Netflix has announced two upcoming WWE projects will be unveiled on the streaming platform in April.
Netflix announced that the upcoming comedy series "The Big Show Show," featuring The Big Show, will be released on April 6 while a WWE film titled "The Main Event" will be streamed on April 10.
Big Show will star alongside Allison Munn ("Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn"), Reylynn Caster ("American Housewife"), Juliet Donenfeld ("Pete the Cat") and Lily Brooks O’Briant ("The Tick") in the series. Josh Bycel ("Happy Endings") and Jason Berger ("LA to Vegas") have been tapped as executive producers and showrunners. Susan Levison and Richard Lowell are the executive producers for WWE Studios.
Below is the synopsis for "The Big Show Show"
In The Big Show Show, when the teenage daughter of Big Show (Wight), a retired world-famous WWE Superstar, comes to live with him, his wife and two other daughters, he quickly becomes outnumbered and outsmarted. Despite being 7 feet tall and weighing 400 pounds, he is no longer the center of attention.
"The Main Event" follows the story of a 10-year-old boy who is bullied but dreams of growing up to be a WWE superstar. The main character eventually gets to live out his dream with NXT early through the help of a magical Luchador mask he discovers. Notable stars such as Sheamus, The Miz, Beth Phoenix, Mauro Ranallo, and Kofi Kingston have filmed scenes for the film.