Paul Heyman on being part of WrestleMania 38 and how to align yourself with greatness
Episode 192 of the Sports Media Podcast features Paul Heyman, the longtime WWE performer who will be part of the main event of WrestleMania 38, the WWE’s signature event, which is set for April 2-3 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. In this podcast Heyman discusses how he approaches this stage of his career and how long he wants to perform; the ability to align yourself with great performers such as Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar and CM Punk; how the best performers never break from character; Renee Paquette calling him a method actor and why he agrees with that; performers getting physical with his character and how to prepare for that; why Pat McAfee has been so successful as a WWE broadcaster; his desire to do a podcast and what those future plans possible can be; the prospect of one day working with Ronda Rousey; CM Punk’s future in AEW; why the WWE is not using Charlotte Flair to her best potential; the incredible women’s division in the WWE, and much more.You can subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and more.
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The Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch is a weekly show that features interviews with members of the sports media about their work, as well as roundtables with sports media reporters about television, digital, audio/radio, print, and other forms of media. You can read Richard’s work at The Athletic and hear his words at Sportsnet 590 The Fan in Toronto.