“IT’S OFFICIAL,” he wrote. “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] history.” He continued, “THANK YOU [WWE Universe]! It’s always an honor coming home and I wouldn’t miss it for the world.”
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Over the holidays, Johnson shared a touching story about his uncle, who helped him prepare for his first ever wrestling match back when the soon-to-be actor had nothing. Though Johnson is a blockbuster superstar with films like Baywatch and DC’s Shazam coming down the pipeline, he can’t leave behind his first love.
WrestleMania 32 will take place at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Sunday, April 3.