WWE and FOX bringing big stars to the SmackDown season premiere kick-off show.
WWE announced WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin, World Series MVP David Ortiz, and San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle will be part of the SmackDown kick-off show on Friday. The show is set to air at 7:30 p.m. ET on FOX and will be hosted by Renee Young and Booker T.
.@WWEonFOX celebrates SmackDown’s season premiere with FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN KICKOFF SHOW - ft. these special guests and more:— FOX Sports PR (@FOXSportsPR) October 16, 2020
- 3x World Series Champion @davidortiz
- 2xPro Bowler and @49ers standout @gkittle46
- WWE HOFer @steveaustinBSR
-- : Friday at 7:30 PM ET/PT on FOX pic.twitter.com/z19Tw3RLXt
This will mark Renee's return to WWE television for the first time since SummerSlam. She is still under contract with FOX. You can view the original press release by clicking here.
Fightful will have live coverage of SmackDown beginning at 8 p.m. ET.