WWE has also branched out into other fields, including movies , real estate , and various other business ventures. As of , it is the largest wrestling promotion in the world, holding over events a year, with the roster divided up into various globally traveling brands,  and is available to about 36 million viewers in more than countries. The company's global headquarters is located in Stamford, Connecticut , with offices in major cities across the world. As in other professional wrestling promotions, WWE shows are not legitimate contests, but purely entertainment-based , featuring storyline -driven, scripted , and choreographed matches, though matches often included moves that can put performers at risk of injury if not performed correctly. Since the s, WWE publicly has branded their product as sports entertainment , acknowledging the product's roots in competitive sport and dramatic theater.