Source: PWInsider EliteWe noted before that WWE was facing an issue with CM Punk being tied to a lot of licensing and future projects. PWInsider reports that word from someone working on WWE Studios' Flinstones movie that comes out in 2015 reports that the script is being re-written for another Superstar to replace Punk's character, likely Rey Mysterio. Rey has indeed been added to the movie.
WWE is really trying to distance themselves from CM Punk and not use any Punk material, as seen with them removing him from WrestleMania recap video packages and other media. Regarding the 24 episodes of Slam City that are completed, WWE couldn't take Punk's character out because they've been done for months but they will be downplaying his involvement.
The Camp WWE adult cartoon that is expected to hit the WWE Network this year will also likely be re-done now that Punk has left the company.
Become a PWInsider Elite member by clicking here. Elite members get access to hotline reports from their staff, two weekly audio shows, a weekly newsletter and an ad-free version of PWInsider.com.
Got a news tip or correction? Send it to us by clicking here.
Short URL: http://winc.cc/kPVsIG
Sheamus Talks About His Horrible Tryout Match With Dolph Ziggler, Who Gave Him Advice
EC3 Talks Transitioning From WWE, Whose Call It Was To Work Injured, TNA Taking From TV Shows, More
WWE 2015 Hall Of Famer In Action, NXT Talent On Being The First Arab-Canadian Diva, WWE In Syracuse
Neville Surprises Child Crimestopper On TV Show, Bad News Barrett Says He Is A "Big Fan" Of Neville
More On Hulk Hogan Returning To The Ring At WrestleMania, Vince McMahon "Looking Forward To It"
Floyd Mayweather Relinquishing His Titles, Mayweather - Big Show, Reporters Banned From Fight, Tyson
Tyson Kidd On Which WWE Hall Of Famer Has Helped Him, Teaming With Cesaro, Making It To WWE
"Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Vs. Manny Pacquiao" Results: Mayweather And Pacquiao Make History, More
Former WWE Divas Champion Recently Arrested (Mugshot)
Hulk Hogan Cleared To Compete At WrestleMania 32?, Notes And Photos From Hogan In Australia
CM Punk Has Second MMA Scrimmage, AJ Lee At Roufusport
Backstage Update On Original WWE KOTR Plans, LuFisto Tries Out For Tough Enough, The Rock