WWE Holds ‘State Of The Business’ Meeting


Credit: Variety

WWE held a State of Business meeting which revealed more details on the WWE Network.

— WWE revealed new Network shows along with the already-completed Legends House. The list includes a reality show called WWE Divas Tour Bus, two flashback shows called WWE Wrestlemania Rewind and The Monday Night War: RAW vs Nitro. They also announced WWE Countdown.

— The actual business details and launch date have yet to be confirmed. WWE marketing executive Michelle Wilson said: “We continue to evaluate the best approach” Carriage deals have also yet to be revealed.

— The official cast list for Legends House is Roddy Piper, Hillbilly Jim, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Tony Atlas, Pat Patterson, Howard Finkel, Mean Gene Okerlund, and Jimmy Hart. This group will also appear on the live SmackDown episode on April 10 from Hamilton, Virginia.

— Stephanie McMahon spoke at the meeting and said that WWE is looking for ways to use their 100,000 of library footage, including footage that has either aired only once or never before on TV.

— WWE will also launch a third weekly TV show on a yet-to-be-named broadcaster. The show will be one-hour, but no other details were given. The company will also produce an hour-long Spanish-language show.

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