Tyson Announced as Social Media Ambassador
Miami — WWE announced Wednesday that former Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson will be the official WWE.com Social Media Ambassador leading up to and during WrestleMania XXVIII in Miami.
Beginning Friday, the boxing legend, who will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 31, will report live from WrestleMania Week on behalf of WWE.com. “Iron” Mike will give the WWE Universe a unique, on-the-ground perspective of the activities building toward The Show of Shows as well as the WWE Hall of Fame Ceremony and WrestleMania XXVIII itself.
"The Baddest Man on the Planet" will be all over WrestleMania Week, Tweeting live from the floor of WrestleMania Axxess and interacting with WWE Superstars and members of the WWE Universe. In addition to providing WWE.com with exclusives all weekend long, “Iron” Mike will also sign autographs at WrestleMania Axxess on Friday, March 30 from 8:00 - 10:00 p.m. (FULL SUPERSTAR SIGNING SCHEDULE)
The 2012 WWE Hall of Fame Inductee and boxing legend is firmly planted in WWE lore thanks to his unforgettable appearance at WrestleMania XIV and he remains a pop-cultural icon after his scene-stealing turn in the blockbuster comedy,The Hangover.
In his latest role as Social Media Ambassador, Tyson will add to his WWE legacy and deliver a unique experience to members of the WWE Universe unable to attend the festivities in Miami.