Get ready for more WWE.
The Hollywood Reporter reports that WWE and Endeavor Audio have struck a deal to create a podcast network that will feature several series focused on its superstars. More details are expected to be announced in the near future.
"Storytelling is at WWE's core and we are eager to add the audio genre to our portfolio," said WWE Advanced Media Executive VP Jayar Donlan. "Partnering with Endeavor Audio, an expert in podcasting, will enable us to provide our fans with unique content and reach new audiences across the platform."
Added Endeavor Audio Senior VP Moses Soyoola, "We're always looking to pair dynamic content with the best formats for listeners. Through our new partnership with WWE, we're looking forward to tapping into their iconic event portfolio and talent base to create compelling audio content for their fans."
WWE PARTNERS WITH ENDEAVOR AUDIO TO DEVELOP PODCAST NETWORK
NEW YORK, NY AND STAMFORD, CONN. (August 22, 2019) – Endeavor Audio, Endeavor’s audio-first entertainment studio, and WWE (NYSE: WWE), a global media and entertainment company, today announced plans to launch a new WWE Podcast Network with several Superstar-focused series. The move into the audio space marks a first for WWE and is Endeavor’s latest foray into exploring new podcast formats.
WWE currently works with Endeavor Streaming to power the WWE Network. Endeavor Audio is the current home of The Bellas Podcast featuring Nikki & Brie Bella.
WWE first hinted at the idea of a podcast network earlier this year at their business partner summit over WrestleMania weekend.