Barry Scott, the iconic voice behind many early TNA intro video packages, has passed away.
His passing was announced by Impact Wrestling via social media with a post that read: “We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Barry Scott. For years Barry was the iconic voice of TNA Wrestling, lending us gravitas and credibility. He will be dearly missed.”
Scott was 65-years-old. No word at this time on what caused his death.
Dixie Carter reacted to the news afterward on Twitter. “I am heartbroken to hear about Barry’s passing,” she wrote. “Not only was he an amazing talent, he was a true gentleman that I adored. You will be missed Barry. Sending love and prayers to your family.”
Listen to some of his highlights in the thread below.
In tribute, we're going to post a number of the features Barry lent his incredible voice to.
The intro to the October 1, 2005 episode of iMPACT! – the first episode on Spike TV. pic.twitter.com/QQedh7Z6Kr
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) September 10, 2020