We all know the biggies...Ali, Lawrence, Clooney, Depp, Cruise, MMJ, Thompson; but the Bluegrass has a fine history of artists that went on to find fame.
Louisville's horror and sci-fi convention, "Fright Night" brings out a couple performance based athletes as well as many other notables.
Louisville's Ohio Valley Wrestling has signed a deal with Total Non-Stop Action Wrestling, and is working in conjunction with an area film crew
The city of Louisville's relationship is even more evident with the recent wrestling hall of fame inductions.
Looking at some of the sports figures to come out of Louisville one is continually reminded of Louisville's close relationship with the world of professional wrestling, and one of the most notable pro-wrestling "talkers" is a major reason.