WWE Superstar, TV host, producer, entrepreneur and actor John Cena visited Miami on Friday, Dec. 8 to promote the movie “Ferdinand” (Blue Sky Studios and 20th Century Fox Animation).
Cena (voicing Ferdinand the bull) leads an all-star cast in this heartwarming animated comedy adventure, which opened nationwide in theaters on Friday, Dec. 15.
The star-studded cast also includes Kate McKinnon, Anthony Anderson, Bobby Cannavale, Gina Rodriguez, Miguel Angel Silvestre, David Tennant, Flula Borg, Jerrod Carmichael, Daveed Diggs, Gabriel Iglesias, Juanes, Boris Kodjoe, Karla Martínez, Jeremy Sisto, Sally Phillips, and NFL legend Peyton Manning.
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Manning voices Guapo the bull. Guapo (meaning handsome in Spanish) acts like he’s brimming with confidence but under that brash exterior, he’s really a bundle of nerves.
Manning not only shares a film with Cena but plenty more as these two athletes, entertainers, businessmen and all-around good guys have much in common.
The Book of Manning and Cena
John Cena excelled in football growing up, in high school, in college; Peyton Manning excelled in football growing up, in high school, in college
John Cena starred in his profession, winning multiple titles and awards; Peyton Manning starred in his profession, winning multiple titles and awards
John Cena is a future pro Hall of Famer; Peyton Manning is a future pro Hall of Famer
John Cena is a fan of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots; Peyton Manning was a rival of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots
John Cena was featured in a pro sports video game; Peyton Manning was featured in a pro sports video game
John Cena’s father was in pro wrestling; Peyton Manning’s father was in pro football
John Cena (40) is in his early 40s; Peyton Manning (41) is in his early 40s
John Cena is very active in charity; Peyton Manning is very active in charity
John Cena is a brand ambassador; Peyton Manning is a brand ambassador
John Cena is involved in cars; Peyton Manning in car insurance
John Cena participated in the Daytona 500; Peyton Manning the Indianapolis 500
John Cena was in “Scooby Doo” and “The Flintstones”; Peyton Manning “The Simpsons”
John Cena hosted “Saturday Night Live”; Peyton Manning hosted SNL
John Cena hosted the “ESPYs”; Peyton Manning hosted the “ESPYs”
John Cena hosted the “Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards”; Peyton Manning has kids
John Cena will be in New Orleans for WWE WrestleMania 34; Peyton Manning is from New Orleans
John Cena stars in the heartwarming animated comedy adventure “Ferdinand;” Peyton Manning co-stars in Ferdinand
About the movie Ferdinand
“Ferdinand” tells the story of a giant bull with a big heart. After being mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can’t judge a bull by its cover.
The movie is from Blue Sky Studios and Carlos Saldanha, the director of “Rio” and inspired by the beloved book “The Story of Ferdinand” by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson.
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