Tag - WWE Network

Mayweather vs Big Show special on WWE Network tonight

Big Show

With perfect timing for the Mayweather vs Pacquiao boxing match tomorrow, the WWE Network will be airing a special on the Floyd Mayweather vs Big Show angle which led to a match between the two at WrestleMania 24. Titled “Floyd Mayweather vs The Big Show: The Money vs The Giant,” the one hour broadcast will recount how the story started and...

Stephanie McMahon on Jericho’s podcast on WWE Network tonight

Stephanie McMahon

Chris Jericho’s podcast LIVE! with Chris Jericho returns tonight for the second time in a month on the WWE Network and will feature Stephanie McMahon as his guest. Jericho took over Steve Austin with his podcast on the Network and started earlier this month with the United States champion John Cena as his first guest. Stephanie and Jericho had a...

WWE Network statistics for the first quarter of 2015

WWE Network

The WWE Network will once again be free in the month of May for new subscribers and it will also include the Payback pay-per-view, making it the second month in a row that WWE offered the Network for free for new subscribers and the third month in 2015 offer this deal. The Network had 1,327,000 subscribers by March 31, 2015, and interestingly...

Jerry Springer debuts new show on WWE Network tonight

WWE Network

Jerry Springer will make his WWE Network debut tonight with his brand new show titled ‘Jerry Springer Presents WWE Too Hot For TV.’ The show will be available on demand right after Monday Night Raw is over although it is not part of the live schedule. Springer has appeared as a Raw guest host twice before, in 2010 and 2014. In the 2014...

Foley’s WWE Network comedy special adds more guests

Mick Foley

Mick Foley’s Cheap Pops comedy show this Friday at Full Sail University will feature more guests other than the already announced JBL and Jim Ross. Other guests announced by Foley for the show include NXT’s Sasha Banks, Bayley, and Becky Lynch, former WWE Superstar Scotty 2 Hotty, and his daughter Noelle. The show will be taped by WWE and will...

Eddie Gilbert estate sues WWE over Network footage

WWE Network

TMZ is reporting that the father of Eddie Gilbert, Tommy, is suing WWE for using his son’s image and likeness on the WWE Network without paying any sort of royalties. The dad, who is in charge of Eddie Gilbert’s estate, is not suing to block the footage but to get compensated in return. According to docs … Eddie’s dad, Tommy...

Jericho debuts podcast on WWE Network tonight with Cena

John Cena

Tonight right after Monday Night Raw, the current United States champion John Cena will be participating in the third live podcast on the WWE Network, but this time it will not be Steve Austin asking the questions. After some issues with the WWE Hall of Famer, the company turned to former champ Chris Jericho to bring his podcast to the Network...

Press release on all the new WWE Network shows

WWE Network

STAMFORD, Conn., Mar 30, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — In addition to the premium monthly live pay-per-view events, WWE Network unveiled new programming for the remainder of 2015, which includes eight brand new original series and partnerships with director Jeff Tremaine, Seth Green’s Stoopid Buddy Stoodios and legendary talk show host Jerry...

Launch information for new WWE Network series

WWE Network

During the post-WrestleMania conference call, WWE released the dates for their upcoming new shows on the WWE Network. The animated series Camp WWE will launch in late 2015, Swerved will launch in May, Diva Search will be this Fall, Too Hot For TV with Jerry Springer launches in April, Unfiltered starts in May, Culture Shock is in June, and WWE The...

WWE announces it has 1.3 million WWE Network subscribers

WWE Network

Today, WWE announced that it has a total of 1,315,000 subscribers on the WWE Network. The company hit the one million mark in January after the Network went live in the United Kingdom and thanks to the interest in the Royal Rumble. The Network started with 495,000 subscribers, then increased to 667,000, 700,000, 731,000, 816,000, and 1,001,000...

Some new details on upcoming original series on the WWE Network

WWE Network

During last night’s WrestleMania, WWE ran a couple of ads for new WWE Network shows that will debut soon. Promos which ran for four new shows include Camp WWE, a new TV-MA adult comedy short series from Seth Green, Swerved, a hilarious new original series from the director of Jackass and Bad Grandpa, Too Hot For TV, featuring outrageous stunts...

WWE to announce 8 new series for the Network tomorrow

WWE Network

Marc Graser, the former Senior Editor at Variety is reporting that WWE will be announcing new original shows for the WWE Network tomorrow, most likely at the conference call that Vince McMahon and George Barrios will host in the morning. A Divas Search program, based on the Diva Search Contest that the company used to run years ago is among the...