With WWE, NXT, AEW, New Japan Pro Wrestling, Ring of Honor, NWA,
and MLW just a selection of the promotions available to international
audiences, there really is something for everyone. But for Court Bauer’s Major
League Wrestling, there could be huge changes on the way.
Inc., Showtime is showing some strong interest in bringing MLW to its
Recently, Bauer has been in Los Angeles for some top-secret
meetings with a major player in the TV game. Now, this new report indicates
that the major player that the MLW CEO has been in talks with is Showtime.
Showtime was previously in negotiations to house All Elite
Wrestling before AEW became tied to TNT. As for Major League Wrestling, the
promotion is still currently partnered with beIN Sports for its weekly Fusion show.
While MLW is accessible across the globe, having the promotion
land a regular spot on Showtime would be a huge step up in terms of exposure.
Since Court Bauer resurrected MLW in July 2017, the company has continued to go
from strength to strength – with stars such as Jacob Fatu, ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawler, Sami Callihan, the Hart Foundation, and a certain Maxwell Jacob Friedman all key components of drawing new eyes to MLW over the past couple of years.