WWE Summerslam: Mark your calendars WWE Summerslam is all set to take place on August 21 at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. The marquee pay-per-view event will be one of its kind for two reasons. Firstly, for the first time in history, Summerslam will take place on a Saturday. Secondly, the event will be airing in movie theaters nationwide for the first time.
WWE Summerslam: For the first time, Summerslam will air in movie theatres
Melody Yam, WWE’s senior vice president of Global Strategy and Business Development, was excited to announce the company’s partnership with Iconic Events that will help in releasing Summerslam in movie theatres.
Yam stated, “Iconic has a stellar track record of bringing people together to experience live events in a unique manner. We’re excited to partner with their team to deliver the WWE Universe a new way to watch our biggest event of the summer live on the big screen.”
Iconic CEO Steve Bunnell also had his say on the marquee PPV event. He said, “Iconic Events Releasing is proud to be in partnership with WWE to bring their incredible brand to movie theaters coast to coast. ’SummerSlam’ is a marquee event that demands to be seen on the big screen, with big sound, in an auditorium full of excited fans.”
WWE Summerslam: WWE has returned to normalcy
Starting from the July 16 episode of WWE Smackdown, the company made its way back to normal as the Friday Night show was hosted before the live audiences at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The show crossed 2 million figures in terms of viewership for the first time since the pandemic hiatus in April 2020.
Talking about Summerslam, the PPV event is all set to take place at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Saturday, August 21. Indian viewers can enjoy the show live on Sunday i.e., August 22 at 5:30 AM.