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Inside That Tearful Paul Heyman Promo on ‘Raw’ – Could It Actually Win WWE an Emmy? (Video)

Inside That Tearful Paul Heyman Promo on ‘Raw’ – Could It Actually Win WWE an Emmy? (Video)

If Paul Heyman’s tearful interview performance last Monday on WWE flagship series “Raw” wasn’t the most skillful wrestling promo of all time, but many fans and entertainment critics would tell you that it’s right up there. It was so good, in fact, that some people are even talking about Emmy consideration — yes, seriously, and for a (somewhat) rehearsed interview from a fake sport.

Don’t take our word — or that of the “marks,” an unflattering wrestling term for a fan who buys into everything the organization tells them to — about the merits Heyman’s performance, here are some influential blue checks feeling the same thing:

.@HeymanHustle as good as Daniel Day-Lewis tonight.

— Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch) August 7, 2018

.@HeymanHustle deserves an Emmy.

— Kristopher Tapley (@kristapley) August 9, 2018

Additionally, movie news outlet Slash Film called Heyman’s ongoing and evolving role on “Raw,” “One of the best performances currently on television.

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