Hulk Hogan was a visitor on Steve Austin’s podcast in 2019 (by way of) sescoups), the place he mentioned his participation in “Rocky III”. “The mindset at the moment was not the identical as it’s now,” Hogan defined. “In case you had been a wrestler, you would not do TV, you would not do a film, when you had been a wrestler you would be a wrestler… Vince Sr. fired me to do movies since you did not do films again then. Or to do a TV present.”
hogan went into extra element About his firing by Vince McMahon Sr. in “The Story of: Hulk Hogan” in 2019.
“Mr. McMahon Sr. mentioned, ‘Effectively, when you do the movie, you get fired,'” Hogan defined. “So, I did the movie, and was fired. The phrases had been, ‘You will by no means work right here once more.’ There have been different wrestling venues on the time, so I went again to Japan, I went to Minnesota after Japan.”
More than likely, Hogan was fired by Vince McMahon Sr. in April or Might 1981. Per Cagematch, his final match in his first WWF 1983 the return was on 18 April 1981, He then started wrestling for NJPW in Japan. 8 Might 1981, Hogan started wrestling for an NWA affiliate promotion juneAfter which the Minnesota-based AWA in . Too august,