Eric Bischoff will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2021, WWE has confirmed.
Following the announcement that Molly Holly will be inducted to the WWE Hall of Fame this year, former WCW President and RAW General Manager Eric Bischoff becomes the second member of the Class of 2021 – as broken on WWE’s After The Bell podcast and later confirmed on WWE.com.
“Eric Bischoff, a pioneer behind the scenes in sports-entertainment, as well as an incredibly entertaining performer in front of the camera, is the latest inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame’s Class of 2021. He was surprised with the news of his induction on WWE After the Bell, which you can listen and subscribe to on Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.
“He will enter the WWE Hall of Fame during the 2021 Induction Ceremony, which will take place on Tuesday, April 6, streaming exclusively on Peacock in the United States and on WWE Network in the rest of the world.”
— WWE (@WWE) March 18, 2021
As both the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 are being inducted into the Hall of Fame on the same night, Bischoff will fittingly be inducted on the same night as the nWo. The Hall of Fame ceremony, which takes place on Tuesday, April 6th, also sees Batista, John ‘Bradshaw’ Layfield, The British Bulldog, Jushin ‘Thunder’ Liger and The Bella Twins inducted.
Don’t miss Eric Bischoff take his place in the WWE Hall of Fame during the 2021 Induction Ceremony, Tuesday, April 6, streaming exclusively on Peacock in the United States and WWE Network everywhere else. The ceremony will honor both the 2020 and 2021 classes.