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Stephanie McMahon lately spoke with Digital Spy to have fun Worldwide Ladies’s Day earlier this week, and he or she mentioned WWE making a concerted effort so as to add extra females to their writing crew.
When requested about WWE’s male-dominated writers’ room, Stephanie defined the significance of discovering extra feminine members for the group:
“Hiring within the writing room is basically essential as a result of it has beforehand been a reasonably male-dominated writing room and there are huge efforts proper now to vary that,” she stated. “I don’t have the stats off the highest of my head. So I’m unsure what number of ladies we’ve employed since we began however I do know it’s a number of, together with a senior rating VP (Christine Lubrano) who’s accountable for many alternative facets of constructing certain that the inventive and partnerships and all strains of enterprise are all working collectively. So there’s a been an enormous motion. And for each women and men we’re at all times trying to enhance our storylines it doesn’t matter what and enhance our character growth.”
Stephanie additionally mentioned how Bayley and Sasha Banks’ storyline final summer time allowed WWE to construct on these varieties of tales shifting ahead:
“Sasha and Bayley have one thing so particular and so distinctive and in our enterprise, if you seize chemistry like that, it provides it legs,” she stated. “You could have the flexibility to actually construct on these tales and deepen them as properly.”
Banks will defend the SmackDown Ladies’s Championship towards Royal Rumble winner Bianca Belair at WrestleMania 37.