Former WWE star MVP announced via Twitter that he has resigned from New Japan Pro Wrestling. He tweeted:
"I informed NJPW that I would no longer accept dates," he did however note that he left on good terms: "I would like to thank @njpw1972 for allowing me to realize a dream! I love Japan and will forever be grateful. I left on good terms as always."
He added: "I'm currently working on a TV project with Lionsgate TV. I'll release more details soon. But right now I'm not affiliated with ANY company. I WILL return to wrestling eventually. The door is open for a return to WWE, NJPW, and even TNA. However my focus now is developing my TV show."