Episode 136 – Chris Bournea

Hey, wrestling fans! Do I have an episode of The PVDcast for you! Filmmaker Chris Bournea joins me to discuss his documentary, Lady Wrestler: The Amazing, Untold Story of African-American Women in the Ring. This documentary chronicles the lives and careers of three brave, African -American women who were trailblazers in pro wrestling, while facing racism and discrimination along the way. Chris shares his stories about making this film, why these gifted wrestlers aren’t recognized, how Columbus, Ohio fits into this tale and how influential these women were to the sport of pro wrestling. Trust me, you’ll learn a lot about this small, but important, piece of pro wrestling history by listening to the episode!