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Thursday, November 06 2014 13:48

WWE Moves SmackDown to Thursdays, Rewards Lunchbox Hero on MEREDITH...

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WWEThere's a few good bits of news for the WWE Universe today, the first of which finds the long-running SmackDown series moving to Thursday nights on Syfy beginning January 15, 2015 at 8pm ET. The second longest-running weekly episodic program in U.S. television history (only behind WWE’s other flagship program, Monday Night Raw) has dominated Friday nights on Syfy, but now will move to Thursdays, where the potential for an even bigger audience exists.

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In other news, the WWE continues to recognize the real-life superstars in the world, this week recognizing a heroic little boy named Jayden, who saved his mother's life. A huge fan of WWE Superstar John Cena, Jayden got a cool surprise when appearing on Meredith Viera's Lunchbox Heroes segment...

THE ROCK FATHER is a WWE Brand Ambassador - spreading the word about family entertainment from the WWE Universe.

 

James Zahn

James Zahn is best-known as The Rock Father™, a media personality, commentator, adventurer and raconteur. He is the Owner, Publisher, and Editor-in-Chief of THE ROCK FATHER™ Magazine. In January, 2019, after nearly a decade of publishing The Rock Father™ Magazine, he joined Adventure Media and Events as Senior Editor of The Toy Book—the leading trade publication for the toy industry since 1984, as well as The Pop Insider — a destination for all things pop culture, and The Toy Insider — the leading consumer guide for toys and games. He is also editor of The Toy Report, a weekly newsletter published by The Toy Book each Thursday. Zahn has over 27 years of experience in the entertainment, retail and publishing industries.

He regularly serves as a Brand Ambassador and spokesperson for several Globally-recognized pop culture and lifestyle brands in addition to consulting for a number of toy manufacturers. 

Creatively, James has directed/edited music videos, lyric videos, and album trailers for bands such as FEAR FACTORY, has appeared as an actor in feature films and commercials, written comic books, and performed in bands. He currently serves as an artist manager and video director for PRODUCT OF HATE, whose debut album was released by Napalm Records in 2016, distributed by ADA/Warner Music in the U.S. with Universal Music handling global. A new album has been completed and is set for release this year.

Zahn and/or his work have been featured in/on CNN, NBC, ABC, WGN, CBS, GCTN, G4, The Chicago Tribune, Forbes, MarketWatch, Reuters, BusinessWire, Fangoria, Starlog and more. He's appeared as a music expert on CNN's AC360 alongside Anderson Cooper, and has been interviewed by Larry King. In the past he served as a writer for the Netflix Stream Team,  Fandango Family and PBS KIDS, penned articles for Sprout and PopSugar, and was a contributor to Chicago Parent.

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