In an unprecedented moment in television history, WWE’s Monday Night Raw will be celebrating their record-breaking 1000th episode on July 23 at 8pm on USA Network – it will be live from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo., making history as the only weekly episodic television program to reach this milestone. It is simply unmissable!
January 11, 1993 changed the landscape of cable television when WWE’s Monday Night Raw debuted. And 1,000 shows later, Monday Night RAW has aired more original episodes than some of the most popular television series of all time, including Gunsmoke (633), Lassie (588), Bonanza (430), The Simpsons (500+), Dallas (357), ER (316), Cheers (273) and Seinfeld (180). The pop culture phenomenon has an amazing show lined up on July 23 with the return of The Rock, Brock Lesnar and the DX reunion and so much more.
What should you expect from tonights historic episode? The complete unexpected! With a marriage between WWE Superstars Daniel Bryan and AJ, a WWE Championship match between CM Punk and John Cena and the announcement of the new General Manager, the complete look and feel of the WWE Universe will be changed forever after everything that happens tonight. It will be gripping, exciting and edge of your seat! We can’t wait to see the fallout.
RAW has also been a destination for actors, athletes and musicians to promote their individual projects. Stars like, Hugh Jackman, Ashton Kutcher, Bradley Cooper, Donald Trump, Lebron James, Mike Tyson, William Shatner, Kid Rock, ZZ Top, Dennis Miller, Shaq, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Pitbull and The Muppets among many more have all appeared on RAW.
So HollywoodLifers, Are you ready for what will be the greatest episode of Monday Night Raw ever? Do yourself a favor and watch what will be an incredible night of television!
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Here is a special message from WWE’s own Vince McMahon.