The WWE Hall of Fame has welcomed two stunning popular culture figures.
Rock icon Ozzy Osbourne and actor William Shatner have be a part of a number of athletes, together with Nikki and Brie Bella, Jushin Liger, The nWo, Davey Boy Smith and JBL, in being inducted to the Hall of Fame, in response to tweets from the group.
Titus O’Neil, Molly Holly, Eric Bischoff, Rob Van Dam, Kane and The Great Khali have additionally been inducted.
The ceremony was recorded final week and whereas Osbourne, 72, was not current, he submitted a video message for the present, which aired Tuesday.
His induction does not precisely come as a shock, in response to the Wrestling Observer (WO), because the rocker was seen in a business for the Hall of Fame that not too long ago aired.
Osbourne has been a pal of the WWE for years, notably showing at “WrestleMania 2” when The British Bulldogs beat Brutus Beefcake and Greg Valentine within the WWF Tag Team Championship with co-management by the musician and Captain Lou Albano in 1986, per WO.
In 2007, Osbourne carried out at a “SmackDown” occasion and guest-hosted “WWE Raw” in 2009.
According to Rolling Stone, Shatner guest-hosted “Raw” twice in 1995 and once more in 2010.
He additionally inducted Jerry “The King” Lawler into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2007.
Additionally, the outlet studies that the 90-year-old actor narrated a 10-part documentary referred to as “WWE Breaking Ground” for the community again in 2015.
The pair of stars is an attention-grabbing one, as Shatner beforehand recorded a canopy of Osbourne’s Black Sabbath hit “Iron Man.”
According to Rolling Stone, the tongue-in-cheek cowl ran a couple of half-minute longer than the unique model and featured guitar from Zakk Wylde, a collaborator of Osbourne’s, and bass from Mike Inez, who was a member of the rocker’s band.
The Hall of Fame ceremony, which befell final week, aired Tuesday night time on Peacock at 8 p.m. ET.