There has been a lot of speculation about The Rock appearing on WWE SmackDown’s first episode on FOX. According to Dave Meltzer, it appears that WWE is attempting to get him to come to WWE, but the issue was Rock’s schedule.
Dwayne Johnson is an extremely high profile Hollywood actor now, and his days are mostly full, but the Hollywood star has been able to clear up his schedule and will be appearing at SmackDown this Friday according to WWE. He also confirmed it on his Twitter account.
FINALLY…I come back home to my @WWE universe.The Rock
This FRIDAY NIGHT, I’ll return for our debut of SMACKDOWN!
LIVE on @FOXTV. There’s no greater title than #thepeopleschamp.
And there’s no place like home. Tequila on me after the show
The Most Electrifying Man in All of Entertainment has provided countless SmackDown memories and looks to add another chapter in the blue brand’s FOX debut. Tune in to catch The People’s Champion and a host of other WWE Hall of Famers starting with FOX’s “blue carpet” special at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT this Friday, Oct. 4.WWE.com