Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Mourns the Loss of Michael K. Williams of ‘The Wire’ Fame

Published 09/07/2021, 11:53 AM EDT


Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. The Rock took to social media to express grief about the sudden demise of Hollywood star Michael K. Williams.

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The duo had worked together in Snitch, where Johnson played the role of John Matthews and Michael K. Williams played the role of Malik Anderson. The movie was an action-thriller, released back in 2013.

“You’ll be missed, brother. A real pleasure to work with you and call you a friend. Strength, mana & love to your family during this very difficult and heartbreaking time.Go rest high.dj”

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As per reports, Michael K. Williams was found lifeless in his Brooklyn apartment. A relative of his hadn’t heard from him for a couple of days, and realized the grim situation when checking up on him.

The entire Hollywood industry is mourning his untimely demise.

 

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Dwayne Johnson could return to WWE as The Rock

It’s been a while since The Rock has been actively working for WWE. As of now, there’s no confirmed news of him coming back. However, there was a rumour once that WWE is aiming to bring him back at Survivor Series 2021.

Considering the situation, it’s possible WWE actually brings him back for Survivor Series. Every PPV has brought fresh news with itself. Why not Survivor Series?

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Dwayne Johnson, aka The Rock, enters the ring to talk smack about his upcoming opponent John Cena during the WWE Raw event at Rose Garden arena in Portland, Ore., Monday February 27th, 2012. (Photo by Chris Ryan/Corbis via Getty Images)

WrestleMania 37 witnessed Bianca Belair become the new SmackDown champion, SummerSlam 2021 witnessed the return of Brock Lesnar and Becky Lynch, so, Survivor Series could truly bring another big news with itself.

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If The Rock does return, he’ll be making a huge impact. When John Cena returned, the WWE Universe went wild. In fact, as per Booker T, the roof of the arena was trembling because of the cheers. Now, if The Great One returns, it’ll be out of the world.

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He’s got Superstars like Roman Reigns and John Cena to return against. If not anything, it’ll give WWE a huge boost in terms of rating and viewership. This is probably exactly what WWE needs considering how AEW is moving up in the industry.

What do you think will happen at Survivor Series? Let us know in the comments below.

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Shuvangi Sen Chaudhury

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Shuvangi is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. She has over 1000 published WWE articles and also has experience in content operations with Forbes. Having completed her undergraduation from Royal Holloway, University of London, Shuvangi is closely aligned to the fitness industry, having amateur skills levels in tennis and basketball while rowing at a regatta level.

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