Update On Billy Corgan’s Wrestling Project, Former WWE Writer Signs With AAA
– Former WWE creative team member Chris DeJoseph has accepted the position of co-executive producer for the AAA show that is scheduled to air later this year on the El Rey Network.
– The following was included in a recent Variety article regarding Billy Corgan’s upcoming pro wrestling project:
“Untitled Billy Corgan Wrestling Project” will consist of eight 60-minute episodes. The leader of The Smashing Pumpkins is now creative director of Resistance Pro, a Chicago-based wrestling league.Viewers will see Corgan create storylines, choreograph fights and manage intense post-match locker room arguments. Produced by Left/Right (“Small Town Security,” “This American Life,” “Mob Wives”); Executive Producers: Ken Druckerman, Banks Tarver, Billy Corgan, and Ghen Maynard.
“Visionaries” will consist of six 30-minute episodes. Docuseries follows the employees of Vision Scenery as they design and construct Hollywood sets, props and models for commercials, TV, music videos, films and other productions. Viewers will see this “old school” team that does not use computer-generated special effects tackle every part of the process as they plan, execute and improvise the old-fashioned way.