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World Wrestling Entertainment today announced an agreement with the USA Network to air WWE’s weekly Wednesday night show, NXT, live on USA Network at 8pm ET starting from September 18. The two-hour weekly show will expand its reach on USA Network, while staying in its…

Motsi Mabuse has been confirmed as the new judge on BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing. Originally from South Africa, Motsi is a former South African Champion and German Latin Champion in 2009 and 2010. Motsi has been a judge on Let’s Dance in Germany since…

The BBC and ITV have signed an agreement to launch BritBox in the UK. The brand-new streaming service, which will be launch in the fourth quarter of this year, will be co-branded by ITV and the BBC and will showcase the depth and breadth of…

Former WWE diva Ashley Massaro has died at the age of 39. According to The Blast, Massaro reportedly passed away today but details of her death have not been announced. The Suffolk County Medical Examiner in New York told The Blast that Massaro passed on…

Brutus ‘The Barber’ Beefcake is the final inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019. He will take his place in the hallowed hall this Saturday, the eve of WrestleMania 35, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Beefcake first arrived in WWE in…

Sue Aitchison, a 30-year veteran of WWE’s corporate office, has been named the recipient of the fifth-annual Warrior Award. Named after WWE Hall of Famer The Ultimate Warrior, the Warrior Award is presented to an individual who has exhibited unwavering strength and perseverance and who…

Sara Cox is to present a new show for ITV on Saturday and Sunday mornings. The hour long show be a weekly fix of entertainment, live music and culture, with celebrity guests discussing the best in books, theatre, films, television, podcasts and all things to…

Channel 4 and HBO will air a new documentary based on Michael Jackson. The award-winning director Dan Reed’s ‘LEAVING NEVERLAND’ is a two-part documentary about two men who recount their experiences of being sexually abused by Michael Jackson. When allegations of abuse by Jackson involving…

BBC One comedy Still Game will return for a ninth and final series later this year as pensioner pals Jack and Victor go in to comedy retirement. Filming gets underway at BBC Scotland’s Dumbarton Studios and around Glasgow next month in what promises to be…

The Sun newspaper is reporting tonight that TV and radio presenter Richard Bacon is in a medically induced coma after contracting a mystery respiratory virus. He has been in a critical condition for a week, after initially being diagnosed with pneumonia across both lungs. A…

It’s being reported this afternoon that the WWE and FOX are close to a deal for SmackDown to move to the Fox broadcast channel in Fall 2019. The show will air on Fridays, according to The Wrap. It was reported last week that WWE Raw…

Big Cass has been released from WWE. “WWE has come to terms on the release of William Morrissey (Big Cass),” read a statement on the company’s official website. There’s no word yet on what led to the WWE making this decision to release him, but…

The Latest

WWE announces NXT to move to USA Network from 18th September
WWE announces NXT to move to USA Network from 18th September
Motsi Mabuse confirmed as new judge on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing
Motsi Mabuse confirmed as new judge on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing
BBC and ITV confirm the launch of BritBox
BBC and ITV confirm the launch of BritBox
Former WWE star Ashley Massaro dies at the age of 39
Former WWE star Ashley Massaro dies at the age of 39
Brutus ‘The Barber’ Beefcake to enter WWE Hall of Fame 2019
Brutus ‘The Barber’ Beefcake to enter WWE Hall of Fame 2019
Sue Aitchison, Longtime WWE employee, to receive Warrior Award at WWE Hall of Fame
Sue Aitchison, Longtime WWE employee, to receive Warrior Award at WWE Hall of Fame