John Cena owned as much as not dealing with his feud with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson higher in a press conference for the WWE’s Fastlane on Saturday, October 7. John, 46, defined that he “see[s] and perceive[s]” why some individuals would take into account it hypocritical that he started his personal appearing profession after criticizing The Rock, 51. “I’ve said that though I assumed I used to be attempting to do what’s finest for enterprise, I went about it the improper manner,” he stated, per Variety.
Finally, John stated that he primarily began feuding with Dwayne, as a result of he was “a fan” and “needed The Rock again” within the WWE. He admitted that amid the feud he “turned who I despised,” and he now has perspective to see how he was improper. “I didn’t do it the respectful manner, so I needed to eat slightly little bit of crow. I needed to say ‘I’m sorry and I used to be improper,’ as a result of I’m sorry and I used to be improper, and that’s a really humbling expertise,” he stated. “It was an amazing studying expertise from my mistake with feuding with The Rock.”
John had begun his feud with Dwayne again in 2011. On the time, The Rock was starting to pivot to turning into an actor, and he wouldn’t be capable to take part within the wrestling world. The Suicide Squad actor admitted that he’d been “short-sighted and egocentric” on the Happy Sad Confused podcast in Could. In fact, John finally additionally made a flip to appearing and couldn’t take part within the WWE himself. He’s since returned amid the SAG-AFTRA strike.
The Quick X star additionally stated that Hollywood plans to take him away from the WWE as soon as the strike ends. He defined the way it’s troublesome to steadiness each an appearing profession and a wrestling one. “I made it completely clear you may’t do each due to the legal responsibility insurance coverage,” he stated. “If I had been attempting to juggle each that’s very egocentric as a result of I’d put an entire lot of individuals within the film enterprise out of labor if one thing occurred to me.”
Finally, John did say that he hoped to achieve a decision that “everyone seems to be pleased with,” however for now, he was pleased to return to the WWE for the Fastlane occasion.