Soulman (Documentary)

A retired Canadian professional wrestler from a very famous family recounts an amazing life in the ring and discovers an unexpected new family connection.

Ricky "Soulman" Johnson was a successful professional wrestler in the 70s and 80s finding championship success teaming with his brother the legendary Rocky Johnson. Since retirement a few wrestling fans still recall his glory days, but most know him as "The People's Uncle" because his nephew Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's career is the stuff of legend.

Ricky recounts some amazing stories, past and present as well as an astonishing revelation regarding a new family connection.

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SOULMAN WILL PREMIERE AT THE REELHEART FESTIVAL 2019

We're so proud to be featured and "Soulman" has also been nominated for 2 awards!

  • Best Short Film
  • Best Canadian Film

July 2, 2019 - at U of T Wycliffe College Theatre

Get Tickets at the official ReelHeART website

Gallery

"Soulman" Ricky Johnson
Ricky and Trevor
Bloody Bill Skullion with Kid Canuck
Trevor, Ricky and Adrian

VIDEO

Preview - Ricky vs Bill