Jeff Jarrett recently spoke with Burton Mail (UK) about various topics. During the interview, he was asked about Impact Wrestling’s debut on Spike UK and how media has changed in the company’s history. He said that they are proud to be partnering with Spike TV and bring Impact to their fans in the UK every single week. He noted that they are closing in on the 15th anniversary of when this company was launched and he’s happy that the fans will be able to share this celebration with them now. He noted that in those 15 years, the world has changed and so has pro wrestling. “The advent of computers and social media has meant that fans have gone from wanting something every week to wanting something every few hours – this means that we will supplement our show on Spike with even more social and web content to ensure we are engaging with our fans in the best way that we can.”
When asked about the UK wrestling scene and bringing Impact Wrestling back to the country. He said that the UK is one of the best audiences that the company has and bringing those events back is one of their top priorities as part of their efforts to be a major player in pro wrestling. He said that the UK has one of the hottest wrestling scenes in the world and they want to tap into that in terms of giving fans what they want. He noted that he wants to use the great array of talent available in this great nation
You can read the entire interview here.