Articles Tagged with Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson May Be Shazam Or Black Adam In Upcoming DC Comics Movie

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Dwayne Johnson has revealed two possibilities for his upcoming role in a DC Comics movie. The “Scorpion King” tweeted a picture of three characters last month confirming he would be in the upcoming film based on one of them. The characters shown were Superman, Shazam, and Black Adam. Unless Henry Cavill is secretly choosing to… Read more »

Paul Walker Posthumously Appears In Shark Week Special

Paul Walker reportedly considered returning to school instead of continuing as an actor.

Paul Walker will posthumously appear in this year’s Shark Week as Discovery is set to air a special featuring footage of the actor and marine biology graduate filmed before his death late last year. Appearing in Spawn Of Jaws during 2013’s Shark Week, Paul Walker aided Dr. Michael Domeier in tagging a pregnant great white… Read more »

‘Hercules’ Still Not Quite The Flop We Expected

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Hercules, starring Dwayne Johnson as the titular character, has fallen off of movie news reports. While it would be logical to assume that the silence is because Hercules is a flop that nobody wants to talk about, closer analysis suggests the opposite may be the case. Remember The Legend of Hercules? It’s forgivable if you… Read more »

‘Hercules’ Flick Fails To Impress American Audiences

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The big-budget action flick Hercules hit theaters last weekend, but up against anticipated films such as Guardians of the Galaxy and Lucy, it failed to spark much interest in moviegoers. The Dwayne Johnson led film took in $29 million this opening weekend, which is slightly better than anticipated (it was only expected to see $10… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Opens Up In Reddit AMA

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Over on Reddit, Dwayne Johnson — also known as “The Rock” — is doing a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything), and the star opened up about sensitive topics like his career aspirations as well as the loss of Paul Walker late last year. Reddit AMAs are a great way for stars and fans to connect… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson Demands To Be Removed From Chris Christie Promo Video

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Dwayne Johnson, aka “The Rock,” is reportedly none-too-pleased that he was used, without his knowledge, in a promo video posted by New Jersey Governor Chris Christies’ PR team, and is demanding that his name and picture be removed immediately. The promotional video, entitled “No Pain. No Gain,” was in the style of a movie trailer… Read more »

‘Fast & Furious 7’ Cast: Vin Diesel Teases A Return To Race Wars

'Fast & Furious 7' cast: Vin Diesel teases Race Wars

The Fast & Furious 7 cast is an impressive lineup, even at the expense of the late Paul Walker. Possibly bigger than the addition of Jason Statham to a cast already starring Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, and the unstoppable Vin Diesel, is a return to something the series began with. Race Wars is coming back… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson In Talks With Universal Pictures For Robert Ludlum’s ‘The Janson Directive’

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Dwayne Johnson is currently in preliminary talks with movie giant Universal Pictures to discuss plans to create a film adaptation of Robert Ludlum’s The Janson Directive. According to Variety, Johnson might star and produce the film, if negotiations between the wrestler-turned-actor and Universal goes well. Universal Pictures, who began distributing Ludlum’s Bourne series in 2002,… Read more »

Andrew Lincoln Dead: Just Another Death Hoax

News of Andrew Lincoln's death is a hoax.

Fans of The Walking Dead were shocked over the past week when a story about Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes) began circulating social media. The story indicated that he had died while on vacation. Global Associated News reported that Andrew Lincoln died in an incident involving a snowboard. The blurb stated that he was at the… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson The Underdog? (Video)

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The pressure is on for Dwayne Johnson. This summer is filled with hot movie blockbusters coming out back to back creating fierce competition. No one would have ever imagined Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) as an underdog, but it seems that is the position in which Johnson has been placed according to Forbes.com. In case you… Read more »

WWE Diva Tamina Snuka: Dwayne Johnson’s Cousin’s Role In ‘Hercules’

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Part-time WWE star, full-time movie star, Dwayne Johnson has enjoyed a long run of success in both the silver screen and in sports entertainment. From popular roles in the Fast & Furious Series to a memorable appearance at Wrestlemania XXX, “The Rock” is becoming a household name pertaining to entertainment itself. However, not many people… Read more »

