Video Interviews with Top WrestleMania Stars, WWE Events Planned for Today, Tonight’s SmackDown

– Hot 97’s spoke with , CM Punk and Mark Henry at the WrestleMania 29 press conference on Thursday. Cena does the “heel turn” that was previewed on Thursday, CM Punk gives a big “f*** you” to “smart marks” and Henry talks about his match with Ryback:

– Tonight’s WWE SmackDown will feature Ryback vs. Primo and Epico in a handicap match, Jack Swagger vs. Kofi Kingston and a special surprise from The Bella Twins, Cody Rhodes and . The rest of the show will be made up of footage from Axxess and WrestleMania week.

– WrestleMania Week continues today with Axxess sessions at the IZOD Center in , NJ and the WrestleMania Reading Challenge celebration at Thomas G. Connors Elementary School in Hoboken. Also today, John Cena will ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Cena will be accompanied by Susan G. Komen for the Cure executives and breast cancer survivors.