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WWE Hall of Fame special on USA Network; Renee Young to co-host Big Morning Buzz on VH1

USA Network will broadcast a one-hour special highlighting the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at 11 p.m. EST Monday, March 30, immediately following Monday Night Raw.

WWE legends, including Macho Man Randy Savage, The Bushwhackers, Alundra Blayze and Rikishi along with pop-culture icon Arnold Schwarzenegger, will be immortalized as members of this year’s WWE Hall of Fame class for their accomplishments and contributions in sports entertainment.

WWE’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, airing for the ninth consecutive year on USA, dates to 1993, when Andre the Giant was the first person inducted. To date, 190 superstars, divas and celebrities have been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame including Gorgeous George, Bruno Sammartino, Mae Young, Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Junkyard Dog, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Trish Stratus, Donald Trump and Mike Tyson.

The 2015 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony occurs Saturday, March 28 at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.

Monday Night Raw, WWE’s flag-ship program, is the longest-running, weekly episodic program in U.S. prime-time TV history. It has been a cable mainstay for more than 20 years and is consistently a Top 10 show on television.

Renee Young on VH1’s Big Morning Buzz

WWE personality Renee Young will be co-hosting Big Morning Buzz Live Hosted By Nick Lachey at 9 a.m. EST Wednesday, March 4 on VH1. Renee will be joining Nick and co-host Michelle Buteau on the episode featuring actor Jeremy Sisto and a musical performance by Guster.

Since making her WWE debut on March 29, 2012, Young has proved herself to be a natural for all aspects of WWE broadcasting. Prior to WWE, Renee worked with “The Score” network in Canada, building her reputation by co-hosting WWE Aftermath and interviewing high-caliber talent such as The Rolling Stones on other programming.

Currently, Renee is an interviewer for WWE television programming and the WWE App, a contributor on “The JBL and Cole Show” and is the first female color commentator in more than a decade on WWE NXT and WWE Superstars on WWE Network.

VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live Hosted By Nick Lachey is the first dose of pop culture news, chat and entertainment in the morning. Live from the VH1 studio in the heart of Times Square, the show offers up-to-the-minute topical headlines, engaging celebrity interviews and in-depth conversations with insiders, bloggers and experts in a variety of fields we all obsess over -- from music, movies, TV and everything in between.

Viewers can access behind-the-scenes GIFs from the set and exclusive extended interviews online at Buzz.VH1.com.

Follow @BigMorningBuzz and @VH1 on Twitter and use hashtag #VH1Buzz to talk about the show.

You can also find them on Facebook at

Facebook.com/vh1Buzz and on Instagram using @VH1Buzz.

About WWE

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms.

WWE programming reaches more than 650-million homes worldwide in 35 languages. WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 over-the-top premium network that includes all 12 live pay-per-views, scheduled programming and a massive video-on-demand library, is currently available in more than 170 countries. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Dubai, Munich and Tokyo.

Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at

wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com.

For information on its global activities, go to

http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/.

About USA Network

USA Network, the leader in cable entertainment, offers a powerful stable of dramatic, comedic and unscripted originals in more than 102-million U.S. homes. The network also features spectacular live television, a dynamic portfolio of acquired series and the best in blockbuster theatrical films and entertainment events.

A trailblazer in digital innovation and storytelling, USA is defining, driving and setting the industry standard for Social TV. USA is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. The award-winning website is located at

http://www.usanetwork.com.

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