To preview his appearance at Side Splitters in Knoxville this Sunday, revisit his career and talk about his projects outside of wrestling, I had a chance to talk to Mick Foley on the radio show I host, the News Sentinel Sports Page here on The Sports Animal.
Knoxville News Sentinel sports writer Evan Woodbery and I interviewed Mick for just over 18 minutes.
CLICK HERE to listen to that entire fun interview.
Besides a legendary career in the ring, Foley has accomplished so much more.
He’s a multi-time best selling author. His extensive forms of writing include: an autobiography, fiction, graphic novel, children’s books, a documentary and now comic books.
He has a long list of acting credentials, voice work, stand-up comedy and much more. Read his full bio and background here.
Some of the specifics we discussed on the show…
Weather on the road doing shows
How he got into stand-up comedy
Insight on how some of those shows go
Expectations when he first started writing books & how that grew through the years
Memories of appearances in Knoxville & what type of wrestling town it is
Current WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan’s amazing connection with the fans
Some thoughts on WWE Superstar & Knoxville resident Kane
Which of his past characters most connected with the fans
The balance & tension between the performers & the creative team
His current projects
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