Fighting with My Family
Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for the WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her loved ones behind and face this new cutthroat world alone. Paige’s journey pushes her to dig deep and ultimately prove to the world that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star.
Director: Stephen Merchant
Budget: $11 million
Box office: $41.5 million
When: Tuesday 28th January 2019
Where: The Ray Theatre, Park City, Utah
Los Angeles Screening
When: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Where: The London Hotel, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA
When: Monday 25th February 2019
Where: BFI Southbank, Waterloo, London
- The film is based on the 2012 documentary The Wrestlers: Fighting with My Family by Max Fisher.
- Filming took place in multiple locations including; Berkshire and Norfolk, England; Santa Clarita, California, Staples Centre, Los Angeles, Long Beach, California, and Orlando, Florida. Some scenes were even filmed before and after the February 20 and February 21 shows of WWE’s Monday Night Raw, SmackDown and 205 Live!
- Zak Knight has a cameo in the film and stars as a gang lieutenant.