It’s now confirmed that AMC has picked up a reality series on Billy Corgan’s Resistance Pro wrestling group in Chicago. The first season will contain eight one-hour episodes. Promotional material for the show reads like this:
Billy Corgan, in his latest undertaking as creative director of Resistance Pro, a Chicago-based wrestling league, goes behind the scenes of this fascinating world, from creating storylines to choreographing fights to managing intense post-match locker room arguments, revealing that the most dramatic stories often take place outside of the ring. Series is produced by Left/Right (Small Town Security, This American Life, Mob Wives) and executive produced by Ken Druckerman, Banks Tarver, Billy Corgan, and Ghen Maynard?