Two-time champion of MTV’s The Challenge and present WWE Superstar Mike “The Miz” Mizanin lately spoke with Heavy in regards to the latest installment of the franchise, The Challenge: All Stars.
The Miz initially appeared on The Real World: Back to New York in 2001 after which went on to movie 5 seasons of The Challenge. The show acted as a springboard for The Miz, who has been working as an expert wrestler because the mid-2000s. For his subsequent match, The Miz, alongside his tag-team companion John Morrison, is ready to wrestle Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny and Damian Priest on April 10 throughout WrestleMania 37 at 8 ET/5 PT on Peacock.
The Miz additionally has his personal actuality TV show along with his spouse Maryse Mizanin, Miz & Mrs., and it is again April 12 on the USA Network.
The Miz revealed to Heavy that fellow Challenge legend Mark Long approached him about taking part on All Stars. All Stars premiered on April 1 by way of Paramount+, with new episodes dropping each Thursday.
The Miz stated, “As quickly because it obtained a bit of pickup, he referred to as me and was like, ‘Hey, will you do it?’ And I used to be like, ‘Look, with my schedule with WrestleMania, with WWE, with Miz & Mrs., with all the pieces I’ve going on, I simply haven’t got the time.'”
Long requested The Miz to come onto the show as a bunch or visitor host, however due to COVID-19 quarantine protocols, it wasn’t sensible for the WWE Superstar.
“He’s like, ‘Will you host or visitor host? And I used to be like, ‘Let’s speak about it when this truly occurs.'” The Miz continued. “And it truly occurred, the pandemic occurred, and I simply did not have 14 days to spare to quarantine to go there to truly visitor host and even host. So, I simply did not have the time.”
The Miz stated he wished he had the time due to his love for The Challenge and MTV.
“I like all the pieces that MTV, Bunim/Murray and that show has finished for me,” The Miz continued. “It gave me a mindset that I may pursue something I may probably need within the leisure discipline. And I’m at all times in debt to them.”
The Miz is not any stranger to internet hosting The Challenge.He has hosted a number of reunion episodes, in addition to the spinoff sequence Champs vs. Stars.
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The Miz Would ‘Definitely’ Host or Guest Host ‘All Stars’ Should His Schedule Allow
The Miz confirmed to Heavy that ought to The Challenge: All Stars renew for extra seasons, he’ll critically have a look at making a return as a bunch.
“I positively will take it into consideration,” The Miz stated. “I am unable to offer you a particular sure. But if my schedule permits it, I might positively return as a result of I like The Challenge. It’s an unbelievable show. It’s enjoyable to watch and truthfully, I like the all-stars, like having the ability to see all of the folks that I grew up watching.”
The Miz stated he was excited to see Teck Holmes again on the show, somebody he hasn’t seen or spoken to in round 15 years.
“I nonetheless discuss to Mark so much, Ace [Amerson] is on there,” The Miz continued. “You know, you have a look at Kendal [Sheppard] and Trishelle Cannatella and Katie [Cooley], these are all of the folks that I’ve such fond reminiscences of being on a Challenge with.”
The Miz Said That He Wouldn’t Compete on ‘The Challenge,’ Retired From the ‘Drama’
We had to ask The Miz: ought to he have time to seem on The Challenge, would he come again as a competitor?
“I’m retired, man!” The Miz answered. “I’m retired from doing the challenges and the drama. I imply, I like the competitors however the drama that comes together with it’s a lot”
The Miz then in contrast the form of drama on his actuality show versus The Challenge.
“It’s sort of a cause why I created Miz & Mrs.,” The Miz continued. “Because I do love my actuality roots and I like having a actuality show with my household. You know, our points and drama is laugh-out-loud comedy, like our actuality show is totally completely different. I believe we have began a completely completely different style of actuality show the place you’ll be able to sit again along with your total household, watch and simply chortle and luxuriate in.
“With The Challenge, you are preventing for some huge cash. And once you’re preventing for some huge cash, a whole lot of heated arguments come up. And it creates a whole lot of drama that I do not know, man, I do not know if I need to cope with that at this level in my life. Like I’m too wanting simply to get pleasure from life. And I understand how I get when I’m on a Challenge and when I’m being aggressive, and I simply know the way it will get.”
The Miz Will Make Sure Bad Bunny Has a Lot of ‘Boo-Boos’ After Their Match at WrestleMania 37 on April 10
For the sixth 12 months in a row, Snickers is the unique presenting sponsor of WrestleMania. And to have fun the event, 5 limited-edition Hunger Bars are on the market at Dollar General shops throughout the United States.
And the kicker: they’ve phrases on them from WWE Superstars, together with The Miz.
The Miz’s catchphrase “Awesome,” has been used on Snickers bars up to now and he advised Heavy one other thought for a phrase that might work on the chocolate bar: “Poor Bad Bunny.”
“You really feel unhappy, have a Snickers,” The Miz stated. “Because Bad Bunny followers are going to really feel unhappy, after Saturday, April 10 at WrestleMania, as a result of, nicely, I’m going to harm him. And they’re most likely not going to have the option to hear him carry out for a really very long time afterward, as a result of he is going to have a whole lot of boo-boos. The bunny goes to have a whole lot of boo-boos.”
Catch Wrestlemania 37 April 10 and April 11, streaming on Peacock within the United States and the WWE Network all over the place else. Also, Miz & Mrs. returns on April 12 on the USA Network at 11/10c.
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