In the wake of the horrific double-murder suicide, four noted wrestling writers grapple with the life and death of Chris Benoit. The writers are all respected investigative journalists committed to looking at this terrible tragedy with integrity and passion. Benoit will approach the subject from distinctive perspectives including the media's coverage of the story, the examination of the bare facts of the case and Benoit's wrestling roots, pop cultural relevance to the case and the context of the events within the pro wrestling industry.
Steven Johnson is coauthor of The Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame series. He lives in Springfield, Virginia. Heath McCoy is a pop-culture reporter for the "Calgary Herald." He lives in Calgary, Alberta. Irv Muchnick's work has been published in "The New York Times" and the "Village Voice" and he is the author of "Wrestling Babylon." He lives in Berkeley, California. Greg Oliver has been a professional wrestling reporter for 20 years and is coauthor of the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame series. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.