Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson will be part of this year's Super Bowl festivities.
The NFL has announced that Johnson will be making a "special pre-game appearance" at Super Bowl LVI this Sunday.
Johnson wrote about the news: "After all these years, my football dream of standing on the SUPER BOWL field has FINALLY….come true. This will [be] historic. This will be my honor. This will be ELECTRIFYING. I’ll see you THIS SUNDAY! LFG!!! #SuperBowlLVI #SuperGoldSunday 2/13 on @NBC"
What Johnson will be doing during the appearance hasn't been revealed.
The Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams are facing off in the Super Bowl. The game is airing on NBC and Peacock. NBC is also the television home of Johnson's "Young Rock" series, which will have its season two premiere on Tuesday, March 15.
SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles is hosting the Super Bowl. The game is scheduled to kick off at 6:30 p.m. Eastern time, and pre-game coverage will begin at 1 p.m. Eastern.
WWE legend Dave Bautista is featured in Nissan's Super Bowl commercial this year.
In 2020, Johnson appeared in the introduction video for Super Bowl LIV and introduced the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers.