NXT To Air Live on USA– Officially Announced
As announced today through Twitter, NXT will start airing weekly on the USA Network starting September 18 th, 2019.
“The move to USA Network provides an opportunity to deepen our relationship with NBCUniversal and further build the NXT brand,” stated Vince McMahon, WWE Chairman & CEO. “Over the long term, our goal is to develop a following that can be monetized to the same level as our flagship programs, Raw and Smakdown”
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“USA Network and WWE have one of the longest and most successful partnerships in television history,” stated Chris McCumber, President, Entertainment Networks– USA and SYFY. “As the No. 1 cable entertainment network, we’re excited to add NXT to our weekly lineup alongside powerhouse flagship Raw and to bring a new generation of Superstars to a wide audience.”
PWI’s Mike Johnson supplied simply a couple of more information today concerning the show’s status on the WWE Network. According to Mike, the show will air on a 24 hour tape hold-up on Thursdays at 8pm eastern.
This is big news for NXT and a chance for the brand name to lastly expose itself in a longer, live format. Will you be viewing NXT reside in September?