Touring Tokyo with Triple H and Michelle McCool
Triple H and Michelle McCool recently toured Tokyo to promote WWE's upcoming live events at Nippon Budokan. For four days, the Superstars participated in a press conference, as well as many TV, radio, online and print interviews. (PHOTOS)
Highlights of Triple H and McCool's tour include the MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2009, where they presented the "Best Video from a Film" trophy and walked the red carpet alongside celebrities including Katy Perry and Black Eyed Peas, and a press conference attended by 40 media outlets, including nine major Japanese TV news and information shows. The Game and the SmackDown Diva reached 30 million TV viewers in the Tokyo area through the press conference alone. Popular Japanese singer Akiko Wada was also in attendance.
Popular morning TV variety show, Sukkiri, featured Triple H in its sports segment. More than 4 million members of the WWE Universe tuned in to InterFM's radio interview with McCool. The Diva spoke about WWE and the upcoming Japan tour on Tokyo's largest, most popular FM radio station. McCool participated in an interview and photo shoot for Flash, a popular weekly men's entertainment magazine, as well as an interview with Mainichi.jp, the Web site for Japan's third largest newspaper.
Both Superstars spoke to Weekly Pro Wrestling magazine; Tokyo Sports and Daily Sports newspapers; Yahoo! Japan, the country's largest sports news Web site; and more than a dozen other media outlets. In addition, they also visited SKY PerfecTV! and J Sports where they filmed television promotional spots.