It was introduced through a press launch final yr that A&E and WWE Studios are working collectively to supply two-hour unique documentaries on numerous wrestlers.
On the time, it was confirmed that three episodes had been in pre-production and scheduled to air in Spring 2021. Though not confirmed, the idea is because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the premiere date for the documentaries have been pushed again.
These documentaries will take a look at the careers of “Macho Man” Randy Savage, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Booker T, “Stone Chilly” Steve Austin, and Shawn Michaels.
AEW announcer Jim Ross talked about on Twitter that he was filming content material for documentaries produced by A&E, however didn’t point out WWE. Ross wrote within the caption of the put up, “@A&E crew right here at the moment to document content material for a few documentaries.”
— Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) January 5, 2021
Dave Meltzer reported within the newest version of the Wrestling Observer Publication that Ross was certainly interviewed for the documentaries despite the fact that he’s at present beneath contract with the rival promotion. Meltzer added that Ross shall be featured on three episodes of the collection.