AEW and WWE Rumor Roundup April 12, 2022: Undertaker show and more!


WWE and AEW Rumor Roundup for April 12, 2022, including Undertaker show, Brandi Rhodes/WWE, NXT Call-ups told to slim down and more!

These are all the latest rumor roundup in pro-wrestling, which are currently afloat. So let’s have a look at all the rumor roundup from WWE and AEW.

1. New Undertaker Show

The Undertake recently got inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2022 before the WrestleMania 38 at Dallas. So now The Phenom is getting a show on WWE Network and Peacock, as per WrestleVotes

The Undertaker at WrestleMania 30
The Undertaker is a legend in the WWE (WWE)

It has been described as something similar to Broken Skull Sessions, and it “should begin acting within the next few months.”

2. Brandi Rhodes had conversations with influential names

 Brandi Rhodes left AEW with her husband Cody Rhodes last month. She is a businesswoman & television personality who is currently focusing on a project. Rhodes has found a partner to bring her Shot of Brandi Youtube cooking & interview series to TV.

Brandi Rhodes and Cody Rhodes
Brandi Rhodes and Cody Rhodes (Credits: SB Nation)

According to Deadline, Brandi is partnered with DIGA Studios. Shot of Brandi joining DIGA’s portfolio of reality-based properties like Hot Ones: The Games Show for truTV and Discovery+’s Selling The Hamptons.

This is what she quoted about her partner 

“I started shooting this show in my kitchen four years ago with two iPhone cameras and a cocktail,” said Rhodes. “I am excited to see the show evolve and thankful for the fans who have followed along. I assure you, now that I’m working with DIGA, the best is yet to come.”

According to Fightful Select, Brandi Rhodes had several “productive conversations” with “influential WWE names” during Cody’s debut at WrestleMania. And it has been said that she is focused on her Youtube TV show but has been continuing her in-ring training.

3. NXT Call ups told to slim down

WWE Superstar Gunther was given an impromptu championship match against Bron Breakker on NXT 2.0, but he lost the game. But soon enough, he got to debut last week for Friday Night SmackDown. He was joined by Barthel, who was introduced under a new name- Ludwig Kaiser.

Walter (Credits: Comic Book)

Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Radio stated that Gunther was told to lose weight before his call-up because “Vince wanted slim people on TV”. He also said that Keith Lee was given the same directive but “didn’t lister, and now he is out of the company.

4. Adam Scherr comments about Tony Khan after the “army of bots” tweet

AEW President Tony Khan posted several tweets and said that WWE is behind much of the staunch anti-AEW online community. Now many wrestling stars have also shared their opinion regarding this.

Former WWE Superstar Braun Strowman, aka Adam Scheer, is claiming that Khan “pays the dirt sheets” and banned AEW talent from working Control Your Narrative Shows.

5. No urgency to sign Ember Moon

Ember Moon was released by WWE last year, and since then, many fans have been wondering whether she will make her debut for AEW or not. According to Fightful, there’s been a “feeling out” process between Ember Moon and all Elite Wrestling, but their AEW sources say there is no sense of urgency to sign her.

Ember Moon made her WWE return at TakeOver 31
Ember Moon made her return at TakeOver 31 (WWE)

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