Odds are if you’re a male between the ages of 20 and 40, you have a soft spot in your heart for Hulk Hogan. In the ’80s and ’90s, Hogan was everywhere, quickly becoming one of the most famous people in the world as he ascended the ladder of professional wrestling. The superstardom lead to cartoon shows, movie roles and so much more.

In recent years though, Hogan has fallen from grace, becoming a tabloid mainstay due to his messy public divorce, issues with his kids, a reality show and most recently a sex tape. But Hogan hasn’t shied away from the spotlight. Instead he’s embraced it, doing a national press tour in the midst of one controversy and thereby inciting another.

One of the stops on Hogan’s tour was The Howard Stern Show. While there he not only said he wanted a role in The Expendables 3,┬ábut that director Darren Aronofsky offered him the lead in The Wrestler. Aronofsky quickly took to Twitter to deny Hogan’s claims. Why would Hogan lie? Read some quotes and hear the audio after the jump. Read More »

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Hulk Hogan

Which big Hollywood director just bought Hulk Hogan’s Miami Beach house for $19 million? Hogan bought the home for $12 million in April 2006. A fat $7 million profit? Not Bad.

But the question is what Hollywood director has that type of Cash. Answer after the jump.

Hints:

Was rejected by USC’s film school.

He is a very close friend of writer/director George Lucas from whom he often seeks advice.

Ranked #47 on Premiere’s 2005 Power 50 List.

Sean Connery is his favorite actor that he’s ever worked with.

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