The wrestling legend, 50, has worked for companies such as ECW, WCW, WWE and IMPACT Wrestling during his 31-year career. The former WWE Champion had spells with WWE between 2001-2007 and 2013-2014.
Talk on 90s wrestling podcastRob Van Dam said WWE had contacted him to discuss a WWE Network documentary about his career. The documentary, which will be part of the WWE Icons series, is scheduled to air in May.
“They [WWE] contacted me and asked if I would be interested and they wanted to do a documentary about me, and I said I would be interested. We haven’t shot much yet, but, [whispering] it comes out in May. So we’ll be shooting a lot of them very soon. So I’m excited, I talk to them [WWE] to make a book, we are in talks. [H/T Inside The Ropes for the transcription]
Rob Van Dam’s last WWE appearance was in July 2019 on the RAW Reunion episode of WWE RAW. His last televised match aired in September 2020 when he defeated Sami Callihan in IMPACT Wrestling.
Who is alongside Rob Van Dam in the WWE Icons series?
Rob Van Dam is one of the five wrestling legends in the WWE Icons series on the WWE Network. The first episode, focused on two-time WWE Champion Yokozuna, aired on January 31, 2021.
Beth Phoenix, The British Bulldog, and Lex Luger have also been revealed as subjects for future episodes.