WWE Studios Expanding Into TV & Digital
November 30, 2017 - WWE
WWE Studios is about to dump a large bend on a multiplatform push. The pro wrestling titan’s suit design prolongation arm is expanding into scripted, non-scripted, family and charcterised radio and digital content.
Michael Luisi will continue to manage a WWE Studios as boss and also will manage a new TV/digital directive. “Our new stretched concentration on radio and digital continues to pull WWE Studios as a multi-platform prolongation company, with a ability to emanate strange calm for tellurian placement as we have successfully finished for a large screen,” pronounced Luisi, who has run a studio given 2011. “We demeanour brazen to identifying pivotal partners to work alongside us while formulating opportunities to use a on-screen WWE talent in new and sparkling ways.”
WWE already produces TV transport with Total Divas and Total Bellas array on E! and a upcoming Andre a Giant documentary for HBO. It also has constructed such underline transport as The Call and The Marine authorization and is teaming with Dwayne Johnson on Fighting with My Family, a comedy-drama from writer-director Stephen Merchant formed on a loyal story of WWE star Paige and her family of veteran wrestlers. MGM pinned placement rights in a $17.5M understanding during Berlin this year.
WME will repute a studio in a new endeavors.
Said WWE Chairman CEO Vince McMahon: “Given a distance of a fan bottom and their ardour for WWE programming good over a core in-ring shows, this is a ideal time to serve settle a WWE code with new genres opposite platforms. WWE Studios is open for business with this new TV and digital initiative.”