Freddie Prinze, Jr. joins WWE team
STAMFORD, Conn., July 30, 2008 -- Freddie Prinze, Jr., a long-time fan of World Wrestling EntertainmentÃ‚Â®, joins WWEÃ‚Â®'s creative team. Prinze, Jr. will now have a behind-the-scenes role contributing to WWE's weekly television and pay-per-view programs.
"Bringing on board an experienced Hollywood writer, actor and producer like Freddie Prinze, Jr. will only increase the level of entertainment to millions of viewers and passionate WWE fans every Monday on USA," said Chris McCumber, Executive Vice President, Marketing Digital & Brand Strategy, USA Network.
WWE's programming is seen weekly by nearly 15 million viewers in the United States alone, and in 130 countries around the world (Monday Night RawÃ‚Â®, ECWÃ‚Â® and Friday Night SmackDownÃ‚Â®).