The following press release was issued to Prowrestling.net to promote the “Chico El Luchador: Scuffling with Shade” documentary.
Chico El Luchador, the greatest professional wrestler of all time, is finally featured in a documentary about his epic rise and tragic fall from grace.
Following in the tradition of “Wrestling with Shadows” and “ESPN’s 30 for 30: Ric Flair”, “Chico El Luchador: Scuffling with Shade” is the 99.7% true story of Chico’s decades long career.
While some might view this as more of a comedy mockumentary, Chico’s story is still real to him, dammit! It’s told by Chico along with pro wrestling stars Sean Waltman (X-pac), IWGP Champion Kazuchika Okada, tag team champions The Young Bucks, Bullet Club’s villain Marty Scurll, Former WWE Superstar John Morrison, “The King of Dong Style” Joey Ryan, New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Juice Robinson, NJPW announcer Kevin Kelly, and many more.
Sponsored by “DDT Yoga”, “Chico El Luchador: Scuffling with Shade” reveals the truth Chico losing his mask in a “screwjob” to his jealous arch-rival Juanito El Malo.
“Chico El Luchador” is Executive Produced by pro wrestling superstar Rocky Romero, who says that Chico has always been inspiration for him. “Chico” is directed and co-written by Marc Warzecha (Comedy Central, The Second City.)
“Chico El Luchador: Scuffling with Shade” Part 1 can be seen here: ChicoElLuchador.com
Additional Chico stories told by Cody Rhodes, Adam Cole, Colt Cabana, and Don Callis can also be viewed on those platforms.
“I am proud to say, I have never done a job.”
“All of my moves are finishing moves.”
“I am available for bookings.”
Powell’s POV: This looks like a lot of fun and I’m anxious to check it out.
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