Sitting down with First Coast News out of Jacksonville, AEW President Tony Khan talked the foundations of his company as well as specifics about tonight’s Fight For The Fallen event. In particular, Khan reiterated that the event is primarily meant as a charity event. He stated that he had the idea for the event from the outset of the company’s founding, and that Fight For The Fallen would be an AEW flagship that will continue into the future.
Khan also talks about initial meetings with TNT before announcing their weekly show and competition with other wrestling promotions. You can see the full twenty-minute interview in the embedded video below.