All Elite Wrestling has announced the hiring of Taz. It should be noted that Taz has already worked at AEW as a guest commentator for specific episodes of Dynamite and Dark. However, the company has not publicly announced what its role will be after the signing of its contract.
AEW has confirmed the news by publishing a video of the signing of the contract by Taz with Cody and Chris Harrington, vice president of AEW. The video was accompanied by the following text: “Yesterday, AEW Dynamite extended until 2023 on TNT, and today we are glad to announce that Taz has signed a multi-year contract with AEW”.
Taz is a former veteran and commentator known primarily for his work in companies such as WWE and IMPACT Wrestling and recently announced that the broadcast of his podcast, The Taz Show, would be held for a while. Regarding his arrival at AEW, Taz posted the following message on Twitter:
— TAZ (@OfficialTAZ) January 16, 2020
The current AEW broadcast team is headed by Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone, and Excalibur, who form the Dynamite comment table, and who are usually joined by special guests for Dark. Dasha González is in charge of the Control Center, while Alex Marvez and Jenn Decker are in charge of backstage interviews.