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Press release from Business Wire

Snooki Mania

Monday, March 14, 2011

Snooki Mania22:57 EDT Monday, March 14, 2011 The bombastic Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi will wrestle live on pay-per-view at WrestleMania® XXVII, Sunday, April 3rd at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. STAMFORD, Conn. (Business Wire) -- “I'll be snooking for some action at WrestleMania,” said Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi. Never one to back down from a fight, Snooki brings her tenacious, pugilistic skills honed on Jersey Shore to WWE®'s annual pay-per-view extravaganza. “Snooki” will team up with WWE's master of GTL John Morrison® and WWE Diva Trish Stratus® versus WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler® and LayCool™ (WWE Divas Michelle McCool® and Layla®) with Vickie Guerrero®* at ringside.   HD SATELLITE FEED DETAILS FROM MONDAY NIGHT RAW®Monday, March 1411:45 PM ET- 12:00 AM ETANDTuesday, March 1511:00 AM ET – 11:15 AM ET Galaxy: 19 (C Band) Transponder 5 DL: 3800 Vertical FEC: 5/6 / Symbol Rate: 26.47 Trouble Line: 954-260-0788   Still photos are available at http://securefile.wwecorp.com CLICK: FILE PORTAL Login:  Media Password:  Media01   WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family-friendly, PG content across all of its platforms including television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing. WWE programming is broadcast in more than 145 countries and 30 languages and reaches more than 500 million homes worldwide. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo. Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com. For information on our global activities, go to http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/. * Talent Subject to change Trademarks: All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, logos and copyrights are the exclusive property of WWE and its subsidiaries. All other trademarks, logos and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. Forward-Looking Statements: This news release contains forward-looking statements pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, risks relating to maintaining and renewing key agreements, including television distribution agreements; the need for continually developing creative and entertaining programming; the continued importance of key performers and the services of Vincent McMahon; the conditions of the markets in which we compete and acceptance of the Company's brands, media and merchandise within those markets; our exposure to bad debt risk; uncertainties relating to regulatory and litigation matters; risks resulting from the highly competitive nature of our markets; uncertainties associated with international markets; the importance of protecting our intellectual property and complying with the intellectual property rights of others; risks associated with producing and travelling to and from our large live events, both domestically and internationally; the risk of accidents or injuries during our physically demanding events; risks relating to our film business and any new business initiative which we may undertake; risks relating to the large number of shares of common stock controlled by members of the McMahon family and the possibility of the sale of their stock by the McMahons or the perception of the possibility of such sales; the relatively small public float of our stock; and other risks and factors set forth from time to time in Company filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results could differ materially from those currently expected or anticipated. In addition, our dividend is significant and is dependent on a number of factors, including, among other things, our liquidity and historical and projected cash flow, strategic plan (including alternative uses of capital), our financial results and condition, contractual and legal restrictions on the payment of dividends, general economic and competitive conditions and such other factors as our Board of Directors may consider relevant, including a waiver by the McMahon family of a portion of the dividends which has now expired. Any new dividend waiver is subject to two things. The first is the receipt of the approval of the Internal Revenue Service, which has been obtained. The second is the agreement of members of the McMahon family. No determination has been made by the McMahon family to enter into a new waiver agreement. WWE Media:Kevin Hennessy, 203-517-6621Kevin.Hennessy@wwecorp.comorMarisol Smith, 203-406-3664Marisol.Smith@wwecorp.comorWWE Investor:Michael Weitz, 203-352-8642Michael.Weitz@wwecorp.com