Former WWE Superstar Eva Marie recently discussed her upcoming lead role in an action film during an interview on "Paltrocast With Darren Paltrowitz." The former "Total Divas" star shared her excitement about the "Phoenix" project and expressed hope that it would be released later this year, pending successful editing.
While she didn't disclose the same platform on which the movie would be available, she mentioned popular streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon as potential options. Marie, who made her foray into the film industry with appearances in movies such as the 2017 thriller "Inconceivable" alongside Nicholas Cage and Gina Gershon, has continued to explore acting opportunities.
In 2020, she starred in the action film "Hard Kill" alongside industry veterans Bruce Willis and Jesse Metcalfe, showcasing her dedication to expanding her repertoire beyond the wrestling ring.
Marie's WWE Journey
She has experienced two stints in WWE, Marie's most recent tenure spanned from May to November 2021.
Her final match with the company occurred on the September 9, 2021, episode of "Raw," where she faced Piper Niven, then performed under the ring name Doudrop. Following her departure, Marie was among the talents released by WWE on November 5, 2021, alongside notable names like Franky Monet (now Taya Valkyrie in AEW), Keith Lee, Ember Moon (currently the Ring of Honor Women's Champion Athena), and Nia Jax.
While some released talents have since returned to the company, Marie has expressed ongoing discussions about a potential WWE comeback. Her initial run in WWE lasted from 2013 to 2017, establishing her as a recognizable figure in the professional wrestling world.
Marie's pursuit of acting roles beyond the squared circle highlights her determination to explore new opportunities and showcase her talent in different artistic realms. With her forthcoming lead role in "Phoenix," she continues to captivate audiences and further establish herself as a versatile performer. Fans eagerly await the film's release, anticipating another thrilling chapter in Marie's evolving career.