– Variety reports that WWE has hired Eric Pankowski as their Senior VP of Creative and Development. He will manage WWE’s creative teams, oversee the sale of programming to networks and other distributors and be responsible for all TV creative development including reality & kids programming. Pankowski, who has worked for Warner Brothers, will report to Stephanie McMahon.
– The post-Royal Rumble WWE RAW Supershow did a 3.6 cable rating with 5,221,000 viewers. This week’s show did hours of 3.6 and 3.6. However, the bad trend continued as they lost 194,000 viewers from hour one to hour two.