At his apex, Stone Cold Steve Austin was a pop culture phenomenon, the biggest superstar in the history of sports entertainment. Despite battling the rejection of being fired and a career-threatening injury, Austin persevered and vaulted to the top of his profession. Now, fans can relive the epic story of the Texas Rattlesnake with Stone Cold Steve Austin. Filled with new, never-before-seen i Written by
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I was post-producing an ECW television show, and I got a phone call from a friend of mine in WCW informing me that Steve had been fired by Eric Bischoff. So I called Steve on the phone.
My phone rings, and there's Paul Heyman calling me. Now, me and Paul had known each other for years down in WCW. I was part of the Dangerous Alliance, he managed me, we traveled together, and just had a blast and man, we just had an instant chemistry, we instantly liked each other and mutual respect. But anyways...