Spandex, Screw Jobs and Cheap Pops

Subtitle:
Inside the Business of British Pro Wrestling
By:
Carrie Dunn
Price:
£12.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781909178465
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
272

Description

A fun look at the thriving UK professional wrestling scene, and how it's reviving itself for a smart, sceptical 21st-century audience. Carrie Dunn talks to some of Britain’s top wrestlers, as well as promoters and fans. She finds out what really happens behind the scenes at shows and training schools, about turf wars and dreams of mainstream fame.

 

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About the author

Carrie Dunn is the founding editor of the UK pro wrestling site theonlywayissuplex.co.uk. As a freelance journalist, she has written for The Times, the Guardian, the Daily Express and Cosmopolitan, and is the author of several books including A Brand New Bright Tomorrow: A Hatter’s Promotion Diary, Mothers in Fiction and The Light Bulb Moment.