TNA IMPACT to film six TV episodes in UK
- Bang Showbiz
- 8 October 2015
TNA President Dixie Carter has announced that six episodes of 'TNA IMPACT' will be shot on the wrestling company's UK tour in January 2016
Six episodes of weekly wrestling TV show 'TNA IMPACT' will be filmed in the UK next January.
The US grappling company and its Superstars will be heading to Britain at the beginning of 2016 for the 'MAXIMUM IMPACT 8 Tour' and TNA President Dixie Carter revealed on the 'Bound For Glory' broadcast which aired on Challenge TV on Wednesday night (07.10.15) that two instalments of the show will be filmed at the arena shows in Manchester, London and Birmingham.
Dixie said: "The 'TNA MAXIMUM IMPACT UK Tour' is a highlight for everyone at TNA - so I'm excited that those watching on TV all over the globe will be able to see the incredible fans and amazing action in the UK."
She told BANG Showbiz: "As everyone knows, the UK tour is always my favourite time of the year and I can't wait to see the British fans again in January. This is their chance to be on TV themselves."
Nine new TNA Superstars and Knockouts have also been added to the tour.
Scottish wrestling favourite Grado, TNA Tag Team Champions The Wolves - Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, Mr. Anderson, Tigre Uno, Gail Kim, Velvet Sky and Madison Rayne will compete on all three shows.
They join a roster that already includes Olympic gold medallist Kurt Angle, MMA star Lashley, Matt Hardy and Drew Galloway.
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan also works for TNA as a senior producer for talent development and on the creative team.