John Cena Calls Being Cast in the ‘Barbie’ Movie as a Mermaid a “Happy Accident” – Deadline

John Cena is not only part of the cast fast x but he will also appear in Greta Gerwig barbie as a mermaid.

former wwe star Today Show where he talked about how he got cast in a movie about Mattel dolls.

“It was a happy accident and I think barbie And fast x share many similarities. The cast list is amazing, barbie The cast list is amazing, fast x The cast list is amazing,” he told Hoda Kotb during an interview on the NBC morning show. “So, with a lot of opportunity, it was probably a chance [say]’Hey, would you guys be willing to pick me up if I could?’

Cena told Kotb that he “kind of pitched himself” to the film “in an accidental run-in with Margot Robbie” where he said, “I’ll do pretty much whatever you guys need”. Because I really enjoy the movie and they asked me if I wanted to be a mermaid.

peace maker said the actor fast x was filming across the street from barbie was filming. Cena said he tried to be in the film and finally did when he pitched himself to Robbie, who “makes a lot of the decisions” in casting.

Watch the full interview in the video posted below.

Cena would appear later in a second interview. Today’s being part of the fourth hour where he said barbie The film was “surreal”.

“Honestly, I think people are going to have a lot of fun watching it,” he said. “I think it’s going to surprise a lot of people. [It’s] A very interesting take on everything but I was super lucky and it’s so surreal.

Cena then joked with the hosts that he likes to think that his merman tail is “above average size.”

Watch Cena’s second interview in the video posted below.