By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.internet Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE may have an enormous presence on the NBCU and Fox upfront displays. Bianca Belair and The Miz are scheduled to talk at NBCU’s presentation on Monday at Radio Metropolis Music Corridor, whereas Roman Reigns and Charlotte Aptitude shall be two of the 5 Fox Sports activities figures in attendance, based on Deadline.com.
Stephanie McMahon spoke with Deadline about how WWE being a scripted mixture of sports activities and leisure offers benefits. “It truly is each,” McMahon mentioned. “It’s like athletic theater. It’s the story, that’s why you care …. You’re swept up within the storylines. We are able to script the buzzer-beater moments, we are able to script the Hail Marys. We’ve a leg up on sports activities. … You could object to what we do, however you’re by no means going to be bored.” Learn the complete story at Deadline.com.
Powell’s POV: Whereas issues have improved from a inventive standpoint this yr, I want WWE would script extra of these buzzer-beater model moments. Stephanie additionally spoke about coming into the streaming sport early through WWE Community, proudly owning the mental properties of the characters, and continued to tout using zombies throughout a match for promotion of the Netflix movie Military of the Useless. “Zombies have been strolling round randomly, it was fairly nice,” McMahon mentioned. Um, not likely, Steph.