WWE Announces A&E 'Biography' and 'WWE Most Wanted Treasures' Series, Premiere Dates

WWE and A&E announced the upcoming lineup for their partnership with the Biography and WWE Most Wanted Treasures series, as well as the release dates for each of the two shows. The Biography series will have episodes centered on "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, "Macho Man" Randy Savage, Roddy Piper, Booker T, Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart and Mick Foley, while "Most Wanted Treasures" will be hosted by WWE's Triple H and Stephanie McMahon.

"A&E Network and WWE Studios are giving fans an exclusive look behind the curtain in an all-new Sunday night programming partnership," the release read. "With unprecedented access to WWE's archive, the ten-week programming block features eight original two-hour documentaries under the award-winning 'Biography' banner showcasing the stories behind some of the most memorable WWE Superstars of all time including 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin®, 'Macho Man' Randy Savage®, 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper™, Booker T®, Shawn Michaels®, Bret Hart, Mick Foley and Ultimate Warrior. The new "Biography" specials are helmed by some of the industry's top directors and storytellers to chronicle the success of these WWE Legends and their lasting mark on both sports entertainment and popular culture. Each special will air weekly at 8pm ET/PT beginning Sunday, April 18."

"Following at 10pm ET/PT, the brand-new series 'WWE's Most Wanted Treasures,' led by WWE's Stephanie McMahon and Paul 'Triple H' Levesque launches a hunt for some of WWE's most iconic missing memorabilia including Kane's original mask, Ric Flair's Butterfly Robe, Andy Kaufman's neckbrace, Andre The Giant's passport and more," the release continued. "In order to find these quintessential relics, the team will join forces with WWE Legends including Undertaker, Ric Flair, Mick Foley, Booker T and more to bring these items home to the WWE Archives."

McMahon commented in the release by saying, "We are thrilled to unveil the stories behind some of the greatest Legends and moments in WWE history. Together with A&E, we've created an incredible slate of programming steeped in nostalgia that will inspire and entertain audiences worldwide."

Stay tuned for full coverage on both series when they arrive in April!