20 September 2023
Dwayne Johnson has revealed that he’s open to a WWE comeback.
Throughout a latest look on The Pat McAfee Present, The Rock, 51, shared that he had been in dialogue with WWE chairman Vince McMahon relating to a possible face-off with Roman Reigns earlier this yr.
Whereas the occasion fell by way of, the Quick X actor admitted that he would love to make it occur at WrestleMania 40 in April 2024.
“There’s WrestleMania in Philadelphia, I am saying that that is a possible too, so I am open,” the star stated. “However once more, let’s work out what that’s as a result of the followers deserve one thing simply unbelievable and unprecedented. And never solely that, I at all times need to ship to the locker room, and the boys and the ladies again there which might be working their a**es off. What can we do that may put them ready to be part of one thing that could be a new change and period on this world of professional wrestling?”
Johnson then responded to McAfee’s query relating to his considerations about struggling an damage within the ring.
“Actually brother, it isn’t the damage that I am involved about as a result of that is simply a part of it,” he replied. “It is simply a part of the sport you join. You get damage, all of us get damage. That is simply the best way it’s.”
He added, “It isn’t even the schedule, as a result of I can management the schedule to a big diploma. Me going again to WWE and wrestling a match, it at all times comes down to the rationale why and what can we create that is by no means been achieved earlier than for the followers.”
The skilled wrestler-turned-actor stunned followers on Friday by making a shock look at a WWE Smackdown taping in Denver, Colorado.
Johnson left the WWE in 2004. He then returned as a part-time performer in 2011 till 2013. He formally retired in 2019 to concentrate on his performing profession.