Lucha Libre USA wraps a successful first season of Masked Warriors on MTV 2 and MTV Tr3s
New York, NY (Sept 1st, 2010): Last Saturday, the season finale of “Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors” was aired after a much talked about debut season. More details of this contentious season finale will be posted on www.lucha.mtv2.com and www.LuchaLibreUSA.com .
Steven Ship, Lucha Libre USA executive producer and CEO, says, “We are very proud of the first season of Masked Warriors and the response that it has received from wrestling fans. We look forward to making the second season even better than the first. I want to thank everyone at MTV2 for the continued support and dedication in helping us develop the first Lucha Libre USA promotion. While we prepare for our second season, please join us online where the action will continue.”
“The action packed first season of Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors was a good fit for MTV2′s young male audience and we look forward to growing the franchise with season 2,” said Eric Conte, SVP Programming and Production, MTV2.
Details regarding the forthcoming second season of Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors on MTV 2 will be announced soon. In the meantime, Lucha Libre USA will continue its Masked Warriors tour schedule that will bring the explosive, hard-hitting action to markets across the US. This LIVE tour will features some of the biggest names in the sport, including: Tinieblas Jr, Marco Corleone, Lizmark Jr., Mascarita Dorada and many more. Fans of Lucha Libre USA will have the opportunity to witness the high-flying and death-defying acrobatics that Masked Warriors delivered in its first season on television. In the meantime, be sure to check back on www.LuchaLibreUSA.com and www.lucha.mtv2.com where new content will be updated regularly and exclusive matches posted. Fans can, also, follow us on twitter (@LuchaLibreUSA) as we will continue to provide up-to-date information on our progress and tours.
About Lucha Libre
Lucha Libre is an art form, much beloved by the Latino culture. It sells millions of tickets to a mass audience composed of families from across the socioeconomic strata. Lucha Libre USA’s mission is to introduce Americans to the global phenomenon that is Mexican wrestling. Lucha Libre USA regularly produces live events in major US venues.
MTV2 is a man’s best friend, available in nearly 80 million homes and with the highest concentration of males 12-24 and 12-34 on TV today. A vibrant mix of music, lifestyle and action sports programming, MTV2 has reflected the habits and behavior of young people since its launch in 1996. MTV2 is part of MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom, one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.
About Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más
Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más, owned and operated by MTV Networks Latin America, reaches 7.4 million Hispanic TV households (58% of US Hispanic Total TV HH) and 39 million total TV households. The network’s programming embraces the trilogy of cultures that represents Latino life – Latin American plus American equals US Latino – through original productions, key acquisitions, and content from MTV Networks’ portfolio of entertainment brands. Tr3s embraces the key lifestyle aspects of Latino identity – milestones, making it and music – as well as social responsibility through its initiative “Agentes de Cambio”, which tackles issues that affect Latinos today. The network also taps into the growing number of Latinos that are digitally connected thru www.tr3s.com.