Piper ’87-’89

> Hey Scott,
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> Why didn’t Piper become a movie star? It seems as though Piper was set on leaving wrestling for good after WM3 but basically did 1 big movie and came right back.
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> Did Hollywood just flat out reject him? It seems weird; he was good looking guy in his mid-30s with insane charisma. How could you not make an action star out of the guy? Was it the "wrestler" stigma?
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> Thoughts?

He wasn’t a super good actor at the time and he had an agent who made some very questionable choices of projects. It did help him as a wrestler in the long run, however.