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  1. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO A joke is one thing. A fool is another. (Showdown 3)

    Raylan Brees is in his apartment in Lexington, Kentucky. He consented a long time ago to have cameras installed in each room for promo purposes. Raylan is currently packing a suitcase and preparing to travel to New Jersey. He is wearing a pair of black sweatpants and a black and red 'EARN IT'...
  2. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO A right way and a wrong way to lean on others. (Showdown 2)

    The video package opens with Raylan Brees using his phone to shoot the footage. Raylan is back home in Lexington, Kentucky, and is walking down the steps of the group meeting center for men and women who suffer from trauma or PTSD that he has been attending for what will be a month on Friday. He...
  3. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO It's not my vanity you should be focused on, Lucas. (Showdown 1)

    The scene opens in a dimly lit room. A single lightbulb hangs from the ceiling, its dangling chain offers the only promise of light in the room. The only other item that can be seen in the darkness is a simple wooden chair in the center of the room, or at least what the viewer can assume is the...
  4. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT I don't rattle and I don't run from a challenge.

    The scene opens inside an EAW studio. There is a skeleton crew operating things due to social distancing precautions. EAW reporter, Amber Stephens, sits in a chair opposite Raylan Brees, who is seated in a chair of his own, six feet apart from her. Raylan is dressed in a gray suit with a white...
  5. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT I'm not the only one who needs to look in the mirror. That's not an observation; it's a warning.

    The scene fades in. Raylan is in one of the bathrooms of the EAW Performance Center. The camera is at his back. Raylan is wearing the blue dress slacks and white button-down shirt that he wore to the arena before his match on Showdown. His suit jacket is nowhere to be seen and his shirt sleeves...
  6. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Only one thing left to figure out. (Showdown 3)

    We fade in inside the EAW Performance Center in Newark, New Jersey. It’s Friday morning and there is an action-packed episode of Dynasty set to take place later on tonight. However, at this point, the building is practically empty. Raylan Brees, dressed in a light blue suit, with brown dress...
  7. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Setting a pace and turning a page. I know what I'm fighting for. (Showdown 2)

    *The following promotional video package was put together with the consent and cooperation of Raylan Brees. The footage is courtesy of home cameras, which Mr. Brees has also agreed to, as well as an EAW camera crew, and its media & effects department.* It’s a hot August day in Coatzacoalcos...
  8. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Practice makes permanent (Showdown 1)

    The scene opens inside of Shelley Buchannan’s gym, “The Kentucky Grindhouse”, in Lexington, Kentucky. Buchannan, like Raylan Brees, is a Lexington native. During the territory days of wrestling, he was a standout performer for years in the old Continental Wrestling Association. Since his...
  9. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT Good to see some fans back and great to win. Time to keep moving forward.

    The scene opens inside one of the EAW locker rooms shortly after the conclusion of Saturday Night Showdown. Raylan Brees sits on a bench, freshly showered and half-dressed. He is wearing a pair of dark blue slacks and brown dress shoes, a white undershirt, and a light blue dress shirt that, so...
  10. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Some people look towards the future, some people get stuck in the past...and their feelings. (Showdown promo 2)

    The scene opens with an EAW cameraman following Raylan Brees. Raylan is sitting on a park bench in the Shillito & Wellington Parks area of Lexington, Kentucky. It’s a gorgeous outdoor trail, teeming with trees, flowers, and all manner of wildlife. But what means the most to Raylan at the moment...
  11. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Alex Blade lazily writes the end of his own chapter; I'm excited to turn the page. (Showdown 1)

    The scene opens in Raylan Brees’ apartment in downtown Lexington, Kentucky. The footage is courtesy of the camera sent to Raylan by EAW media relations. Raylan Brees is wearing khaki shorts and a dark blue Saturday Night Showdown polo shirt. He is lounging, barefoot, on his sofa, with his feet...
  12. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO The greater the odds, the bigger the beating...the sweeter the victory. I've got trust in my partner, but I've also got grit. (Showdown promo 3)

    EAW field reporter, Amber Stephens, is positioned near the entrance to the EAW Performance Center in Newark, NJ. Her assignment is to get some quick thoughts and soundbites from the EAW superstars as they arrive for Saturday Night Showdown. The facility’s double doors open and in walks Raylan...
  13. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO No time for buzzing gnats and distractions. There's real work to do and things to prove. (Showdown promo 2)

    The scene opens in the dimly lit, all but abandoned gym and wrestling school, “The Kentucky Grindhouse”, run by Lexington’s own local legend in the wrestling business, Shelly Buchannan. Shelley runs the gym and school himself and due to the global pandemic, he’s lost a good bit of his students...
  14. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Like it or not, Alex Blade has a tag team partner this week. I've got your back. (Showdown promo)

    The following segment is a tape-delayed interview with Raylan Brees concerning his tag team match on this week’s episode of Saturday Night Showdown. The scene opens in the hallways of EAW’s New Jersey Performance Center. EAW correspondent, Amber Stephens, stands by. Raylan Brees can be seen...
  15. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT Remembering what's important on Memorial Day and gaining perspective about things to come in EAW

    The scene opens in the hallway of the EAW Performance Center. In the moments after Sunday Night Voltage’s conclusion, the beautiful young Amber Stephens, an EAW field reporter, and her cameraman enter one of the locker room areas. Raylan Brees is sitting on the floor, his back and head leaning...
  16. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO All the depth of an airport novel. What a shame. (Voltage promo)

    Raylan Brees is laying into his heavy bag. It will be his last real athletic activity before his match on Voltage. He is shirtless, wearing only a pair of black gym shorts, with a black training glove on his left hand and a red training glove on his right. As he lays into the bag with a right...
  17. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO Fatal Flaw (Voltage Promo 3)

    A young man moves up and across a steep, sandy slope in Iraq. He read the report, he saw the pictures, he knew that the spot his handler had scouted for him was a good one. Being dropped so far away was the part of the plan he hated. The sun was merciless and his boots were in a constant...
  18. Raylan

    MATCH PROMO By all means, eat, drink, and be merry right now, because in four days…(Voltage Promo 2)

    Raylan Brees is lounging on his apartment’s patio overlooking downtown Lexington, Kentucky. His eyes are buried in a commemorative hardback, original Portuguese edition of Paulo Coelho’s O Alquimista (The Alchemist). However, his attention is split between the novel and the tumbler filled with...
  19. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT The difference between my darkness and your darkness is that I can look at my own badness in the face

    The silver Audi A6 speeds smoothly around the forest roads of the route Forestier de la Combe d’Ire in the French Alps. The single-lane road winds around a mountain and is full of sharp left and right turns. The Audi zooms on, its headlights fighting to cut through the falling snow and the...
  20. Raylan

    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT Never apologize for being correct

    "Many people, especially ignorant people, want to punish you for speaking the truth, for being correct, for being you. Never apologize for being correct, or for being years ahead of your time. If you’re right and you know it, speak your mind. Speak your mind. Even if you are a minority of one...