WWE UK Series Updates: Will It Be A WWE Network Exclusive?, What Is The Working Title For It?, More

WWE UK Series Updates: Will It Be A WWE Network Exclusive?, What Is The Working Title For It?, More

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PWInsider.com has published an in-depth report on where WWE’s UK series is currently at in development.

We have included some highlights below. The full report can be found HERE.

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  • The WWE UK series is not being simply conceptualized as a WWE Network series
    • WWE has been ramping up pitches to several UK broadcasters
    • The pitches revolve around the broadcasters carrying a WWE UK-centric product, produced in Great Britain and featuring British wrestlers
    • One of the broadcasters that WWE is talking with is ITV
  • The current title for the show is WWE King of The Ring
    • While it would share the name of the classic WWE tournament it would not necessarily be a tournament based show
  • Talks between WWE and UK based independent promotions Progress Wrestling and ICW are still on-going about bringing their content to the WWE Network