June 28, 2008
in Greensburg, Ind., had "Stone Cold" Steve Austin signing autographs for $10. It was realized soon into the session
that the guy was not actually Austin, but a look-a-like. When police were called, the man and his manager left in the same
beat-up car they arrived in. The local police are investigating, but the look-a-like did pocket the money.
September 28, 2007
In its first week of rentals, The Condemned...
staring STEVE ... was second with $4.15 million. This is over half of what the movie made when it came out.
March 19, 2007
The movie The Condemned
Starring: Steve Austin, Vinnie Jones, Nathan Jones
debuts on April 27, 2007
Steve Austin plays Jack
Conrad, one of 10 convicts purchased by a rich television producer and sent to a remote island to play a sort of high-stakes
Survivor . The convicts are forced to kill each other to survive, leaving only one victor to make it off the island
appear at the HOMECOMING on Oct 3, 2005
Steve Austin was rich and famous in the WWF He was so poor... that he once ate raw potatoes for three days while waiting
his next $100 a week paycheck
The knee brace he wears, is the result of an injury he got when his knee got caught in the
Austin is now appearing in a movie role THE LONGEST YARD out this weekend.
He has also just signed a 3 year contract with WWE
Steve Austin is set to return to WWE on a part-time basis
after WrestleMania 21. He'll work on his movie projects and will make sporadic appearances on RAW in the months following
In a movie role in Condemned, Austin will play
a death-row inmate who is offered a pardon if he agrees to compete on a life or-death reality show.
Austin, one of the most popular wrestlers in the history of the squared-circle, will soon be seen in a remake of The Longest
Yard. Other movies in the works... The Running Man...The Condemmed.
Vince McMahon and Steve are on good terms.
Even if Austin can never come back to wrestle a heavy schedule, his personality is such that
he will be able to be a major player in terms of selling pay per views and merchandise. Austin is a huge cash cow for the
credit ( Slam Sports.com)
April 18, 2004
WWE and Steve Austin part ways
After months of negotiations, the WWE and Steve Austin have been unable to come to terms on a new contract and as a result
have mutually agreed to part company. (credit wwe.com)
8/3/97: In one of WWE's scariest moments, Stone Cold Steve Austin breaks his neck when Owen Hart connects with an unconventional
piledriver. Somehow, Austin manages to pull out the SummerSlam victory to claim the Intercontinental Championship.
Steve Austin earned over $6 million in 1999.
Although various reports indicate WWE management was not
too pleased with the Austin/domestic-abuse issue, the WWE lockerroom generally disagrees with that sentiment.
One worker was quoted, "It's a lame-ass situation
he was unjustly dragged into." The general belief amongst Austin's friends and coworkers is that Austin had broken
up with Tess two weeks before the incident,(credit prowrestling.com)
On LIVE WITH REGIS AND KELLY: January 14th 2004....Regis reminded
Steve Austin how the last time he was on their show he broke his nose in a wrestling move. Regis did not want to have a demonstration
on a choke hold again this time. Regis had no hard feelings about it now...Kelly tackled Austin from behind onto a mat...Austin
did the show to promote his book and Wrestlemania XX 2004..which he will be part of at some level.
Back on Raw as co-general manager with Eric Bischoff. The year
Many fans signed a petition going around at matches and events and on the internet to bring him back....he
has many injuries that force him to take a managers role.
Steve likes to have beer around when he enters the ring, he usually hands it out to others to enjoy too.
Steve lost his match at Survivor Series 2003...so he has to leave
his position as General Manger...In reality...Steve needed the time to tour his new Book...He is expected to return at WestleMania
xx in March.
Co-general manager of Raw left the ring after shaking Shawn Michaels hand and thanking his fans for their support....he drank
some beer and left the ring...then the camera focused on two empty bent cans of beer on the ring mat in a pool of blood.