– Variety reports that The Rock is now official for Bret Ratner’s upcoming Hercules movie. Rock will be playing Hercules. Production begins this October in New Zealand.
The Rock has also signed on for a movie called Ciudad. Rock will play a black market mercenary who was hired by a Brazilian drug lord to rescue his kidnapped daughter.
– This past Friday’s episode of WWE Smackdown did a 1.97 cable rating with 2.9 million viewers. This is up from the previous week’s live show on Tuesday, which scored a 1.7 rating with 2.32 million viewers.