When it comes to escapism, few action heroes rival Dwayne Johnson’s movies. We have seen him performing impossible (for a human) feats, battling CGI monsters, scaling mountains and skyscrapers. And you know what? We love it.
Both Dwayne Johnson and Tom Cruise have made a name for themselves by starring in big-budget action-packed summer blockbusters but there is a difference.
The reviews of Dwayne Johnson starrer Skyscraper are mostly mixed, with unfavourable comparisons to Bruce Willis’ Die Hard. It holds a 51% rating at Rotten Tomatoes. In India, Skyscraper releases on July 20.
Going into the weekend, experts expected a three-way race to the top between Hotel Transylvania 3, Skyscraper and Ant-Man and the Wasp, but the family film won by a large margin.
Dwayne Johnson was pressurised by his team to drop ‘The Rock’ as his nickname. The actor was told that he “can’t be as big” if he wanted to succeed in the industry. His movie, Skyscraper recently premiered in New York.
Actor-producer Dwayne Johnson has joked about being the one responsible for bringing together actress Priyanka Chopra and singer Nick Jonas.
Hollywood actor Idris Elba is in final talks to play the main villain in the upcoming Fast and Furious spin-off titled Hobbs and Shaw, starring Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham.
The Janson Directive will be produced by Dwanye Johnson and Dany Garcia through their Seven Bucks Productions, and star John Cena. Johnson shared the news of Cena’s casting on his Instagram page and congratulated him.
Chairman Tom Rothman assured theatre owners Monday that Sony is dedicated to appealing to a range of audiences — from global franchises such as Spider-Man and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series to family films, comedies and even Quentin Tarantino films.
The Rock has his third Rockette. Dwayne Johnson took to Instagram on Monday to show off his chest full of tattoos and his new baby girl in a hospital skin-to-skin contact moment.
Emily Blunt starrer A Quiet Place, with 22 million dollars, is in first, and Dwayne Johnson starrer Rampage is in second with 21 million dollars, but it’s possible those numbers may shift when final results are tallied on Monday.
Based on the classic 1980s video game of the same title, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson starrer film Rampage is about a gorilla (Jason Liles), a crocodile and a wolf that terrorise a city.
Dwayne Johnson and Naomie Harris starrer film Ramapge will release in India on April 13. Talking about her co-star, Harris said that she is grateful to have worked with ‘The Rock’. She also added that he was an expert guide through the journey of the film.
Dwayne Johnson sparked reports of a feud with Vin Diesel in 2016 after he posted on Instagram that he had a serious issue with the behavior of one of his castmates, calling the unidentified man unprofessional and a ‘candyass.’
Dwayne Johnson and his long-term partner Lauren Hashian have delayed their wedding after she got pregnant again. The couple, which already has a two-year-old daughter Jasmine together, was planning to get married this spring.