In today’s episode, our guest is Brimstone. This podcast he’s part of has three or four million downloads per week; he’s a former pro wrestler and an entertainment serial entrepreneur. There’s a lot that we’re going to unpack, so tune in!

[5:02] Why should we listen to you?

I’m such a wonderful person. I have a lot of energy. I’m not sure what to tell you if you can’t find someone with a lot of energy.

[8:18] Wrestling world

Long Island’s voice was prominent, as were sales and marketing. And they had asked me since they knew I enjoyed wrestling. And they say, hey, one of our reporters will do a deal where they’ll interview a number of the former wrestlers. And since this convention isn’t far away, could you please do us a favor? They were aware that I was interested in photography as well. They lacked in photographers. “Would you go down with them and do some shots?” they asked. Sure, why not? I say. They’re paying me.

[9:05] I walked down and, to my surprise, met a lot of folks who became excellent friends later in life. I came up to Iron Sheik, who was about to chat with me, and he looks at me and says, You seem like you could be harassed for pretending to be a wrestler. We start talking back, and his agent at the time, Eric Simms, is who he is. He used to take a lot of images for the boys. He began chatting to me, and what I didn’t realize at the time was that he was trying to work with me and get me to do something with Sheik and have Sheik train me.

[10:37] I was flipping through a pro wrestling magazine months later. And sure enough, there was an advertisement for the Long Island Wrestling Federation, the dog house was opening up, and I was thinking, okay, well, this looks interesting.

[12:11] Do you make money in this?

Depending on who you’re with and what you’re doing, you could make money. It can make a lot of money with the gimmick table.

[13:55] The brand brimstone

I’m simply a regular man like the rest of them. I’m a little bigger and a little louder. But I’m a person with a personality. I try to be nice to everyone. And I believe that my unapologetic authenticity goes out to others, impacts them, and offers them a reason to follow.

[16:02] I took Brimstone out of the ring, removed all wrestling, and created a comic book based on the character. Brimstone is on the board rounds, the comic book, and I then turned it into kids books, the border pop, so that parents and kids may connect with the same characters. 

[17:11] Food hound tidbits were born. In contrast, we were touring with the three seasons of the show. We were a very popular series. I would always bring one of the other celebs with me for the meal. Every everything I do is intertwined.

[20:44] The next natural progression

We’re starting filming for a new television series on the 14th. I am doing it with my son, and it is supposed to go to a major streaming service as of right now. 

[23:18] What promise did God make to the world when He created you?

That there would be fun. It would be fun. There would be fun; there would be a good time wherever the hell I go. And I promise you that as myself. 

Key Quotes

[14:39-14:46] “When people are in need, I always feel the need to kind of jump in there and be a part of it and help out and give back.”

[19:39-19:40] “Creative people had to be creative.”

[20:01-20:09] “I love failure. Failure is what creates and develops the seeds that you use to plant and move forward for success. So you can’t have success without having multiple failures.”

 

Learn more about Brimstone on:

Website: https://www.therealbrimstone.com/ 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/therealbrimstone/?hl=en 

Podcast: https://www.thegrindhouseradio.com/ 

 

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