WWE Legend The Rock To Receive The People’s Champion Award

A big announcement was recently made by NBC and E! that WWE legend and Hollywood A-Lister Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson will receive The People’s Champion Award at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards on Tuesday, December 7 from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. The event is set to air simultaneously on NBC and E! at 9PM ET, with Kenan Thompson as the host.

The People's Choice Award has been made to acknowledge The Rock, who is a 15-time PCA nominee as well as 2-time PCA winner, for his contributions to the entertainment industry, entrepreneurial endeavors, and his unwavering commitment to support children and families in need through multiple philanthropic partnerships.

Aside from being recognized as one of the greatest performers in the professional wrestling industry, The Rock has also been nominated for 3 People’s Choice Awards this year – Male Movie Star of the Year for Jungle Cruise, Male TV Star of the Year for Young Rock and Social Star of the Year. Online voting for this year's People's Choice Award has officially ended.