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PRO WRESTLING: Ivelisse, Lucha Underground on El Rey Network

Ivelisse promoting Lucha Underground, the new action-packed pro wrestling series, which broadcasts 8 p.m. EST Wednesdays on El Rey Network. Ivelisse appeared at Shock Pop Comic Con Feb. 13-15 at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale.
Ivelisse promoting Lucha Underground, the new action-packed pro wrestling series, which broadcasts 8 p.m. EST Wednesdays on El Rey Network. Ivelisse appeared at Shock Pop Comic Con Feb. 13-15 at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale. Photo By Jim Varsallone

Ivelisse combines attitude, beauty and physicality, featured on “Lucha Underground,” a new lucha, pro wrestling style series 8 p.m. EST Wednesdays on El Rey Network.

Known for her villainous persona, Ivelisse is not one to shy from confrontation, and as tough as she is pretty, she brings her fiery energy and skills to the LU Arena. Wrestling top talent from throughout the world, she arrived at Lucha Underground to prove she is the best in the building.

Trained by WWE Hall of Famer Carlos Colón Sr., Quique Cruz and Savio Vega in Puerto Rico, she wrestled in Puerto Rico, developmental for WWE and on the indie circuit, including CCW and Shine in Florida.

Lucha Underground also features Alberto el Patron (formerly WWE’s Alberto Del Rio), Angelico, Big Ryck (formerly WWE’s Ezekiel Jackson), Black Lotus (Angela Fong), DelAvar Daivari (Shawn Daivari), Fenix, Chavo Guerrero Jr., Johnny Mundo (formerly WWE’s John Morrison), King Cuerno, Konnan, Mascarita Sagrada, Pentagon Jr., Prince Puma, Shawn Hernandez, Sexy Star, Son of Havoc and more.

The broadcast team is Hugo Savinovich (Spanish), Matt Striker and Vampiro. Your ring announcer is Melissa Santos.

Lucha Underground

The new 39-episode series from Emmy Award-winning producer Mark Burnett (The Apprentice, Shark Tank, Survivor, The Voice) combines ancient lucha libre tradition, extraordinary athleticism and a flare for theatrics in each hour-long episode. Every Wednesday, viewers will have a backstage and ringside seat as masked villains and heroes tell their stories while facing off to battle for wrestling supremacy resulting in programming that is unlike anything else on the screen.

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On Wednesday, March 11 at 8 p.m. EST on El Rey Network, Lucha Underground will feature an intense steel cage match. Johnny Mundo and King Cuerno face each other inside a caged ring in this epic clash. Argenis battles Pentagon Jr. in a high-flying acrobatic match.

Lucha Underground Social Media

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twitter.com/LuchaElRey

instagram.com/luchaunderground

youtube.com/elreynetwork

About El Rey Network

El Rey Network is a new 24-hour English language network founded by maverick filmmaker Robert Rodriguez. Curated by Rodriguez and his artistic collective, the network unites the most culturally diverse generation in history through fearless, badass and original content that awakens the renegade in everyone.

The network's action-packed content is anchored by original signature dramas, feature films, grindhouse genre, cult classic action, and horror/sci-fi. El Rey Network LLC

www.elreynetwork.com

http://www.elreynetwork.com

is jointly owned by Robert Rodriguez and FactoryMade Ventures with a minority stake held by Univision Networks & Studios, Inc.

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