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WWE: Jakks Pacific Figures, Kennedy To Return? & Steamboat/Flair

– Arn Anderson, Jimmy Valiant, The Brooklyn Brawler, Dean Malenko, and The Fabulous Moolah have all come to term with Jakks Pacific with regards to creating figures for the WWE Classic Superstar range.

Jakks is also in negotiations to continue their relationship with the Ultimate Warrior for new action figures.

They are also scheduled to announce that they have signed a deal to produce action figures for the Rocky films, which will feature figures of Hulk Hogan as Thunderlips and Mr. T as Clubber Lang from Rocky III.

There are already reportedly plans for a Boogyman figure.

– The injured Ken Kennedy could return to SmackDown in a non wrestling as soon as tomorrow’s taping.

– Ricky Steamboat continues to publicly air his interest in working a match with Ric Flair at WrestleMania 22.

Sources: Pro Wrestling Insider, Wrestling Observer, & PWTorch