Wrestlemania 34 is only a few weeks away, with the WWE’s annual extravaganza set to take place on April 8 at the Superdome in New Orleans.
One WWE star who has yet to be paired with an opponent is Rusev, and the Bulgarian powerlifter took to Twitter to put out a challenge to any celebrities who think they have what it takes to step into the squared circle with him.
Former WWE champ Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was the first celeb to respond, but didn’t offer himself as an opponent; instead, he suggested Rusev face off against his frequent co-star Kevin Hart.
Meanwhile, “Arrow” star Stephen Amell’s Twitter followers seemed to think that he’d give Rusev a run for his money; Amell, however, indicated he is definitely not onboard with that idea.
One celebrity, however, has risen to accept Rusev’s challenge: Macaulay Culkin, who tweeted his desire to jump in the ring with the beefy Bulgarian.
Rusev responded with disbelief, mocking Culkin by referencing two of his most memorable film roles.
Culkin, however, responded with some WWE-style taunting.
While it remains to be seen whether the former “Home Alone” star will be stepping into the ring during Wrestlemania, the Twitterverse had a lot to say about the potential match.
Culkin even received a warning from Rusev’s tag-team partner, Aiden English.
Perhaps Rusev and English are unfamiliar with Culkin’s previous foray into the world of pro wrestling, when he used a few tricks from the Kevin McAllister playbook to interfere with a recent wrestling match: