We are thrilled to have third generation wrestler and promoter, 2018 WWE Hall of Famer, J-E double F J-A double R, E double T, Jeff Jarrett on The Genius Cast today!
Topics discussed: Training under Tojo Yamamoto, the yin and yang relationship between his father Jerry Jarrett and long-term business partner Jerry Lawler, memories of Randy Savage and the Poffo family, the Double J character, the resurgence in popularity of the song "With My Baby Tonight," why he and Road Dogg Jesse James walked out when they both seemed to be on the cusp of great things storyline wise in the WWF in 1995, memories of Owen Hart, "taking the WWE hostage" - his side of the story, what he's most proud of from his TNA/Impact years, the surprise of being asked to join the WWE Hall of Fame, the NWA 70th anniversary show, working with Billy Corgan, Global Force Entertainment, what's next for Jeff Jarrett, and so much more!
Also in this week's show: A heartwarming story of Randy Savage playing wiffle ball with neighborhood kids in Lexington, Kentucky, Thanksgiving traditions, whether Vince McMahon ever did anything special for talent who worked on the holidays, the story of Kentucky promoter Dale Mann murdering one of his referees, Lanny's favorite vegetarian dish, Hacksaw Jim Duggan's bout with cancer while with the WWF, Lanny's thoughts on the rumors Randy was on drugs during his promos, Lanny's favorite kind of music, and more! Plus- Lanny and JP take turns singing at the end of the show. This is an episode you don't want to miss!
Pull back the curtain with The Genius Cast with Lanny Poffo and JP Zarka of ProWrestlingStories.com each Monday from 12 p.m. GMT / 7 a.m. ET / 6 a.m. CST / 4 a.m. PST.
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