Netflix’s New Wrestling Movie “Main Event” Wraps Filming
PWInsider reports that the WWE Studios film for Netflix, The Main Event, has completed shooting. Shooting wrapped yesterday (Aug. 16) in Vancouver, British Columbia. NXT Superstar Babatunde reportedly plays a lead villain in the film.
Other WWE Superstars who will appear in the movie include Keith Lee, Otis of Heavy Machinery, Sheamus, The Miz, Beth Phoenix, announcer Mauro Ranallo and Kofi Kingston. Other local independent wrestlers also reportedly filmed scenes for the film. Additionally, Ace Steele is said to have handled producing and agenting matches for the wrestlers involved with the film.
The Main Event will launch on Netflix later next year.