The dream match between Roman Reigns and The Rock continues to be a topic that holds court in the world of wrestling. Countless Hollywood engagements have definitely pulled The Rock away from WWE in recent years, a path followed almost similarly by 16-time world champion John Cena.
Earlier this year, Andrew Zarian announced the company's plan to bring 'Rock' back to the ring for the 2021 Survivor Series. The idea was to start building a storyline that would lead him to face Roman Reigns. at WrestleMania 38 in 2022.
However, the situation has changed dramatically since then. In fact, it seems that Vince McMahon's company has changed direction from a creative point of view and that the 'Tribal Chief' will give life to yet another rematch with Brock Lesnar next year.
The two clashed at Crown Jewel, where Reigns came out victorious thanks to the fundamental help of Jey and Jimmy Uso. Guest on the latest edition of 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon', Roman explored the possibility of one day challenging his illustrious cousin.
Latest update on The Rock
“Whether The Rock will return to the Survivor Series? It might be a good idea to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his WWE debut. However, I have not heard anything concrete about it. Although I am very close to The Rock, I do not have certain information on this subject.
I don't like to deceive the fans" - confided the former member of the Shield. Many think that the Universal champion will dedicate himself to the cinema once he retires from wrestling. “As for my future, there are no certainties at the moment.
I could keep fighting for another year or maybe five more, I have no idea. I let time take its course without worrying too much. Inside me, I still feel the desire to perform at the highest level. The cinema? Movies are different from wrestling, but still represent a form of entertainment.
It would be great to get into that industry. It's an experience that I don't feel like excluding." A former multi-time WWE World Champion, The Rock is currently busy with his career in Hollywood. He recently starred in a movie with Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot called 'Red Notice.'
The former WWE Champion, who is already famous for his role in the Fast & Furious franchise, now wants to replace the departing Daniel Craig in the James Bond franchise. It has been years since The Rock was last seen in WWE as an active in-ring performer.
The Hollywood icon is known for making sporadic appearances in the company, though, having shared television time with Becky Lynch back in 2019.