Vice TV has revealed the full list of topics that will be covered in the third season of Dark Side of the Ring.
Dark Side of the Ring season three will kick off with a two-hour episode focused on Brian Pillman airing on Vice TV at 9 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday, May 6. The 14-episode season will be broken up into two parts, with part one also covering Collision in Korea, Nick Gage, The Ultimate Warrior, Grizzly Smith, and Dynamite Kid.
The second half of the season will premiere in the late summer and will cover the WWF steroid trials, Atsushi Onita's FMW promotion, Luna Vachon, WWE's Plane Ride From Hell from 2002, Rob Black's XPW promotion, Johnny K-9 (also known as Bruiser Bedlam), and Chris Kanyon.
"This third season, Dark Side of the Ring, VICE TV’s most watched show of all time, will venture even deeper into wrestling’s shrouded past, revealing the hidden, heartbreaking, and untold stories of professional wrestling with intimate access to its subjects," Vice TV wrote.
"Wrestling legend and AEW superstar Chris Jericho will return as the series’ narrator for a second consecutive season. He will be joined by an enormous and star-studded cast, including Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts, Jon Moxley, Mick Foley, Diamond Dallas Page, Eric Bischoff, Jim Ross, Jim Cornette, David Arquette, Antonio Inoki, Rob Van Dam, Terry Funk, and the former wife of Ultimate Warrior, Shari Tyree."
“With this epic, fourteen-episode season, we’ve had the opportunity to push the series to new heights and dig even deeper into a world that has captivated us our entire lives,” said Dark Side of the Ring executive producers and co-creators Jason Eisener and Evan Husney. “We’re excited to unveil a season that encompasses a whole new spectrum of stories, ranging from legendary icons of the past, to contemporary snapshots from wrestling’s underground, to mind-blowing sagas overseas."
The trailer for the Pillman episode was released today and is available to watch below: