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AEW Signs Former WCW Announcer Tony Schiavone

All Elite Wrestling today announced that they have signed for WCW commentator Tony Schiavone to a full-time, multi-year agreement.

"Tony 'The Silver Tongue' Schiavone was the lead voice of pro wrestling at a time when it was dominating the globe," said AEW EVP Cody Rhodes. "It's a pleasure to have him join AEW as a senior producer and member of the broadcast team. It doesn't hurt that he's a UGA fan either. I think Tony is one of the most underrated lead men with the narrative of pro wrestling there's ever been. I'm thrilled to get into the studio with him. Let's welcome Tony to All Elite Wrestling."

According to a press release, Schiavone will joins AEW's television broadcast team of Jim Ross and Excalibur. He will also serve as a senior producer for AEW events.

In addition to his work with AEW, Schiavone will continue his role as producer for the University of Georgia Football and Baseball Network, and will call the play-by-play for the Atlanta Braves' Triple A team, the Gwinnett Stripers.