Ultimate Warrior Headlines Unique WWE Hall of Fame Ceremony

warriorhofMany people wondered what exactly The Ultimate Warrior would say on his long-awaited return to the WWE.  And he did not disappoint headlining the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2014 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA as one of seven new members.

After becoming one of the top stars in the WWE during the late 80’s and 90’s, Warrior — which is his real name after changing it from his given name Jim Hellwig years ago — and the company parted ways in 1996.  Since that time, both sides had been very outspoken about one another especially after the WWE released the DVD “The Self-Destruction of The Ultimate Warrior”, a scathing portrayal of the man behind the character.

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WWE Poll: Who Are You Looking Forward To Seeing Tonight At The WWE Hall Of Fame?

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The WWE Hall of Fame takes place tonight in New Orleans, Louisiana. You can watch the ceremony live on the WWE Network starting at 9 p.m. ET.

The Hall of Fame class of 2014 includes The Ultimate Warrior, Razor Ramon, Jake Roberts, Lita, Mr.T, Paul Bearer and Carlos Colon.

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Lineup for WWE Hall of Fame Class 2014

Coming up on Saturday night, the WWE will induct seven more members into its Hall of Fame. It’s an interesting lineup to say the least with plenty of characters and even controversial choices. The entire ceremony will air live on the WWE Network beginning at 9pm Eastern.

* The Ultimate Warrior

An iconic character from the 80′s known best by fans for his wild entrances running to the ring and his even wilder, nonsensical promos that he would scream out. Warrior’s big moment was defeated Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania VI which many people thought would be the passing of the guard but it was not and Hogan would return to take the top spot in the company. He had plenty of detractors from his peers for his style, especially since was not a very good wrestler and his erratic personality. That’s likely why Linda McMahon will be introducing him and not a fellow wrestler.

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Scott Hall Makes His First Statement Since WWE Hall Of Fame Announcement

It was announced during last night’s WWE Monday Night Raw that Scott Hall was the latest induction into this year’s WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014. The class includes The Ultimate Warrior, Jake Roberts, Lita, Paul Bearer, Mr.T and Carlos Colon.

Hall released a statement this morning on Twitter discussing the announcement.

The WWE released a video, which you can watch at the top of the page when Hall was known as Razor Ramon. The Hall of Fame takes place the day before Wrestlemania 30 on Saturday April 5, which you can in its entirety starting at 9 p.m. ET on the WWE Network.

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The WWE Hall Of Fame Will Air On The WWE Network

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Fans have been wondering since the WWE Network was announced if the WWE Hall of Fame would be shown live. Now we have the answer.

Triple H announced in his weekly video interview with Michael Cole that aired at the Smackdown tapings that the Hall of Fame will air live and in its entirety on the WWE Network.

The ceremony was always shown on a tape delay either the night of or right before Monday Night Raw would be on the USA Network. This will be the first time the Hall of Fame will be aired live since 1994 when the first ceremony took place.

This year’s class of 2014 inductees are  The Ultimate Warrior, Jake Roberts and Lita. More entrants will be announced soon. The Hall of Fame ceremony will take place the night before WrestleMania 30 on Saturday, April 5 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Lita Is The Third Entrant In The 2014 WWE Hall Of Fame

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The Ultimate Warrior and Jake Roberts were the first entrants announced for the WWE Hall of Fame. During tonight’s edition of WWE Monday Night Raw, it was announced that Lita is the third member of this years class.

Lita got her big break when she appeared in ECW as Miss Congeniality. She made her WWE debut in 200 paired with Essa Rios. After a shirt time with Rios, she was then paired with The Hardy Boys. She went on to become a four time WWE Women’s Champion and had her most memorable feud with Trish Stratus.

The WWE Hall of Fame induction takes place the day before WrestleMania 30 in New Orleans on Saturday, April 5.

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