Hollywood Hogan Returns in TNA, Even More on Why Claire Lynch Left The Company

Nick Paglino

Hulk HoganHollywood Hogan Returns in TNA

For those who missed Impact last night, Hulk Hogan made his return to TNA as "Hollywood Hogan." He was involved in a backstage segment and offered support to Sting against Aces & Eights. He was featured in the backstage segment due to lack of mobility stemming from his latest back surgery.

Even More on Why Claire Lynch Left The Company

As we reported two days ago, Claire Lynch, real name Julia Reilly, quit TNA when her real identity recently surfaced online.

In an update to the developing story, PWInsider.com is reporting that once her identity was revealed, wrestling fans bombarded her professional website, LinkedIn and YouTube accounts with "derogatory and hateful messages about her acting, her character's actions and her character's appearance."

Reilly feared that casting directors and potential employers would read the hateful comments posted about her, which were described as "some of the most classless garbage you'd expect to see, just low rent message board loser stuff." Consequently, Reilly decided to quit TNA immediately.

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