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New UFC Owners Line up List of A-List Celebrity Investors

Photo by Frazer Harrison/Zuffa LLC I guess we should have known when the UFC was purchased by a Hollywood talent agency that the days of the quiet little upstart sports promotion with the quirky ultra-violent reputation toiling away in relative obscurity, even infamy, weren’t long for this world. No, the moment WME-IMG, the mega-agency that represents movie stars like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Charlize Theron and countless others, bought the UFC from Zuffa for $4 billion in July, the countdown to the end of one era in MMA and the beginning of the next was officially on.
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