WWE released a new documentary on Friday about the first episode of SmackDown after the 9/11 tragedy in New York City.
“Never Forget: WWE Returns After 9/11” is available on WWE’s YouTube channel, Facebook page, and Peacock/WWE Network.
Vince McMahon, Steve Austin, JBL, Kurt Angle, Edge, Lillian Garcia, Paul Heyman, Stephanie McMahon, Bruce Prichard, and more were interviewed for it.
This episode of SmackDown was held on September 13, 2001 at the Compaq Center in Houston, Texas. Today marks the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. You can watch the entire documentary by clicking on the player below: