Critically-acclaimed “Dark Side Of The Ring” is back on Vice TV, and season 2 kicks off with a two-parter about Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero! Producer Evan Husney and director Jason Eisener reveal how they got David Benoit, Chris’ son, and Sandra Toffoloni, Nancy’s sister, to participate. They also talk about the upcoming episode on the Owen Hart tragedy and what it took to get Owen’s widow, Martha, to agree to the documentary. And they discuss Jericho’s involvement as contributor and show narrator. Plus, they talk origins of the series in general, what inspired their story choices for seasons 1 and 2, and whether there might be a season 3.
This week on Prime Time, we are excited to welcome back the creators of the critically acclaimed Vice TV series, Dark Side of the Ring, Evan Husney and Jason Eisener! Evan and Jason fill us in on what has been going on since they last joined us. Topics include getting green lit for Season 2, the extensive preparation that went into production for the second season, narrowing down the list of topics they would cover, getting input from fans on social media, and the respect they've earned from the larger wrestling community. Plus, Evan and Jason discuss each episode from the season, and answer fan questions!Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooneyShop Prime Time merchandise at www.mooneytees.com
This week on "Prime Time with Sean Mooney", we welcome not one great guest, but TWO, as the creators of Viceland's hit series, Dark Side of the Ring, Jason Eisener & Evan Husney join us! Evan and Jason talk about how the project came together, citing their fascination with "Unsolved Mysteries." They also discuss how the initial pilot on Bruiser Brody came about, why Bruiser Brody was the right choice, and what Viceland's thoughts were of the pilot. Jason and Evan shed light on how they chose the topics for each episode, and the challenges they faced finding people to appear on the show. They also share their stories on a few key episodes, including the "Match Made in Heaven" and "Montreal Screwjob" episodes. All that and much more on this special episode of Prime Time! Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooneyNeed even MORE Mooney? Check out Sean's new podcast, "Upside of 40 with Sean Mooney" where he wrestles with something new – the facts of life after 40. Candid talk for men over 40 with real experts & real advice. Mondays at 6:00am ET!Shop Prime Time merchandise at www.mooneytees.com
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