Championship Wrestling from Hollywood

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For the original NWA promotion in Hollywood, see Worldwide Wrestling Associates.
Championship Wrestling from Hollywood
Genre Professional wrestling
Starring Championship Wrestling from Hollywood roster and GVD
Country of origin United States
No. of episodes 136 (as of November 17, 2013)
Location(s) Oceanview Pavilion
Camera setup Multiple-camera setup
Running time 60 minutes (including commercials)
Original channel

KDOC-TV(2010 – present)

MAVTV (2013 - present)
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
Original run September 17, 2010 (2010-09-17)  – present
External links

Championship Wrestling from Hollywood (CWFH) formerly (NWA Championship Wrestling from Hollywood) is a professional wrestling television program that airs on KDOC-TV Los Angeles & MAVTV in the United States.[1] The series premiere was on September 17, 2010.[2]


CWF Hollywood debuted on MAVTV on May 1, 2013.[3]

The promotion shoots a live TV taping, twice monthly. Starting with the December 4, 2011 taping, the promotion started filming at the Glendale Studios in Glendale, California. Before that, the Regent Showcase Theater in West Hollywood had been their home since November 2010. Previously, the Galaxy Theater in Santa Ana[4] was their home venue. On 12 May 2012, NWA Hollywood ran its first non-TV event in its history, with Scorpio Sky vs. Nick Madrid as it main event.[5]

Promotion President and on-camera interviewer is David Marquez, who has been promoting NWA events for at least 6 years.[6]

The show was originally booked by Adam Pearce, who was in January 2011 replaced by Joey Ryan.[7] On August 4, 2011, Ryan was relieved of his duties.[8] After Ryan, David Lagana and Joe Franciosi were the bookers until Lagana was hired by TNA in late 2011. Angelo Trinidad joined Franciosi after Lagana's departure and the duo has booked the program since. The show is produced by Rod Dovlin, David Marquez, Mike Coughlin and Adam Pearce (credited as A.J. Pearce).[9]

Originally a member of the National Wrestling Alliance, David Marquez announced on September 9, 2012, that the promotion had left NWA.[10]

On August 13, 2013, CWFH moved to the Oceanview Pavilion in Port Hueneme, California. Tapings will be held on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month. Also on August 13, Matt Striker joined the announce team and The Grappler made his initial on-camera debut as a manager. On October 22, 2013, nine wrestling promotions created a new wrestling body, the United Wrestling Network.[11]

CWFH announced that on November 3, 2013, the new CWFH, "Open Door Challenge", would begin. A non-televised house show event featuring wrestlers from other promotions being held at the Commerce Casino. The first other promotion wrestler was TNA star Samoa Joe.


As of October 22, 2014.

Championship Champion(s) Previous Date Won Location
CWFH Heritage Heavyweight Championship Hobo Ricky Mandel August 24, 2014 Port Hueneme, CA
MAV Television Championship Ryan Taylor Joey Ryan August 24, 2014 Port Hueneme, CA
CWFH Heritage Tag Team Championship RockNES Monsters
(Johnny Goodtime & Johnny Yuma)
(Peter Avalon & Ray Rosas)
April 13, 2014 Port Hueneme, CA

Other accomplishments[edit]

Accomplishment Latest winner Date won
Red Carpet Rumble Willie Mack June 15, 2014



Current Wrestlers[edit]

Ring Name Real Name Notes
Adam Pearce Adam Pearce
Andrew Hellman Sam Culver
Angel Lopez Angel Lopez
Big Duke Daniel Dudkiewicz
Biggie Raymond Murillo
Brian Cage Brian Button
Brian Weston Ryan Winterton
Cedric the Hitman Unknown
Che Cabrera Andres Cabrera
Eric Cross Eric Gutierrez
Eric Watts Eric Watts
Ethan HD Ethan Diaz
Famous B Brian Winbush
Fidel Bravo Fidel Bravo
Fern Owen Unknown
Gregory Sharpe Gregory Sharpe
Hawaiian Lion John Williams
Hector Canales Hector Canales
Hobo Brandon Taylor
Hoss Hogg Unknown
Ian Sutton Unknown
James Morgan James Morgan
Jody Sutton Unknown
Joey Ryan Joey Meehan MAV Television Champion
Johnny Goodtime Kevin Martenson Heritage Tag Team Champion
Johnny Yuma Andrew Pulido Heritage Tag Team Champion
Josh Rozay Josh Rozay
Kevin Douglas Unknown
Leo Blaze Byron Ivey
Luis Tapia Luis Tapia
Manimal Unknown
Mike Santiago Mike Santiago
Mikey O'Shea Michael Butin
Navajo Warrior Steve Greyeyes Islas
Nick Madrid Nick Cordova
Othello Donald Edwards
Peter Avalon Peter Hernandez
Pinky Unknown
Ray Rosas Ray Rosas
Ricky Mandel Richard Mathey Heritage Heavyweight Champion
Rico Dynamite Rico Dynamite
Ridiculoso Unknown
Rudy Talawana Rudy Segovia
Ryan Taylor Russell Taylor
Sasha Darevko Brandon Rickert
Saxon Huxley Unknown
Scorpio Sky Shuyler Andrews
SoCal Crazy Unknown
Terex Jason Hunt
Todd Chandler Todd Barker
Tommy Misfit Unknown
Timothy Thatcher Timothy Thatcher
Tito Escondido Tito Escondido


Ring Name Real Name Role
Grant Baciocco Grant Baciocco Ringside/Backstage Interviewer
Christian Cole Christian Maldonado Manager for The Scorpio Sky Experience
Crystal Crystal Ring Attendant & Chief of Guest Relations
Jon Ian Jon Ian Main Match Maker
Todd Kennely Todd Kennely Commentator
Morty Lipschitz Jeff Manning Legal counsel for Family Stone / Color Commentator
Jonny Loquasto Jonny Loquasto Backstage Interviewer / Color Commentator
Dave Marquez Dave Marquez Ringside Interviewer / Booker
Danielle Martinez Danielle Martinez Assistant to Jon Ian / Match Maker
Shelly Martinez Shelly Martinez Valet for Ricky Mandel
Olivia Sabina Mardones Valet for The Tribe
Jeff Resnick Jeff Resnick Commentator / Interviewer
Stu Stone Stuart Stone Commentator / Manager for The Family Stone
Matt Striker Matthew Kaye Commentator, Occasional wrestler
Kylie Sutton Allie Parker Valet "Sister" for The Sutton Family
Angelo Trinidad Angelo Trinidad Ring announcer


Official Name Role
Justin Borden Official
Patrick Hernandez Official
Rick Knox Senior Official
Chris Massie Official
Kevin Spencer Official


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