WWE has started contacting a number of talent and have booked them to appear in some fashion over WrestleMania 25 weekend in Houston including the company’s Axxess sessions and the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony to prevent them from appearing at Booker T’s “Fight for the Kids Foundation” Legends of Wrestling Fanfest which was designed as a fundraiser for the charity reports PWInsider.

Torrie Wilson, Nick Bockwinkel, Tito Santana and Ron Simmons have all pulled out of Booker T’s convention and have accepted bookings with WWE. Sid Vicious has also pulled out of Booker T’s convention, although it remains to be seen if it was WWE related. Scheduled for Booker T’s wrestling convention is Sting, Kevin Nash, Samoa Joe, Amy “Lita” Dumas, Booker T, Sharmell, Team 3D, Ernest MIller, Christy Hemme, Angelina Love, Velvet Sky, Jimmy Hart, Jake Roberts, Brian Knobbs, Tully Blanchard and more. More information can be found at www.bookertlow.com.