By Spike Eskin

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – As the Undertaker makes his yearly return to the WWE in preparation for Wrestlemania, his long-time manager William ‘Paul Bearer’ Moody passed away on Tuesday.

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Moody, who was loved throughout the wrestling world, was a crucial part in the successful introduction of the Undertaker character, which remains one of wrestling’s most popular.

The Undertaker will take on CM Punk in April’s Wrestlemania, along with the rest of a still-building bill.

I spoke to former WWE Creative Team member and producer of VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live Ange Goldstein about Moody’s legacy, the ramp up to Wrestlemania, and his upcoming roast of wrestling legend The Iron Sheik.

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Follow Ange on Twitter @AngeGold.

Find tickets to the Iron Sheik Roast at the official Caroline’s website, using presale password “CamelClutch.”

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