The Sheik

07/09/2015
  |  Buy to Own: 07/09/2015
  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Documentary about Iranian professional wrestler Khosrow Vaziri, better known by his ring name The Iron Sheik. Following Khosrow from his upbringing in Iran, the feature charts his career from his beginnings in amateur wrestling to his success in the World Wrestling Federation. Featuring contributions from wrestlers including Dwayne Johnson, Jim Duggan and Hulk Hogan, the programme provides an insight into The Iron Sheik's Hall of Fame career and his recent popularity, at the age of 72, as a social media sensation.