Sgt. Slaughter Reveals That He Was Supposed to Co-Star, Not Bruce Willis, in New GI Joe Film With The Rock

Arda Ocal recently spoke with WWE legend Sgt. Slaughter about how he was originally scheduled to play a part in the newest GI Joe movie, along side Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Slaughter divulges that the character played by Bruce Willis was originally going to be Sgt. Slaughter, with he as the leading candidate to play the role.

Slaughter also discussed how close he was to not portraying an Iraqi Sympathizer in the WWE, the iconic promo where he burns Hulk Hogan’s shirt and how the original idea was to burn the American flag and Slaughter’s reaction, and more.