'The Longest Yard' (2004)

A famous American football player who ends up in jail is instructed to assemble a team made up of prisoners to challenge the prison guards to a game in the comedy classic The Longest Yard from 1974.

'GLOW' (2017 - 2019)

Professional wrestling is unique because of the heightened drama in the stories that would not appear out of place on television.

'They Live' (1988)

In John Carpenter's They Live, a satirical science fiction horror film, Roddy Piper delivered a legendary performance.

'Be Cool' (2005)

The Rock (Dwayne Johnson) is without a doubt the most well-known celebrity to have made the switch from the soap opera-like realm of WWE to the world of movies.

'The Suicide Squad' (2021) and 'Peacemaker' (2022)

The question's original Reddit poster, u/incorrect1012, presented his viewpoint to help start the discussion.

'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' (2005 -)

The most popular comment came from u/SeniorBigBelly, who assertively stated that Roddy Piper's multi-episode cameo as "Da Maniac," an elderly retired wrestler who frequently gives parking fines as gifts and becomes frustrated over losing out on fifteen dollars, is a "easy all-timer for him."

'Blade Runner 2049' (2017)

Professional wrestling is unique because of the heightened dDave is a genuinely good actor, a user u/Hangman's12Bucks shouted in reference to Batista's brief appearance in the sequel to Ridley Scott's iconic Blade Runner.rama in the stories that would not appear out of place on television.

'Spider-Man' (2002)

Who doesn't adore a good hero's journey? Over the years, the Spider-Man series has experienced its fair share of them. It makes sense that Tobey Maguire's Spider-Man started out closely like the comic books as it was the first significant blockbuster Spider-Man.

'Vikings' (2013 - 2020)

John Cena and Batista are frequently mentioned when discussing wrestlers who have switched to acting (and have already appeared on this list).

'Guardians of the Galaxy' (2014)

The fact that Batista has played so many iconic parts is proof of his talent. Batista portrays Drax, an interstellar warrior who embarked on a violent rampage when Thanos killed his wife and child, in his most well-known role to date. joined the Guardians of the Galaxy in his pursuit of vengeance.