During the first episode of WWE RAW in 2024, a significant moment occurred when The Rock called out Roman Reigns. This event, part of WWE RAW: Day 1, has captured widespread attention, with the clip of The Rock's return and his challenge to Reigns achieving over one million views within eight hours.
The episode was marked by several title matches and a failed cash-in attempt. Additionally, it featured a long-awaited confrontation between Becky Lynch and Nia Jax, reigniting a rivalry that began with Jax injuring Lynch years ago.
A notable segment of the show involved Jinder Mahal disrespecting the audience, only to be interrupted by The Rock. The Rock engaged with the fans, eventually laying out Mahal in the ring. Before exiting, he hinted at a potential pursuit of Roman Reigns, sparking excitement and speculation among the WWE Universe.
This appearance by The Rock follows his unexpected return to WWE in September 2023. In that instance, he interrupted Austin Theory during a segment, leading to a verbal exchange and The Rock delivering The People's Elbow to Theory. Additionally, The Rock had a memorable backstage encounter with John Cena, one of his greatest rivals, marking a nostalgic moment for fans.