WWE confirmed final week that Chris Jericho might be showing on the April 11th version of Steve Austin’s Peacock present, Damaged Cranium Classes. This would be the first time that an AEW star has appeared on WWE programming.
TMZ launched an interview with CM Punk to ask him about Jericho’s upcoming look.
“I feel it’s attention-grabbing for certain, clearly, I perceive the excitement. Perhaps I’ll give it a shot and watch it, however it feels prefer it’s going to be softball questions. I don’t in the event that they’re going to ask Jericho all of the powerful questions and nor do I feel that they presumably ought to. It’s an attention-grabbing scenario and it’ll most likely be a really feel good interview the place they speak about Jericho’s previous at WWE. I’m certain they’ll point out AEW, however they received’t get into the exhausting questions that I feel individuals are taken with.”
Punk was requested if he’s shocked Vince McMahon and Tony Khan can be okay with this.
“Truthfully, my knee-jerk response and opinion is that I feel it exhibits Vince McMahon isn’t afraid of AEW in any respect. If he was, he wouldn’t enable that to occur. Anytime anyone is speaking about you, it’s good. There might be people who don’t know AEW exists who will watch it and say, ‘cool, I didn’t know that, I simply thought Jericho was retired.’ There may be additionally one thing to be stated about retaining your guys particular and the one place you possibly can see this famous person is on my tv present. It’s a brand new age and each firms want all of the eyeballs they will get for the time being, so kudos to all people concerned.”
As famous, Austin confirmed that he requested McMahon twice about this look and received the okay about it. You’ll be able to watch your entire interview by clicking on the participant under: