Big E Guest Stars on Nickelodeon’s “Side Hustle” (Video)
Big E is staying busy while being sidelined from WWE due to his recent neck injury. As seen in the clip below, the former WWE Champion will be a guest star on the Nickelodeon show. side hustle this coming Thursday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. EST.
The episode, titled Flex into the future, follows series main characters Lex (Jules LeBlanc), Presley (Jayden Bartels) and Munchy (Isaiah Crews) as they are invited to a movie premiere. But several obstacles, including dueling outfits, a snake named Jake, and their race against time, could ultimately keep the kids from hitting the red carpet.
Big E has done various voice and acting work in the past, including the voice work he did on the show Lazor Wulf. Alongside his New Day castmates Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston, Big E also starred in the interactive Netflix movie, Escape the Contractor.
As we noted, Big E broke his neck on the March 11 edition of SmackDown on FOX in Birmingham, AL after taking a belly-to-belly pitch from Ridge Holland at ringside. He was stretched away from the ring area and then taken to a local hospital for further evaluation.
Big E announced the same evening that he had broken his neck during his move from Holland. He later announced that he had fractured his C1 vertebra and C6 vertebra, but would not need surgery. He also confirmed that there was no damage to his spinal cord and no ligament damage.
You can see this week’s preview side hustle below:
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