– Next week’s edition of Friday Night SmackDown will be the 500th episode of the program. The 500th episode spectacular will apparently feature an appearance from WWE Hall of Famer Johnny Rodz. As if that isn’t enough, the show will also take a look at SmackDown’s “biggest fan,” and what it’s like to be a ring announcer. Here is the official TV Guide preview for next week’s show:
New, (TV-PG-V), The 500th’s episode celebration includes Big Show, MVP, Johnny Rodz and other stars of the series. Plus, a look at SmackDown’s biggest fan, and what it’s like to be the ring announcer. (Pro Wrestling), (V=Moderate Violence)
– Yesterday was Santino Marella’s birthday. The two-time WWE Intercontinental Champion turned 30 years old.