John Cena has been a part of numerous successful box office films in his eight years as a full-time performer to date. In fact, he has received a lot of accolades from both fans and critics for his efforts in the movies Peacemaker (2022) and The Suicide Squad (2021).
The WWE icon is sought after by several major producers despite having a limited Hollywood experience. An planned Amazon series may cast John Cena as the new RoboCop, according to a recent report.
The setting of RoboCop is a futuristic Detroit plagued by crime, where police officer Alex Murphy is murdered by a band of criminals. Murphy starts his violent campaign against crime after being revived as a cyborg and losing all memory of his past. Four films and one TV series have been released thus far under the successful Hollywood brand.
John Cena Reported to Reprise the Role of Robo Cop in The Upcoming Amazon Series
GiantFreakinRobot suggested last month that John Cena might turn out to be the next RoboCop. According to a confidential report, a sequel series to the 1987 movie is in the works.
The new series will, according to the source, be produced by none other than Amazon. The producers want to sign the WWE Icon for the lead role, GiantFreakinRobot added. They want John Cena to take on the venerable RoboCop role once more.
Additionally, the original 1897 version The upcoming series will also include Alex Murphy returning. It appears that he will train John Cena, the new RoboCop.
A new RoboCop series is in development at Amazon that will act as a sequel to at least the first film. Producers want John Cena to lead the series as a new RoboCop who will be mentored by the original Alex Murphy who will once again be played by Peter Wellerww
However, unlike the 1987 film, Alex Murphy won’t be the main focus of the future series. Instead, Marc Kyle, a new robotic lawman, will be introduced in the series. According to the source, John Cena will play Narc, a soldier who perishes in battle and then transforms into RoboCop.
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— Robert Patrick 🇺🇸 (@robertpatrickT2) April 3, 2023
Is the WWE-Icon-Turned-Hollywood Star Really Going to Reprise the Iconic Role?
Well, nobody else but the aforementioned source has claimed that John Cena is the upcoming RoboCop. It’s also important to note that the story was released on April 1, which is a questionable date. And neither Amazon nor the WWE Icon has officially confirmed the information.
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Given everything, it’s difficult to say that GiantFreakinRobot’s assertion is entirely accurate. But given the way Cena has behaved thus far, even if he is given the part, no one should be shocked. He is poised to have a legendary career in Hollywood, similar to WWE.