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Actor John Cena Apologizes to Chinese Fans after Calling Taiwan a ‘Country’ in Interview

Actor and WWE star John Cena apologized to Chinese fans on Monday after he referred to Taiwan as a “country” in an interview with Taiwanese network TVBS earlier this month.

“Taiwan is the first country that can watch” the ninth installment of the Fast & Furious movie franchise, Cena said in Mandarin in the TVBS interview on May 8. (Cena learned Mandarin to help promote WWE enterprises in China.)

Cena backtracked in a video message to Chinese fans published on messaging app Weibo.

Read more at National Review

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