Henderson, NV -- (ReleaseWire) -- 07/27/2018 --The revival of the classic live professional wrestling series Ring Warriors will make its North American debut on WGN America on Saturday, September 15th at 8:00am ET. Global Genesis Group, a Nevada-based company is Executive Producing the series and is the Worldwide Distributor. Ring Warriors is slated to reach an estimated 80 million households with 52 original 1-hour episodes airing each week.
Founded by the Legendary Hiro Matsuda; trainer of such international superstars as Hulk Hogan, the Great Muta and "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndoff, Ring Warriors is a wrestling federation for all fans. The series combines the skill and athleticism of traditional pulse-pounding pro wrestling action with the entertainment elements that have attracted a new generation of sports entertainment enthusiasts.
Live TV tapings of Ring Warriors will take place on August 8th and 9th at the Sam's Town Casino in Las Vegas featuring a host of international wrestling stars including: Wes Brisco, Melissa Anderson, Michael Tarver, Santana Garrett, former WWE star Chaz Warrington, The Hotshots (former TNA star Chase Stevens and former WWE developmental and TNA star Cassidy Riley), Luke Hawx, Lucha Underground star Marty the Moth, Alexander Hammerstone, Funny Bone, The 1% (Royce Isaacs and Jorel Nelson), Chris Bey, Alex Chamberlain, Chance Prophet, Tokyo Monster Kahagas and The Slambinos, Francisco Ciatso and A.J. Jannazzo.
Driven by sheer love of the sport, Ring Warriors fuses legendary wrestling moves with entertaining and fun storylines, great characters and a wealth of quality entertainment for audiences of all ages.
"We are so excited for this series to make its national cable debut on WGN. We are incredibly proud to be handling production and international distribution for Ring Warriors. We look forward to bringing Ring Warriors to professional wrestling fans all over the world in the near future," stated Rick Romano, President, Global Genesis Group.
"Howard Brody, Larry Bannon and I look forward to bringing our passion for wrestling to the rest of the world. The legend lives on!" stated Howard Lipkint, Executive Producer of Ring Warriors.
About Global Genesis Group
Global Genesis Group's core business is the production and distribution of Television IP's, Feature Films and Animated Content as well as creating and developing its own original IP's to generate global branding. Global Genesis Group is a full-service Production, Distribution and IP management company.