Matt Hardy is currently inactive from the ring at the moment due to some nagging injuries, and during last night’s SummerSlam event, he tweeted out some images that seemed to indicate that he has begun learning how to work as a backstage producer for WWE. During a recent interview with on Busted Open show on Sirius XM, Reby Hardy, Matt’s wife, was asked about the current status of her husband, and she said that his current deal with WWE will be expiring in March of next year. Matt Hardy’s in-ring career is up in the air right now, but Reby says that her husband is eager to learn more about the backstage duties in WWE and that only time will tell what is in store for Matt’s future in WWE. “He’s kind of giving it a go right now backstage. He’s at Summerslam. He’s not on the card but he’s there. And we’re kind of going to see from here. It’s really a transitional time right now.” Reby said.
EXCLUSIVE: @RebyHardy confirms to @davidlagreca1 & @TheMarkHenry that @MATTHARDYBRAND contract with the WWE is up this March, weighing options on future including a possible role backstage.#SummerSlam #RAW pic.twitter.com/vgARTrcyqW
— SiriusXM Busted Open (@BustedOpenRadio) August 20, 2018
One of the most critically acclaimed and well-received TV shows at the moment is the GLOW series on Netflix. The comedy series, which takes place in the defunct wrestling promotion from the 1980s of the same name, has now had two successful season and has even secured several nominations for this year’s Emmy Awards. In case anybody thought that the stories from the ‘Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling’ were over, it has just been confirmed that the series will be returning very soon. Netflix announced earlier today that they have renewed GLOW for a third season. A premiere date for the new season has not been set yet, but expect to see the series premiere on the streaming service at some point within the next few months.
Did you think we’d GLOW to Vegas without you? Let’s do this. ?? #GLOWS3 pic.twitter.com/tZhWzOJGHu
— GLOW (@GlowNetflix) August 20, 2018
Impact Wrestling has been on a roll lately thanks to several successful shows and plenty of unique talent on their roster. The promotion has been slowly growing over the past few months and management hopes to continue building Impact up by hosting shows all over the world. It has just been announced that Impact will be hosting some TV tapings in Mexico for the first time in their history. Brand new episodes of Impact Wrestling will be taped from Frontón México in Mexico City, Mexico on September 13th and September 14th. Stars currently advertised for the shows include Austin Aries, Moose, Eli Drake, Eddie Edwards, Sami Callihan, and Lucha Libre superstars Pentagon Jr and Fenix.
To date IMPACT has emanated from the US, England, Scotland, India, Canada and now we’re off to Mexico for the first time!
FULL DETAILS: https://t.co/OyOONaIHOy pic.twitter.com/S40L5M1pKo
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) August 20, 2018