Jamie Kennedy is on a mission to make professional wrestler and Deerfield native Colt Cabana (real name Scott Colton) a star.
Jamie Kennedy Entertainment will first help distribute Cabana’s 2011 documentary “The Wrestling Road Diaries” to a larger audience and then get to work on other wrestling-related projects with the
“The ‘Road Diaries’ did amazing for one person selling it out of their tiny apartment and shipping it all over the world,” Cabana said by email. “What Jamie is going to do though is help me reach outlets I'm unable to reach such as
"That's the real power of this deal. The wrestling world knows exactly who I am and they supported the movie heavily. … Jamie knows how to reach a group of audience that wouldn't know of 'my world.'"
Kennedy recently filmed
"Stu arranged a ('Road Diaries') screening for Jamie and Jamie couldn't believe what an untapped resource I was," Cabana said. "He was blown away by the fact that mainstream Hollywood didn't know my story or acknowledge what goes into my specific art form.
"He constantly tells me how impressed he is with my hustle and unwillingness to give up. It's his mission to 'make me a star.' It's a great feeling and truly rewarding to work this hard at my craft and I finally have someone who really believes in me."
When he isn't working on his entertainment projects or seeing his name trending nationally on
"You know me," Cabana said. "Always on the hustle."
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