World, CM Punk. It's a fun show as always and our first review of a cartoon. If you enjoy the show, pleas
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July 26, 2015
Preview to episode 26 - The Flintstones Stone-Age Smackdown
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act we're going to be review a Flintstones special starring CM Punk, Rey Mysterio, Mark Henry, The Undertaker and John Cena. It's going to be a fun episode as always, so check it out. #WWE #SmackDown #Flintstones
00:36
July 21, 2015
Episode 25 - Weird Science - Men in Tights (series 4, episode 2)
For the twenty-fifth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox review an episode of the Weird Science TV show starring King Kong Bundy. The episode is so bad that it nearly breaks the Bristol Stool Chart – luckily, the podcast is fun as always. If you enjoy the show, please like our Facebook page www.facebook.com/wwapodcast - if you have any suggestions for TV shows or movies starring wrestlers that you’d like us to review email wwapodcast@gmail.com or tweet us @wwapodcast. #comedy
28:35
July 12, 2015
Preview to episode 25 - Weird Science - Men in Tights (series 4, episode 2)
When Wrestlers Act returns next week with a review of an episode of Weird Science the TV series starring King Kong Bundy entitled Men In Tights. Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox preview the show and talk about a Twitter war we had about mid-90s tag-team wrestlers. It's a fun little preview to what promises to be a fun show. #comedy #retro #90s
05:16
July 5, 2015
Episode 24 - Bottom - Gas (series 1, episode 2)
For the twenty-fourth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox review the second episode of British comedy classic Bottom. The episode stars Brian Glover - an English wrestler who went into acting and is a fun podcast as always. If you enjoy the show, please like our Facebook page www.facebook.com/wwapodcast #comedy #retro =nostalgia
45:48
June 28, 2015
Preview to episode 24 - Bottom - Gas (series 1, episode 2)
Jon Cronshaw is joined by Colin Cox and Dean Ellison to preview episode twenty-four of When Wrestlers Act – from the pub. The three of us are in various states of inebriation and Dean’s language would make a sailor blush - don’t listen if you’re offended by lots of naughty words. For next week’s episode Jon and Colin will be reviewing an episode of the British slapstick comedy classic Bottom starring Brian Glover. As always, if you enjoy the show please feel free to share the episode with a
09:47
June 21, 2015
Episode 23 - Wrestling Isn't Wrestling (2015, dir Max Landis)
For the twenty-third episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Dean Ellison review the short film Wrestling Isn’t Wrestling (2015). Directed by Max Landis, the film features appearances from a plethora of wrestling stars including JTG, Chris Daniels, Colt Cabana, John Morrison and Bill Goldberg to name but a few. It’s a fun movie that’s available for free on YouTube and is well worth a watch. If you enjoy our podcast why not take a moment to leave a review for us on iTunes. #WrestlingIsnt
35:07
May 31, 2015
Preview to episode 23 - Wrestling Isn't Wrestling
Jon Cronshaw and Dean Ellison preview the twenty-third episode of When Wrestlers Act where we will review the YouTube hit Wrestling Isn't Wrestling. The short biopic about the career of Triple H features cameos from a ton of wrestlers, from Chris Daniels to Bill Goldberg. As a bonus we also review the music video to It Doesn't Matter by Wyclef Jean, featuring THE ROCK! It's a fun episode as always so check it out and if you enjoy the show, please share the link to www.whenwrestlersact.com with your friend
06:15
May 24, 2015
Episode 22 - Married with Children - All in the Family (series 2, episode 22)
For the twenty-second episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined by the Colin Cox to review an episode of Married with Children from 1988 starring King Kong Bundy. If you enjoy the show please share the link to www.whenwrestlersact.com on Twitter and Facebook to help spread the word about the show. You can also help us out by taking two minutes to leave a review for us on iTunes. #nostalgia #comedy #retro #WWEPayback
44:21
May 17, 2015
Preview to episode 22 - Married with Children - All in the Family (series 2, episode 22)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox will review an episode of Married with Children from 1988 starring King Kong Bundy. If you enjoy the show, please take two minutes to leave us a review on iTunes and share a link to www.whenwrestlersact.com on your social network of choice. #retro #nostaligia #WWEPayback
00:57
May 10, 2015
Episode 21 - Quantum Leap - Heart of a Champion (series 3, episode 20)
For the twenty-first episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox review an episode of #scifi classic Quantum Leap from 1991. Entitled Heart of a Champion, the episode features the acting talent of WWE Hall of Famer Terry Funk. It's a fun episode as always, and if you enjoy the show please take a moment to share the link on a social media site of your choice and help spread the word! #retro #nostalgia #WWEpayback
36:51
May 3, 2015
Preview to episode 21 - Quantum Leap - Heart of a Champion (series 3 episode 20)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act we're going to review an episode of Quantum Leap starring Terry Funk. Please help us out by telling your friends about our podcast and sharing it on your favourite social media sites. If you enjoy our show please spare a few minutes to leave us a review on iTunes and Stitcher. For all our episodes visit http://www.whenwrestlersact.com #retro #nostalgia #scifi #ExtremeRules
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April 26, 2015
Episode 20 - Mad About You - Separate Beds (series 7, episode 17)
For the twentieth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox bring back the Bristol Stool Scale to review an episode of the American sitcom Mad About You. The episode, which first aired in 1999, is called Separate Beds and stars the late Macho Man Randy Savage. It’s a fun episode as always, and if you enjoy our podcast why not show you’re appreciation by leaving us a nice review on iTunes. You can find our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast and on Twitter @wwapodcast.
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April 19, 2015
Preview to episode 20 - Mad About You - Separate Beds (series 7 episode 17)
For episode 20 of When Wrestlers Act we will be reviewing an episode of the American sitcom Mad About You starring Macho Man Randy Savage. It looks to be another fun-filled episode. If you enjoy our show please tell your friendson social media and leave a review for us on iTunes. Follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast.
00:42
April 12, 2015
Episode 19 - Firepower (1993, dir. Richard Pepin)
For the n-n-n-n-nineteenth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw visits Casa Ellison to review Firepower and try out Jon’s new recording equipment. Released in 1993 and directed by Richard Pepin, the movie stars Jim Hellwig AKA the late WWF world champion and WWE Hall of Famer the Ultimate Warrior. Admittedly, it was a bit of tedious film to get through, but we had a lot of fun doing the review and sharing some of our memories of the Warrior who died on April 8 last year. If you enjoy the show
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April 5, 2015
Preview to episode 19 - Firepower (1993)
For episode 19 of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Dean Ellison will review Firepower starring Jim Hellwig, known to wrestling fans as former WWF champion The Ultimate Warrior. If you enjoy our show, please take a moment to leave a review on iTunes and follow on Twitter @wwapodcast. #WrestleMania #scifi
00:45
March 29, 2015
Episode 18 - Boy Meets World - New Friends and Old (series 3 episode 13)
For the eighteenth episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw is joined by Colin Cox to review an episode of Boy Meets World starring Big Van Vader. Regular listeners will know that this is the second time we’ve reviewed an episode of Boy Meets World, but the we have a new rating system so it made it more fun to review. If you like our show, please take a few minutes to review it on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/when-wrestlers-act/id912888422?mt=2&uo=4&at=10lS6B #nostalgia #WrestleMania
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March 22, 2015
Preview to episode 18 - Boy Meets World - New Friends and Old (series 3 episode 13)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox return to review Boy Meets World. The episode stars Big Van Vader and introduces a new rating system which we doubt has been used on any other review show. If you enjoy our show, please leave a review for us on iTunes. #WrestleMania #nostalgia #90sAreAllThat
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March 15, 2015
Episode 17 - Problem Child (1990, dir. Dennis Dugan)
For the seventeenth episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw is joined by Colin Cox to review Problem Child (1990). The movie stars a terrifying troubled child call Junior and ‘The Texas Tornado’ Kerry von Erich as a neo-Nazi, but don’t worry – it’s a kid’s film! If you enjoy our show, remember you can subscribe to it on iTunes – if you really enjoy it, we’d appreciate you taking a few minutes to leave a review. Remember to follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast and keep an eye on the podc
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March 8, 2015
Preview to episode 17 – Problem Child (1990)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw (@HxCourierJon) and Colin Cox (@TestyCol) will review Problem Child. On When Wrestlers Act we review movies and TV shows starring pro wrestlers in acting roles. In Problem Child we get to witness the acting talents of Kerry von Erich AKA the Texas Tornado. We’re always on the look-out for new things to watch and review, so if you have any suggestions please get in touch on Twitter @wwapodcast or email us at wwapodcast@gmail.com – the more ob
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March 1, 2015
Episode 16 - Family Matters - The Psycho Twins (series 5, episode 18)
Welcome to the sixteenth episode of the When Wrestlers Act podcast. Jon Cronshaw is joined by Dean Ellison to review an episode of Family Matters from 1994. The episode, entitled the Psycho Twins, stars Butch and Luke of the Bushwackers. This was a fun episode to watch, and just as fun to record, so hopefully you will have fun listening! If you like what you hear, please take a moment to review us on iTunes. #nostalgia #comedy #90sAreAllThat
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February 22, 2015
Preview to episode 16 – Family Matters – The Psycho Twins (series 5 episode 18)
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw and Dean Ellison will review an episode of the American sitcom Family Matters from 1994. The episode stars the Bushwackers and promises to be a good’un. Find us on Twitter @wwapodcast, and let us know what movies and TV shows starring wrestlers you’d like us to review. Find our previous episodes at www.whenwrestlersact.com #comedy #90sForever #nostalgia
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February 15, 2015
Episode 15 - The Running Man (1987)
Welcome to the fifteenth episode of When Wrestlers Act. For our latest podcast, Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox review The Running Man starring Jesse Ventura and soon-to-be WWE Hall of Famer Arnold Schwarzenegger. Released in 1987, this is movie is a #scifi action classic. Check out our other episodes at http://www.whenwrestlersact.com and follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast – we want to hear your suggestions for future reviews! If you like what you hear, please take a moment to review the show on iTunes.
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February 8, 2015
Preview to episode 15 - The Running Man (1987) starring @GovJVentura
Next week the When Wrestlers Act podcasts returns with a review of dystopian #SciFi classic The Running Man. The movie stars Jesse Ventura as Captain Freedom and features Arnie in a disturbingly tight spandex catsuit that leaves very little to the imagination. We’re offering other podcasters the opportunity for a review swap on iTunes – we’ll give your podcast a fair review in exchange for a fair review of When Wrestlers Act. Email wwapodcast@gmail.com or get in touch on Twitter @wwapodcas
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February 1, 2015
Episode 14 – It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia – The Gang Wrestles for the Troops (series 5 episode 7)
For our fourteenth episode, Jon Cronshaw is joined by Dean Ellison to review It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia series 5 episode 7. The episode is called The Gang Wrestles for the Troops, and features Rowdy Roddy Piper as the down on his luck pro wrestler Mr Maniac. This was a great episode to watch and we had a lot of fun recording the podcast. To find out more about our wonderful podcast, like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast and follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast. You can also find
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January 23, 2015
Preview to episode 14 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia starring @R_Roddy_Piper
For the next episode of When Wrestlers Act we're going to be reviewing It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia series 5 episode 7. The episode stars Rowdy Roddy Piper and is called The Gang Wrestles for the Troops - it promises to be a lot of fun. We'll be releasing the podcast this time next Sunday. Until then, check out our website: http://www.whenwrestlersact.com for previous podcasts or check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/whenwrestlersact - we're also on iTunes. Also, ple
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January 18, 2015
Episode 13 - Suburban Commando (1991, dir. Burt Kennedy)
It's our first episode of 2015 and it's a good-un! For our thirteenth podcast of what is possibly the world's biggest podcast dedicated exclusively to reviewing films and TV shows starring wrestlers based in the north of England, Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend Colin Cox to review Suburban Commando. The movie stars Hulk Hogan and The Undertaker in a 'fish-out-of-water' science fiction, erm, classic. If you like what you hear, please share the link and review us on iTunes. Check out
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January 11, 2015
Preview to episode 13 - Suburban Commando (1990) starring @HulkHogan
We're going to be reviewing Suburban Commando (1990) - perhaps the high point of Hulk Hogan's acting career. Here is a little preview to get you in the mood before we release the full episode next Sunday. Feel free to watch along and get in touch via Twitter @wwapodcast. In the meantime please check out our website www.whenwrestlersact.com #badmovies #WWE
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January 4, 2015
Episode 12 - Sabrina the Teenage Witch - Salem's Daughter (series 4 episode 17)
For our twelfth episode Jon Cronshaw is joined by a very special guest to review series 4 episode 17 of Sabina the Teenage Witch. The episode is entitled Salem’s Daughter and stars former WWF and #WWE Tag Team Champion Billy Gunn of New Age Outlaws and D-Generation X fame. It’s a fun episode as always and we’ll be back in a fortnight. In the meantime, have a wonderful new year and remember to check out our Twitter or Facebook pages (both @wwapodcast). #nostalgia #comedy
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December 28, 2014
Episode 11 - Boy Meets World - For Love and Apartments (series 7 episode 2)
For the eleventh episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined by Colin Cox to review series 7 episode 2 of Boy Meets World. The episode, entitled For Love and Apartments, features #WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley in his Mankind persona. For the latest updates like us on Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/wwapodcast or follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast. Also, we’re looking for suggestions for our Christmas episode. #CultTV #nostalgia
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December 14, 2014
Episode 10 - Friends - The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion (series 3 episode 24)
Welcome to the tenth episode of When Wrestlers Act featuring Jon Cronshaw and Colin Cox. Jon and Colin review series 3 episode 24 of Friends starring former #WCW wrestler and #UFC fighter Tank Abbott – an episode entitled The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion. If you like what you hear, please take a moment to review us on iTunes and follow us on Twitter @wwepodcast. #WWE #Friends #CultTV #nostalgia
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November 30, 2014
Episode 09 - 30 Rock - The Ballad of Kenneth Parcell (series 6 episode 4)
For our ninth podcast Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend Dean Ellison to review series 6 episode 4 of 30 Rock. The episode features former WWF champion Mick Foley in his Mankind persona. It's a fun podcast as ever, so please help to spread the word and follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast. #30Rock #WWE #Raw
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November 16, 2014
Episode 08 - Baywatch - Bash at the Beach (series 6 episode 15)
For the eighth episode of When Wrestlers Act Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend Colin Cox to review series 6 episode 15 of Baywatch. The episode features a plethora of pro wrestlers including Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair and Randy Savage. This was one of the first episodes we recorded and was assumed to have been lost - until now! #WCW #WWE #Baywatch #TV
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November 2, 2014
Episode 07 – The X-Files - Jose Chung’s ‘From Outer Space’ (series 3 episode 20)
The seventh episode of When Wrestlers Act is our Halloween edition! Jon Cronshaw is joined again by his good friend Colin Cox to review series 3 episode of The X-Files from 1996. The episode is entitled Jose Chung’s ‘From Outer Space’, and stars Jesse Ventura. #CultTV #WWE #Halloween
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October 31, 2014
Episode 06 - 3rd Rock from the Sun - This Little Dick Went to Market (series 5 episode 14)
For the sixth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined again by his good friend Colin Cox to review series 5 episode 14 of 3rd Rock from the Sun. The episode is entitled This Little Dick Went to Market and features former WWE Intercontinental Champion Chyna. #WWE #comedy #CultTV
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October 19, 2014
Episode 05 - That 70s Show - That Wrestling Show (series 1 episode 15)
For the fifth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined again by his good friend Dean Ellison to review series 1 episode 15 of That 70s Show starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Ernie Lad, Ken Shamrock and Gene LeBell. #comedy #cultTV #WWE
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October 5, 2014
Episode 04 - Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (series 2 episode 8)
For the fourth episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined again by his good friend Colin Cox to review series 2 episode 8 of Honey I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show starring Bret and Owen Hart. The episode up for review is entitled Honey, I’m Wrestling With a Problem... and the Chief and originally aired November 1998 and features one of the greatest wrestling tag-teams of all-time: The Executioner Brothers! #comedy #cultTC #WWE
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September 21, 2014
Episode 03 – Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988, dir. Donald G. Jackson and R.J. Kizer)
For the third episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend Scott Thurlbeck to review Hell Comes to Frogtown starring ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper. The podcast features references to sex, violence and badly-made latex frog masks – so you have been warned! #WWE #scifi #comedy #film
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September 7, 2014
Episode 02 - The A-Team 'Body Slam' (Series 4 episode 7, 1985)
For the second episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend and former radio partner Dean Ellison to review series 5 episode 7 of The A-Team starring Hulk Hogan. It seems we can't shake off last week's episode, so the Body Slam and Dirk Benedict theme must continue! #film #comedy #wwe
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August 24, 2014
Episode 01 - Body Slam (1986, dir. Hal Needham)
In the first episode of When Wrestlers Act, Jon Cronshaw is joined by his good friend Colin Cox to review Body Slam. Starring Dirk Benedict, Roddy Piper and Captain Lou Albano, Body Slam is a hilariously bad film about Rock'n'Roll Wrestling. Please follow us on Twitter @wwapodcast and help spread the word! #WWE #film #comedy
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August 17, 2014