The state of Florida is under a “stay at home” order for the next thirty days. This will overlap and conflict with WrestleMania and so many other sporting events. Hopefully, this extra effort will help fight the novel coronavirus.
We previously reported that WWE plans on carrying through with their next television shooting. There will be no hitting the pause button for Vince McMahon.
Ringside News has learned that WWE hadn’t informed the production crew about a new taping date or location as of last night. The exact phrasing given to us was: “No word to the troops yet.”
The company needs to record another episode of SmackDown by Friday or they won’t have a new show for FOX.
The company plans on running a television taping this week from a secret location. It isn’t clear where they will record new television content, but it will be in a locked-in state.
WWE has no plan of stopping their television taping schedule. Nothing caused Vince McMahon to really involved in this situation yet. McMahon very well might break social distancing recommendations if someone tries to keep WWE from recording television content this week.