Hulk Hogan: I took pills and rum, put a gun in my mouth and thought, pull the trigger
By SIMON ROTHSTEIN
WRESTLING legend Hulk Hogan was moments away from suicide as his life spiralled out of control.
But in his new book, My Life Outside The Ring, the 56-year-old reveals how his world was turned upside down.
The depressed star, with only rum and anti-depressants for company, put a gun in his mouth and came “pretty damn close” to pulling the trigger.
Only a phone call out of the blue from the daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali snapped him out of it and inspired him to take a long hard look at himself and his life.
Hulk was once the man who had everything – a glittering grappling and TV career, gorgeous blonde wife and two kids who worshipped him.
Check out the full article at TheSun.co.uk.
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