Dark Side Of The Ring

Season 3

Season 3, Episode 14 - The Steroid Trials

4.0 6 x
In the mid '90s, wrestling was rocked by accusations of rampant steroid abuse. With star witness Hulk Hogan, prosecutors set out to prove that Vince McMahon was the one responsible.

Season 3, Episode 13 - Extreme And Obscene: Rob Black's Xpw

3.0 9 x
XPW merged Rob Black's passions for hardcore porn and deathmatch wrestling, but after he waged a war with federal authorities his empire imploded.

Season 3, Episode 12 - The Many Faces Of Luna Vachon

4.0 2 x
A striking villain in the ring, Luna Vachon was a groundbreaking physical performer who battled mental illness and addiction while seeking to champion women's wrestling.

Season 3, Episode 11 - Bikers, Bombs And Bedlam Johnny K9

4.0 8 x
Johnny K9 led a double life as an in-ring brute and the leader of a biker gang implicated in drug trafficking, the bombing of a police station, and a gruesome double murder.

Season 3, Episode 10 - Blood And Wire: Onita's FMW

4.0 2 x
After Japan’s Atsushi Onita created FMW and its spectacular matches featuring explosions and gratuitous gore, his handpicked successor took his own life while drowning in debt.

Season 3, Episode 9 - The Double Life Of Chris Canyon

3.0 3 x
In a culture that celebrates machismo and negative gay stereotypes, wrestling innovator Chris Kanyon kept his own sexuality a closely guarded secret for decades.

Season 3, Episode 8 - The Plane Ride From Hell

3.0 4 x
A private 757 flight descended into a nightmare as intoxicated wrestlers clashed with their flight crew, erupting into one of wrestling’s most infamous scandals.

Season 3, Episode 7 - The Dynamite Kid

4.0 11 x
The Dynamite Kid earned worldwide fame with a riveting, self-sacrificing style, but violent confrontations outside the ring would destroy his family, his body and his legacy.

Season 3, Episode 6 - In The Shadow Of Grizzly Smith

3.0 7 x
Having survived familial abuse at the hands of their father and the mysterious abduction of their sister, Jake “The Snake” and his siblings struggle to reconcile with their past.

Season 3, Episode 5 - Becoming Warrior

3.0 17 x
The Ultimate Warrior was a divisive force in and outside of the ring. His first wife reveals how an aspiring chiropractor morphed himself into wrestling's most polarising figure.