A former AEW star Brian Pillman Jr has officially started his run in WWE.
According to the latest reports, Brian Pillman Jr has started his run in NXT this past week after his successful WWE tryout last month.
PWInsider revealed that Pillman Jr. took the WWE tryout in Orlando last after he completed his Indie appearances. In his last match, he lost to then-NWA Junior Heavyweight Champion Kerry Morton.
Per PWInsider, Brian Pillman Jr. officially started with NXT this week. pic.twitter.com/Wi2reE5puy— Humble Wrestling (@WrestlingHumble) August 29, 2023
However, it is currently unknown how long it will take for Brian Pillman Jr to make his WWE debut. It was also reported that WWE is in no rush with the in-ring debut of Brian as the current plan is to find Brian Pillman Jr his feet in the WWE Performance Center.
Brian’s father Brian Pillman Sr had a brief run in WWE from 1996 to 1997 ahead of his death in October 1997. Prior to this stint, he was a renowned star in WCW.
Now, it will be interesting to see when Brian Pillman Jr makes his WWE debut and who will be his first opponent.