Rumor Mill: AEW Could Start Airing Weekly Shows in October
Posted On July 2, 2020
Wrestling Observer’s Dave Meltzer on his radio show supported a report by The Wrap earlier this week that All Elite Wrestling will announce a TV deal with Turner Broadcasting this Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
The rumored announcement is that AEW will beginning airing weekly, two-hour long live shows on TNT, possibly named Tuesday Night Dynamite. AEW filed a copyright on the Tuesday Night Dynamite name already. The AEW show could possibly debut on Tuesday, October 1st as that is the first week WWE will begin airing SmackDown Live on Fridays with its move to the Fox network.
AEW may also be a part of Turner’s streaming platforms. WarnerMedia upfronts for advertisers will begin Wednesday morning, so confirmation could come in a few days. It is expected that several of the big-name AEW wrestlers will be at Madison Square Garden at the upfronts to pitch advertisers for the show.