WCW Monday Nitro (1995)
WCW Monday Nitro (1995)
WCW Monday Nitro was a weekly professional wrestling telecast produced by World Championship Wrestling, created by Ted Turner and Eric Bischoff. The show aired Monday nights on TNT, going head-to-head with the World Wrestling Federation's Monday Night Raw from September 4, 1995 to March 26, 2001. Production ceased shortly after WCW was purchased by the WWF. The debut of Nitro began the Monday Night Wars, a ratings battle between the WWF and WCW that lasted for almost six years and saw each company resort to cutthroat tactics to try to compete with the competition. In mid-1996, Nitro began to draw better ratings than Raw based on the strength of the nWo storyline, an anarchist wrestling stable that wanted to take over WCW. Nitro continued to beat Raw for 84 consecutive weeks, forcing WWE owner Vince McMahon to change the way he did business. As the nWo storyline grew stagnant, fan interest in the storyline waned, and Raw began to edge out Nitro in the ratings. The turning point for th

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WCW Monday Nitro was a weekly professional wrestling telecast produced by World Championship Wrestling, created by Ted Turner and Eric Bischoff. The show aired Monday nights on TNT, going head-to-head with the World Wrestling Federation's Monday Night Raw from September 4, 1995 to March 26, 2001. Production ceased shortly after WCW was purchased by the WWF. The debut of Nitro began the Monday Night Wars, a ratings battle between the WWF and WCW that lasted for almost six years and saw each company resort to cutthroat tactics to try to compete with the competition. In mid-1996, Nitro began to draw better ratings than Raw based on the strength of the nWo storyline, an anarchist wrestling stable that wanted to take over WCW. Nitro continued to beat Raw for 84 consecutive weeks, forcing WWE owner Vince McMahon to change the way he did business. As the nWo storyline grew stagnant, fan interest in the storyline waned, and Raw began to edge out Nitro in the ratings. The turning point for th


Certification: TV-PG

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Airs: Mondays at 12:00am on TNT, WWE Network

Genres: Drama, Action, Action & Adventure

Premiered: 04 September 1995

Language: English

Country: United States

Runtime: 140m

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Directed By

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Cast

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan

Terry Funk

Terry Funk

Roddy Piper

Roddy Piper

Bill Goldberg

Bill Goldberg

Jeep Swenson

Jeep Swenson

Tank Abbott

Tank Abbott

Page Joseph Falkinburg Jr.

Page Joseph Falkinburg Jr.

Randy Mario Poffo

Randy Mario Poffo

Scott Anthony Levy

Scott Anthony Levy

Gene Okerlund

Gene Okerlund

Bret Hart

Bret Hart

Raven

Raven

Kevin Nash

Kevin Nash

Paul Wight

Paul Wight

Marcus Alexander Bagwell

Marcus Alexander Bagwell

Jimmy Hart

Jimmy Hart

Kevin Sullivan

Kevin Sullivan

Eric Bischoff

Eric Bischoff

Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler

Ms. Hancock

Torrie Wilson

Torrie Wilson

Torrie Wilson

Scott Hall

Scott Hall

Eddie Guerrero

Eddie Guerrero

Jim Fullington

Jim Fullington

James Edward Duggan Jr

James Edward Duggan Jr

Theodore Marvin DiBiase, Sr.

Theodore Marvin DiBiase, Sr.

James Brian Hellwig

James Brian Hellwig

Jim Neidhart

Jim Neidhart

Ric Flair

Ric Flair

Curtis Michael Hennig

Curtis Michael Hennig

Brian Adams

Brian Adams

Steve McMichael

Steve McMichael

Lawrence Michael Rotunda

Lawrence Michael Rotunda

Jeff Jarrett

Jeff Jarrett

Allen Neal Jones

Allen Neal Jones

Daniel Christopher Covell

Daniel Christopher Covell

Scott Charles Bigelow

Scott Charles Bigelow

Steve Borden

Steve Borden

Sting

Lawrence Wendell Pfohl

Lawrence Wendell Pfohl

Lex Luger

Virgil Riley Runnels, Jr.

Virgil Riley Runnels, Jr.

