Dwayne Johnson Happy That His 2020 Presidential Candidacy Poll Numbers Are Higher Than Trump’s

Producer, Yahoo Entertainment
Superfan TV

Baywatch star Dwayne Johnson slow-mo walked onto The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and addressed the quickly forming speculation that he might be running for president in 2020.

In a recent GQ article, Johnson was asked about the rumors that he might run, and he said, “I think that it’s a real possibility.”

Johnson told Jimmy Fallon, “You know, a lot of people want to see a different leadership today — I’m sorry, not different but better leadership today, right?”

He went on to say that a recent poll by Public Policy Polling “brought together Republicans and Democrats saying that I would beat Donald Trump if we had an election today.”

Is there a real chance of Dwayne Johnson running for president in 2020? It all depends on how one interprets his very political statement, “Three and a half years is a long ways away. So, we’ll see.”

Watch: Dwayne Johnson Gets Air Blast to the Face on The Tonight Show:

Read more from Yahoo TV:

Tell us what you think! Hit us up on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram or leave your comments below.

What to read next

By using Yahoo you agree that Yahoo and partners may use Cookies for personalisation and other purposes