The Rock: WWE WrestleMania 30 Has Dwayne Johnson Confront Steve Austin

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Dwayne Johnson’s WrestleMania 30 appearance had him assuming his WWE The Rock persona once again…and it is happening NOW! Within less than fifteen minutes, after a surprise appearance from Stone Cold Steve Austin interrupting Hulk Hogan (respectfully), The Rock made an appearance to such a huge pop from the crowd. The Rock then electrified the… Read more »

The Rock Set For Wrestlemania 30, Now Rehearsing Segment

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Dwayne Johnson, better known to his fans as The Rock arrived in New Orleans on Saturday. Rock posted as much on his twitter account and, of course, WWE posted a story asking what The Rock’s plans were for Wrestlemania 30 0n their official Facebook page. We know The Rock is in town. Is he going… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson Rocks In First Official Hercules Trailer

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Dwayne Johnson, colloquially and sometimes professionally known as “The Rock”, is stepping into the role of the legendary Hercules and we finally have a trailer, officially released today, for the upcoming Brett Ratner-helmed film in which we get to see the former-professional-wrestler-turned-actor portray heroically proclaim “I am Hercules!” While Johnson’s involvement in the film as… Read more »

Carla Gugino Joining Dwayne Johnson In ‘San Andreas’

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Carla Gugino, has been cast as the female lead, opposite of Dwayne Johnson, in the upcoming action-packed earthquake movie, San Andreas. According to The Wrap, Carla Gugino’s character will be the ex-wife of Dwayne Johnson’s character – a special-operations firefighter. The plot involves “The Big One” hitting California. Afterwards, both Dwayne and Carla’s characters must… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson: Green Lantern Or Lex Luthor In Batman VS Superman?

Dwayne Johnson: Green Lantern Or Lex Luthor In Batman VS Superman?

For Dwayne Johnson, Green Lantern rumors have been flying around a lot lately. But could Dwayne Johnson’s Batman vs. Superman role be Lex Luthor? Or maybe The Rock will be helping the Justice League as the black version of the Green Lantern? In a related story by The Inquisitr, Dwayne Johnson’s WWE plans originally included… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson VS Undertaker Was Planned For WWE WrestleMania 30

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Dwayne Johnson VS The Undertaker? WWE fans would have loved this WrestleMania 30 match, but unfortunately it’s not to be due to a twist of fate. In a related report by The Inquisitr, it’s rumored that The Rock may play the hulking cyborg in Terminator: Genesis, a reboot of the sci-fi classic. While that’s uncertain,… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson’s ‘San Andreas’ Gets 2015 Release Date

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Dwayne Johnson is all set to save the world from an earthquake in 2015. The extremely busy action star recently signed on to star in the upcoming disaster flick San Andreas. The film finds the wrestler-turned-actor tackling the role of a helicopter pilot who searches for his daughter following a devastating earthquake in California. The… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson And Paul Walker Bonded Over Fatherhood

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Dwayne Johnson, the pro-wrestler-turned-actor – better known as ‘The Rock’ – spoke to Entertainment Weekly about the recent tragic death of his co-star and friend Paul Walker. Walker, who died in a fatal car crash on Saturday, was a passenger in his friend’s car when it went off the road and hit a pole. Johnson,… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson To Star In The Drama ‘Not Without Hope’

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Dwayne Johnson managed to fit yet another film into his increasingly busy schedule. It doesn’t matter who you are or what you do with your lives — the Fast and Furious 6 star will make you feel insanely lazy. Not only is the guy slated to star in the upcoming action flick Seal Team 666,… Read more »

Dwayne Johnson Won’t Stop Working, Joins ‘Seal Team 666’

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Dwayne Johnson must have more hours in the day than the average human being. Not only is the extremely busy actor attached to both Brett Ratner’s fantasy flick Hercules and James Wan’s star-studdent sequel Fast and Furious 7, Johnson is also slated to star in the adaptation of the supernatural adventure novel Seal Team 666…. Read more »