Brian Pillman

Brian Pillman

Kimberly Page

Kimberly Page

Keiji Mutoh

Keiji Mutoh

Jacques Rougeau

Jacques Rougeau

Raymond Louis Heenan

Raymond Louis Heenan

Sherri Martel

Sherri Martel

Lance Evers

Lance Evers

Keiichi Yamada

Keiichi Yamada

Eric Bischoff

Eric Bischoff

William Regal

William Regal

Evan Karagias

Evan Karagias

Booker Huffman

Booker Huffman

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Mark Jindrak

Mark Jindrak

Norman Smiley

Norman Smiley

Vince Russo

Vince Russo

Big Show

Big Show

Nora Benshoof

Nora Benshoof

The Barbarian

The Barbarian

Alex Wright

Alex Wright

Mike Rotunda

Mike Rotunda

Dean Malenko

Dean Malenko

Ernest Miller

Ernest Miller

Christopher Morgan Klucsarits

Christopher Morgan Klucsarits

Brian Adams

Brian Adams

Scott Hall

Scott Hall

Tylene Buck

Tylene Buck

Steve McMichael

Steve McMichael

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Bill DeMott

Bill DeMott

Último Dragón

Último Dragón

Barry Windham

Barry Windham

Brad Armstrong

Brad Armstrong

Dale Torborg

Dale Torborg

Tammy Lynn Sytch

Tammy Lynn Sytch

Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler

Ms. Hancock

Bobby Eaton

Bobby Eaton

Kevin Nash

Kevin Nash

Sean Waltman

Sean Waltman

Billy Kidman

Billy Kidman

Juventud Guerrera

Juventud Guerrera

Debrah Miceli

Debrah Miceli

Sick Boy

Sick Boy

Arn Anderson

Arn Anderson

Eddie Guerrero

Eddie Guerrero

Van Hammer

Van Hammer

Buff Bagwell

Buff Bagwell

Brad Cain

Brad Cain

Perry Saturn

Perry Saturn

Kendall Windham

Kendall Windham

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Debra Gale Marshall

Debra Gale Marshall

Kimberly Page

Kimberly Page

Joseph Dorgan

Joseph Dorgan

Psicosis

Psicosis

Tony Mamaluke

Tony Mamaluke

Jacques Rougeau

Jacques Rougeau

Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman

Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman

Terry Taylor

Terry Taylor

The Sandman

The Sandman

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Stephanie Bellars

Stephanie Bellars

Christopher Daniels

Christopher Daniels

Pamela Paulshock

Pamela Paulshock

Chastity

Chastity

Alicia Webb

Alicia Webb

Kristina Laum

Kristina Laum

April Hunter

April Hunter

Christi Wolf

Christi Wolf

Elix Skipper

Elix Skipper

Michael Jerry Tuite

Michael Jerry Tuite

Jamie Noble

Jamie Noble

John Watson

John Watson

Lance Storm

Lance Storm

Vito Joseph LoGrasso

Vito Joseph LoGrasso

Bobby Duncum, Jr.

Bobby Duncum, Jr.

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ジェームズジョーシルバー

Erik Watts

Erik Watts

Rebecca Curci Hickenbottom

Rebecca Curci Hickenbottom

Jerry Sags

Jerry Sags

Sean O'Haire

Sean O'Haire

Shannon McNeill

Shannon McNeill

Kevin Sullivan

Kevin Sullivan

Jon Hugger

Jon Hugger

Mike Tenay

Mike Tenay

Allen Jones

Allen Jones

Stevie Ray

Stevie Ray

Chuck Palumbo

Chuck Palumbo

Kaz Hayashi

Kaz Hayashi

Chae An

Chae An

John Nord

John Nord

Mike Enos

Mike Enos

Jushin Liger

Jushin Liger

Kelly Warren Wolfe

Kelly Warren Wolfe

Jennifer Bancalum

Jennifer Bancalum

Michael Modest

Michael Modest

Shannon Moore

Shannon Moore

Vanessa Sanchez

Vanessa Sanchez

Ron Reis

Ron Reis

Reid Flair

Reid Flair

Allan Funk

Allan Funk

Michael Edwin Neil Sanders

Michael Edwin Neil Sanders

Chris Adams

Chris Adams

Johnathan Mark LeRoux

Johnathan Mark LeRoux

Gertrude Elizabeth Vachon

Gertrude Elizabeth Vachon

"Dr. Death" Steve Williams

Rick Fuller

Rick Fuller

Darren Matthews

Darren Matthews

Dean Simon

Dean Simon

Martin Lunde

Martin Lunde

Steven Williams

Steven Williams

Robert Lee Eaton

Robert Lee Eaton

Lash Rushay Huffman

Lash Rushay Huffman

Perry Satullo

Perry Satullo

Peter Gruner, Jr.

Peter Gruner, Jr.

Jamie Noble

Jamie Noble

Dionicio Castellanos

Dionicio Castellanos

Mark Hildreth

Mark Hildreth

Alicia Nicole Webb

Alicia Nicole Webb

Ryan Shamrock

Sean Haire

Sean Haire

Booker Huffman

Booker Huffman

Nora Benshoof

Nora Benshoof

Tammy Sytch

Tammy Sytch

Barry Clinton Windham

Barry Clinton Windham

Sean Michael Waltman

Sean Michael Waltman

Chuck Palumbo

Chuck Palumbo

Jerome Saganovich

Jerome Saganovich

Eduardo Aníbal González Hernández

Eduardo Aníbal González Hernández

Sione Vailahi

Sione Vailahi

Jim Fullington

Jim Fullington

The Sandman

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Costume and Makeup

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Sound

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Visual Effects

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Camera

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Lighting

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Art Department

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Other Crew

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