|Developed by||One Three Media|
|Narrated by||Matt Striker|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||39 (as of August 5, 2015)|
|Executive producer(s)||Mark Burnett|
Eric van Wagenen
Chavo Guerrero Jr.
|Production location(s)||Lucha Underground Arena|
Boyle Heights, California
|Camera setup||Multicamera setup|
|Running time||60 minutes|
|Original network||El Rey Network (English)|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original release||October 29, 2014 –|
Lucha Underground (originally called Lucha: Uprising) is an American professional wrestling television series. The show is produced by United Artists Media Group. It airs weekly in English on the El Rey network, and in Spanish on UniMás. The promotion features wrestlers from both the American independent circuit and the Mexican wrestling promotion Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA).
It was announced on January 12, 2014, that AAA would start airing a show on the American network El Rey on the second half of the year and that it would be backed by Mark Burnett. It would feature monthly and quarterly specials and live pay-per-views. On October 29, 2014, the series premiered on El Rey Network. It airs Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m. ET. It premiered in Spanish on November 1, 2014 on UniMás. It airs Saturdays at 4:00 p.m. on UniMás.
On September 21, 2015, it was announced that there would be a second season of Lucha Underground.
Champions[change | change source]
|Championship||Current champion(s)||Date won||Event||Former champion(s)|
|Lucha Underground Championship||Mil Muertes||April 19, 2015||Ultima Lucha||Prince Puma|
|Lucha Underground Gift of the Gods Championship||Fenix||April 19, 2015||Ultima Lucha||First champion|
|Lucha Underground Trios Championship||The Disciples of Death
(Barrio Negro, El Siniestro de la Muerte and Terce)
|April 18, 2015||Lucha Underground TV Taping||Angélico, Ivelisse and Son of Havoc|
References[change | change source]
- "Mexico News: AAA officially bringing TV to the U.S., has backing of big-name TV producer". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2014-12-11.
- "Lucha Underground promotion TV debut moved back three weeks". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved 2014-12-11.
- "Lucha Underground Spoiler". Pro Wrestling Insider. Retrieved 2014-12-11.
- "Lucha Underground TV Taping #24". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2015-3-2. Check date values in:
- "Believers, are you ready? #LuchaUnderground season 2 is coming in 2016!". Lucha Underground. Retrieved 2015-9-28. Check date values in: