Lucha Underground starts tonight on El Rey Network


El Rey Network will begin airing Lucha Underground tonight starting at 8PM EST and then with a one hour show every Wednesday night at the same time slot.

Produced by United Artists Media Group with reality TV show executive producer Mark Burnett leading the charge, Lucha Underground features pro wrestlers and luchadores from AAA and several other countries.

The show is filmed at the Lucha Underground Arena in Boyle Heights, California, and will have former WWE Superstar Matt Striker and Vampire as the color commentators.

Apart from several well known luchadores, there will be other familiar faces on the show including John Hennigan, who wrestled as John Morrison in WWE, Chavo Guerrero, indy wrestler Ricochet who now goes by the name of Prince Puma, former TNA wrestler Hernandez, and others.