It’s the Super Bowl of professional wrestling and it took place Sunday night at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.
WWE‘s WrestleMania 29 played to a sold out crowd of 80,676 fans in New Jersey and grossed $12.3 million.
The professional wrestling extravaganza was broadcast around the world on pay-per-view in more than 100 countries and 20 languages. The pay-per-view cost viewers in the U.S. $59.99.
In addition to a full card of matches with top wrestling superstars, there was a performance by rapper Diddy; rock back Living Colour played wrestler CM Punk out to the ring with a live version of his theme song, ‘Cult of Personality;’ and appearances by talk show host Michael Strahan, reality TV star Snooki, business mogul Donald Trump, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, NBC sports reporter Michelle Beadle, and Pee-wee Herman.
Check out several images from WWE’s WrestleMania 29 below, including images of The Rock with Strahan and his sons and friend; Diddy performing; and The Rock congratulating Cena after loosing the match to him.
Talk show host/actress Rolonda Watts poses with Maya Angelou at her 85th birthday party.