WGN America Orders New Bischoff Hervey Project & Docuseries On Pro Wrestling

WGN America announced on Friday they’ve ordered their first two unscripted series, one executive produced by Bischoff Hervey Entertainment (the company of Eric Bischoff & Jason Hervey, who also produce Impact) and another docuseries on pro wrestling. The Bischoff Hervey Entertainment project is called “Outlaw Country.” The pro wrestling docuseries is called “Wrestling with Death” […]

Roman Reigns Taking Acting Classes From Howard Fine

It appears that Roman Reigns is trying to improve his character while rehabilitating an incarcerated hernia by taking acting classes. Well known artistic director of The Howard Fine Acting Studio – Howard Fine – Tweeted the following: Click here to load Tweet (if not loaded) Coaching WWE Superstar Roman Reigns. — Howard Fine (@HowardLFine) November […]

Latest Details On WWE Network In The United Kingdom

There continues to be a lot of rumors and speculation about the WWE Network in the United Kingdom. WWE has announced two launch dates for the service in the U.K. (October 1st and November 3rd) but have missed both. In fact, the company announced less than a half hour prior to launch on Monday the […]

Photo: Bill Simmons & CM Punk At NHL Game

ESPN’s bad boy — Bill Simmons — ran into WWE’s former bad boy — CM Punk — at Thursday night’s Los Angeles Kings game. He posted the following photo on Instagram: Funny who you run into at Kings games. A photo posted by Bill Simmons (@sptguy33) on Nov 11, 2014 at 8:27pm PST Download our FREE […]

Impact Audience Rises But Still Under 1 Million

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling did an average viewing audience of 930,000 viewers on Spike TV. It did not make the top 100 cable programs among adults 25-54 for Wednesday. The number was up from last week’s average viewing audience of 911,000 viewers that Alex Barie recapped at this link. Impact Wrestling Viewership Archive […]

WWE Videos: Exclusive Backstage Stories, Smackdown’s Big Move

Exclusive Backstage Stories This week’s episode of WWE Inbox is subtitled “Exclusive Backstage Stories” and is online at this link. You can also watch it embedded in the video below: WWE Smackdown’s Big Move WWE posted a commercial for Smackdown’s move back to Thursday nights on their YouTube channel. You can watch it at this […]

WWE NXT Moving To Wednesdays On WWE Network

Michelle Wilson, chief revenue and marketing officer, WWE, told Variety that NXT will move to Wednesday nights at 8 PM on the WWE Network in response to Smackdown’s move back to Thursday nights. You can read their coverage at this link. As we reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, WWE has finally confirmed Smackdown’s move back […]

This Week’s Raw, TNA Tragedy, Future Of Roman Reigns, Wrestlemania 31 Rumors

The following is today’s edition of Ask WNW. Ask WNW is the most popular feature on the website where Richard Gray answers four questions daily, Monday through Friday. To submit your question for the next installment of Ask WNW, click here.

Official: WWE Smackdown Back To Thursdays Beginning January 15

WWE has confirmed that Smackdown is moving back to Thursday nights on SyFy beginning January 15 at 8 PM ET. In a statement posted on the company’s official website, Michael Engleman, Executive Vice President, Marketing, Digital and Global Brand Strategy, Syfy, explained the move. Below is an excerpt: “Quite simply, more young men watch television […]

Details On Every Remaining Show On WWE’s Current European Tour

WWE kicked off their fall tour of the United Kingdom on Wednesday but it will be in full swing beginning on Thursday. Below is every date on the tour, we’ll recap every show like only we can here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com: Thursday from Cardiff Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales (more info) Thursday from 3Arena in Dublin, […]