John Cena Stars in 'WWE: Next Gen' Documentary Series, Now Streaming on Roku Channel

John Cena reveals the heart of WWE's future stars.

by Noman Rasool
John Cena Stars in 'WWE: Next Gen' Documentary Series, Now Streaming on Roku Channel
© WWE/YouTube

WWE: Next Gen is ready to make history, as the most-followed docuseries in the WWE Universe makes a groundbreaking global debut, kicking off celebrations for WrestleMania XL. Following the successful debut of "WWE 24" in 2015, the critically acclaimed series that chronicles some of the biggest events in sports-entertainment history is back with a new season debuting Sunday, April 1, exclusively on the award-winning WWE Network.

The eight-episode WWE: Next Gen will take fans on the other side of the bright lights to present WWE and the rising superstars who are taking their chance to shine. At the core of "WWE: Next Gen" are dreams and adversity shared from perspectives of a wide array of young athletes all fighting for their place in the limelight as a WWE Superstar.

The docuseries follows their story, charting up close the rigorous training regimes, emotional triumphs, and the personal and professional trials that mold these aspiring wrestlers. Among thousands of applicants, only a few will be able to make it to the elite.

This story tells of ambition, persistence, and unyielding pursuit in becoming great.

Cena Champions New Talent

John Cena took to X to discuss his excitement over the series and urge fans to immerse themselves in the personal, never-before-told stories of these athletes, set against the week of WrestleMania.

His message underlines the very core of the series, highlighting the inception of a WWE Superstar's journey; all has started amidst the pinnacle of the wrestling spectacle. Premiering for streaming on The Roku Channel, "WWE: Next Gen" previews with an episode that sets things up for an intimate exploration of what it takes to make it into their world.

Alongside that, the promotional efforts of The Roku Channel have really emphasized just how exactly this set of hopefuls within the WWE will be going through such insurmountable odds, thus building and building anticipation among the viewers.

With WrestleMania XL just around the corner, "WWE: Next Gen" apparently depicts little of the future WWE but reveals the energy and motivation of young superstars who want to bring their names to the table with the best wrestlers of all time.

The documentary series vows to narrate the newest dynamic story of ambition, dedication, and the never-dying wrestling spirit, inviting both wrestling fans and newcomers to witness the birth of the new wrestling legends. What facets of "WWE: Next Gen" intrigue you the most? How do you think this docuseries will illuminate the demanding path to becoming a WWE Superstar? Continuing on, as the wrestling industry has developed, "WWE: Next Gen" would be that beacon for any aspiring athlete, a light symbolizing just how much his or her dreams would take them through and ultimately help them to conquer on the way to wrestling stardom.

John Cena