The groundbreaking and throughly enjoyable VICE documentary series, Dark Side of the Ring is coming back for a third season we got your first look at the mayhem above.
The wrestling docuseries is Vice TV’s most-watched show of all time, and exposes the hidden, heartbreaking and untold stories of professional wrestling with intimate access to its subjects. It chronicles the deeply personal and often controversial legacies surrounding the larger-than-life brawlers of the wrestling world, shining a new light on a sport that draws tens of millions of fans around the globe to this day.
Fans will get bee treated to wrestling legends such as Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Jon Moxley, Eric Bischoff, Jim Cornette, David Arquette, Chris Jericho and the former wife of the Ultimate Warrior, Shari Tyree. The trailer also teases six topics that will be featured in the new season’s 14-episode lineup: Brian Pillman, Nick Gage, Collision In Korea, Ultimate Warrior, Grizzly Smith and Dynamite Kid.
More topics and guests for the third season will be announced later this month.
Dark Side of the Ring Season 3 follows the explosive second season, which covered some of the most controversial topics in wrestling. That season began with the story of the death of Chris Benoit and ended with the tragic accident that killed Owen Hart.
The first episode of the third season will cover the life and death of Brian Pillman and feature interviews with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, who teamed with the late wrestler in the early 1990s.
Dark Side of the Ring Season 3 is set to premiere on Vice TV on May 6 at 9 p.m. EST.