Roddy Piper spoke with Girls and Corpses Magazine on the set of his horror film The Chair. This is believed to be his final interview
On WWE’s current talent
They all are very, very kind. Anyone that answers the bell, I have all the respect in the world for them. They all…I was the youngest in the world in history when I started, 15. That’s illegal now. They all know that, and they give me kindness and I appreciate that. I love them.
On The Rock showing him respect at WrestleMania
During his [Rock’s] tenure, I wasn’t there at that time, he came up to me, I think it was the last WrestleMania. He comes and hugs me and says, ‘I want to pay my respects, you were my hero when I was a kid, you were the original gangster.’
Check out the video here:
Behind-the scenes on the set of The Chair, wrestling legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper speaks to Robert “Corpsy” Rhine about his career. You can see the joy in this man, humor, kindness and it was a pleasure to meet and work with him. We can learn a lot from his lust for life.
“Rowdy” Roddy Piper’s final interview (R.I.P)
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