Becky Lynch gained the respect of fans and peers alike with her incredible mic work and in-ring psychology. The Man continues to climb the ladder of success outside the WWE as well. Recently, Lynch was cast as a character on NBC’s critically-acclaimed series, Young Rock, and delivered an incredible performance.

Lynch played Cyndi Lauper on the latest episode of Young Rock. The former Raw Women’s Champion received high praise from fans and peers for her performance on the show. Even The Rock took to Twitter and had words of encouragement for the WWE star.

I first met the icon, Cyndi Lauper at a WrestleMania party when I was 12yrs old. She was so kind and made me feel like a million bucks. Huge thank you and props to my good friend @BeckyLynchWWE for taking me back to this unforgettable moment on tonight’s show. #YoungRock

Becky Lynch reacted to The Rock’s tweet as well. Lynch said she was grateful for the opportunity that enabled her to tell the story of an icon. Check out her tweet below.

Very grateful to be part of telling this amazing story and to play an icon that helped change the game forever 👊

Becky Lynch is currently out of action with a shoulder injury she suffered during her Raw Women’s Championship match with Bianca Belair at WWE SummerSlam. Fans are certainly waiting for The Man to come back to the ring.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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