The CW and WWE issued a press release on Monday officially announcing that John Cena will "host" Vortex on Saturday morning as well as make his in-ring debut on WWE Saturday Morning Slam. Below is the official release:
VORTEXX ON THE CW ANNOUNCES CENA SATURDAY, WWE’S JOHN CENA SHOWDOWN
WWE Superstar John Cena to Host Vortexx on The CW, Shifting WWE Saturday Morning Slam into Overdrive on December 8
LOS ANGELES (Dec. 3, 2012) – Vortexx on The CW, an affiliate of Saban Brands, today announced WWE Superstar John Cena will host the kids television block this Saturday, December 8 from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. In addition to the WWE Superstar hosting the block, dubbed Cena Saturday, viewers can watch him face-off in the ring against WWE Superstar Heath Slater at 10 a.m. on a special WWE Saturday Morning Slam.
Cena Saturday will offer viewers the unique opportunity to get to know the man behind the legend, as this Saturday’s programming will also include special profiles on him.
“We have many young WWE fans watching Vortexx every Saturday morning, so we’re thrilled to bring them Cena Saturday,” said Elie Dekel, President of Saban Brands. “The spotlighted features on John Cena are a very exciting addition to the block this week.”
Also airing on December 8th will be other Vortexx marquee titles, including Power Rangers Lost Galaxy, Sonic X, Dragon Ball Z, Justice League Unlimited, and Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL.
For more information on Vortexx on The CW, visit www.MyVortexx.tv.