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    John Cena Says He's Sorry For Criticizing The Rock For Pursuing Acting

    "I spoke out of ignorance."

    You know John Cena. He invented the phrase "You can't see me."

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    And you know The Rock. Obviously.

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    Well years ago, John Cena criticized The Rock for doing both wrestling and acting.

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    Now, John Cena has apologized to The Rock in an interview with Chris Van Vliet. "I owe a lot of what I've done in WWE and in cinema to Dwayne Johnson," he said. "He's always been genuine, he's always shot straight — and that's on TV and off TV."

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    John Cena has starred in major motion pictures like Trainwreck, Blockers, Daddy's Home 2, and others.

    The interviewer then asked what John would say to wrestlers who say he's doing — career-wise — what he previously criticized the Rock for doing. He said:

    I say they're 100% right... I selfishly in a very tunnel-vision feud I would say — or grievance with Dwayne, I tried to do whatever I could to harken him back to the WWE. Thank goodness he listened because we had some of the greatest entertainment...because of it. But from a genuine standpoint, if you're taking it for more than entertainment. If you're taking it as it was personal, I'm sorry, I was wrong. I spoke out of ignorance. When you do a movie you are not allowed to do anything else.... I spoke from ignorance I wasn't in the movie making business, I was in the WWE business. And I'm like, "Man you love this why aren't you here?"

    "I've told this to him that I'm sorry, and I can tell it to you," he said. "I spoke out of ignorance, I was wrong, and I'm sorry."

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    As for those who want to criticize him, John Cena is not concerned. "For any WWE person right now saying, 'You're a part-timer. You're going to Hollywood.' They're absolutely right. And if they can't see why I'm making those moves, I don't expect them to. I don't expect to change their mind."

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    Good for you, John!

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