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The Rock returns on Raw and is interrupted by The New Day

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The People’s Champion returned to Monday Night Raw last night and rocked the American Airlines Arena, first with a live one-shot segment where he interacted with The Miz, Rick Ross, Big Show, Lana, Rusev, and Pat Patterson before hitting the countdown to appear live in the ring. The home town crowd welcomed The Rock with “this is awesome”...

The Rock announces he’s coming to WrestleMania 32

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The Rock announced on his Instagram today that he will be participating at WrestleMania 32 in Dallas, Texas, although he did not specify in what role. “IT’S OFFICIAL: People’s Champ is coming home to do 3 things with the PEOPLE: Set an ALL-TIME attendance record, ELECTRIFY Dallas like never before & make all time #WRESTLEMANIA...

Roman Reigns teases appearance by The Rock at SummerSlam

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In an interview with FoxSports.com, Roman Reigns hinted that we might see a surprise appearance from his cousin, The Rock, at SummerSlam. Asked whether we’ll see The Rock at the pay-per-view in 10 days time, the former Shield member answered, “I wanna tell you, but I don’t want to give anything away.” The Rock was last seen on...

The Rock and Ronda Rousey create special WrestleMania moment

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There were plenty of WrestleMania moments during the show yesterday but perhaps the most memorable one was when UFC Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey decided to tag team with The Rock and stick it to The Authority. The Rock dropped hints all week long that he might show up at WrestleMania and when Stephanie McMahon and Triple H were boasting...

The Rock drops big hints for WrestleMania 31…and 32

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3-time Emmy winner Chris Van Vliet caught up with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson on his Furious 7 press tour and being a wrestling fan, Van Vliet asked the former WWE champion a couple of interesting questions. Talking about Furious 7 and the Rock Bottom through the glass table, Rock said that it was not in the script and it was something that they...

The Rock shows up at the Rumble….to save Roman Reigns

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The Rock did show up at the Royal Rumble but was not one of the 30 participants in the over-the-top rope match. After Roman Reigns eliminated both Kane and Big Show at the same time, the two Authority members jumped back in the ring and attacked the eventual winner. At that point, The Rock’s music hit for good pop from the crowd and The Rock...

The Rock to appear on Smackdown this Friday

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You will be seeing The Rock one more time this week on WWE television as the former champion will be appearing on the 15 year anniversary of Smackdown which will air this Friday. The show was taped yesterday in Philadelphia and while Rock was not there live in person, he taped a backstage segment on Monday along with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon...

Mainstream media covers The Rock’s return on Raw

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The surprise appearance of The Rock on Raw yesterday night brought along some mainstream media attention today, giving WWE some additional free advertising thanks to the star power of Dwayne Johnson. CBS Sports, E! Online, Hollywood Life, USA Today, MTV, Zap2It, Sky Sports, and other news websites all covered the return of The Great One with other...

The Rock shows up on Raw and drives Brooklyn bananas!

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When The Rock posted a message on Twitter saying he was in New York, alarm bells started to ring as WWE was also in town for Raw and when WWE and The Rock are in the same town, well, usually magic happens. And this time it was no different as the former WWE champion showed up as a surprise during Raw in Brooklyn, his first appearance on WWE...

Dwayne Johnson talks pro wrestling on ESPN’s SportsCenter

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Appearing on ESPN’s Sports Center to discuss his new movie Hercules, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was subject to different kind of questions from fans via Twitter live on the show. When asked what was his most challenging gig – playing for the U, wrestling in the WWE, or shooting Hercules – The Rock barely hesitated and answered...

The Rock makes his way to New Orleans for WrestleMania

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Finally, The Rock has come back to New Orleans! Former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson arrived in New Orleans today ahead of WrestleMania XXX. “I’ve missed you New Orleans… #HomeAwayFromHome #GumboAndTequila #ElectrifyWrestleMania,” Rock wrote in a Twitter message. Later, Jim Ross tweeted a photo in between Rock and...

The Rock thanks WWE fans for the two Slammy Awards

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Former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson thanked the WWE fans twice for voting him for the two Slammy Awards. The Rock won the LOL Moment of the Year for his Rock Concert involving Vickie Guerrero and then later won the Match of the Year with John Cena at WrestleMania 29. “THANK U @WWE Universe! Entertaining you is my greatest joy (2nd...