Although it was a logistical nightmare to put together, a special WWE Performance Center empty-arena edition of Friday Night SmackDown airs live tonight on FOX from Orlando, Florida, featuring the return of Jeff Hardy.

Hardy joins John Cena and Paige as two other top WWE Superstars who will be returning on this week's unique blue brand show from the empty WWE PC arena, as Paige vows to confront SmackDown Women's Champion Bayley, while Cena will continue the build to his WrestleMania 36 showdown against "The Fiend" Bray Wyatt.

WWE.com released the following statement regarding Jeff Hardy's return on tonight's Friday Night SmackDown at the WWE PC in Orlando, FL.:

Friday Night SmackDown preview, March 13, 2020: Jeff Hardy set to return on Friday Night SmackDown

Friday Night SmackDown proceeds with no live audience from Orlando. The returns of Jeff Hardy, John Cena and Paige highlight the action on FOX at 8/7 C.

Jeff Hardy set to return on Friday Night SmackDown

After being away from the squared circle for nearly a year, Jeff Hardy is set to return on Friday Night SmackDown.

The Charismatic Enigma has built a career of taking risks and dreaming big. What will the former WWE Champion have in store for a grand blue brand return?

Catch the reemergence of Jeff Hardy on SmackDown at 8/7 C on FOX.