by Shaun Smith
This past week The Hollywood Reporter broke the news of a biopic based on the life of WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon is currently being worked on in a collaboration between TriStar Pictures, Aperture Entertainment, and WWE Studios. The project, titled “Pandemonium,” already has named the film’s directors, Glenn Ficarra & John Requa (Crazy, Stupid, Love) and are working off a script written by Craig A. Williams, however, no casting has been announced for the film. I thought it would be fun to do a “dream cast” for who I would expect the main players to be involved with the film.
Hugh Jackman as Vince McMahon
This choice is obviously the most crucial. I was looking for someone who not only could look like Vince from back in the day but also pull of an older looking Vince as well. If anything “Logan” showed Jackman can pull off an aging character tell. Another important aspect to capture is Vince’s physique, which Jackman has been routinely putting on muscle for years now. He’s really the perfect choice to lead this cast. Continue reading Vince McMahon WWE Biopic Dream Casting