All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘The Rock’

Ilfenesh Hadera Will Play The Rock’s Love Interest in New Baywatch Movie

There’s more Baywatch casting new today, as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has unveiled who will play his love interest in the upcoming movie. It’s Ilfenesh Hadera, who you may know from Billions, Chicago Fire, and Show Me a Hero. “Casting my #BAYWATCH love interest wasn’t easy (extremely tough job but hey I’m one of the producers;) but we finally found …

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Alexandra Daddario Cast As ‘Summer’ in ‘Baywatch’ Movie

The rumor is now official. Alexandra Daddario has been cast as one of the Baywatch girls. Daddario will play Summer in the upcoming big-screen reboot. The Rock, who is also set to star in the film, announced the news on Instagram. “IT’S OFFICIAL: Want to welcome the talented and gorgeous @alexannadaddario to the cast of #BAYWATCH for the role of …

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The Rock Rescues Drowning Puppy, Is Actual Superhero

The Rock–better known to fans as Dwayne Johnson–is very active on social media, much to the delight of those fans. Over Labor Day weekend, he shared a photo that has gone viral in the best possible way, and it’s still going strong. Johnson said that his family adopted two new puppies recently, and when they got home they immediately wanted …

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Dwayne Johnson Totally Got You All With That Broken Finger Prank

Dwayne Johnson may be a heavily-muscled action star with a formidable glare, but that doesn’t mean he’s all business. The wrestler/actor took to Instagram this week to show off an “injury” he sustained while filming Central Intelligence, giving fans a peek at a stomach-churning broken finger that stuck out at an angle from his hand and made us all throw …

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Dwayne Johnson Giddy Over Letter from Steven Spielberg

Dwayne Johnson–a.k.a. The Rock–has no doubt been blown away by many facets of excitement in the course of his 43 years. After all, he’s been a professional wrestler and a film star. Now he’s a TV star as well, with his new HBO series called Ballers. None of these things quite compare, however, to a letter Dwayne Johnson received a …

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Defends ‘Big Trouble’ Remake

The Rock is cookin’, and not everybody is keen on the smell. When the pro wrestler-turned-actor announced that he will produce and star in a 21st-century remake of Big Trouble in Little China, the reaction from the public was mixed, to say the least. God forbid they try a remake of ‘Big Trouble In Little China’ the bastards!! If they …

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Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt Named Forbes’ Top-Grossing Film Stars of 2014

Jennifer Lawrence has been named Forbes Magazine‘s highest-grossing film star for 2014, followed closely by Chris Pratt. The Oscar-winner earned the title thanks to her highly successful X-Men: Days of Future Past and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. The films are believed to have grossed $1.4 billion at the box office worldwide during this calendar year. Mockingjay is still …

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The Rock: Dwayne Johnson Sings Christmas Song in Onesie

The Rock, aka Dwayne Johnson, sang a hilarious rendition of ‘Here Comes Santa Claus’ while a guest on Live! With Kelly and Michael on Wednesday. Even better, he sang the song while wearing a onesie. Johnson competed with Kelly Ripa’s co-host Michael Strahan in a Christmas karaoke singing duel. The Rock even screamed out, ‘I’m in a onesie!’ halfway through …

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Ronda Rousey Seeks to Be World’s Highest-Paid Actor

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey said in an interview with ESPN that she “want(s) to be the highest-grossing actor in the world someday.” Rousey, 27, will appear in three movies coming out within a year, The Expendables 3, Entourage and Fast and Furious 7. Though, her goal of conquering Hollywood might prove to be a tough task, if she …

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Dwayne Johnson Stars in New ‘Hercules’ Clip

New scenes from the upcoming summer blockbuster film Hercules aired Wednesday night on MTV, featuring Dwayne Johnson in the title role. The Brett Ratner film sees Johnson as the Greek demigod Hercules who, having endured his legendary twelve labors, has his life tested when he is summoned by the King of Thrace and his daughter to aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord. Johnson is …

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Dwayne Johnson In First “Hercules” Clip

Dwayne Johnson stars in the upcoming Brett Ratner-directed Hercules, and a preview of the film was released this week. The movie focuses on the tale of what happened after the well-known tale of Hercules’ 12 labors. According to the synopsis: Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient …

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Dwayne Johnson Opens Up About Paul Walker

It’s been a hard couple of months for the mourning friends and family of Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker. Walker’s life tragically came to an end after a car crash which erupted into flames, killing the 40-year-old actor. Fellow actor and friend Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson recently spoke out about Walker and the pain in dealing with his death. …

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Plays ‘Hercules’ In Brett Ratner Film [Trailer]

There are only a few actors in Hollywood that could effectively portray the mythological hero Hercules, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is definitely one of them. The former pro-wrestler turned actor appeared at CinemaCon Tuesday for the promotion of his upcoming action flick, Hercules. Johnson screened the newly-released trailer for select members of the press on Monday during a brunch …

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Dwayne Johnson as Hercules: Trailer Released

“I am Hercules!” After posting a teaser picture on Instagram last week, Dwayne Johnson’s new Hercules look has finally been revealed after keeping it under wraps since filming began. “Paramount, MGM and I made a pact,” Johnson said. “We wanted to make a massive global and entertaining movie while doing all we could to never reveal the actual look of …

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WWE Championship Belts From LeBron to the Heat

The 2013 NBA Champs the Miami Heat now have a belt to add to their winning collection. LeBron James got the idea to buy a WWE Championship belt for himself when he saw Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy sport one during a post game interview after an Eagles win. James, who confessed to being a huge professional wrestling fan …

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Dwayne Johnson Pays Tribute To Friend Paul Walker

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, an actor and former wrestler, starred with the late Paul Walker in two films in recent years, Fast Five (2011) and Fast & Furious 6 (2013). Johnson says he originally met Walker when both were in their twenties and just getting started in show business. Years later, after both being cast in Fast Five, the two …

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Dwayne Johnson Rocks ‘Hercules’ And Earthquake Flick

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has successfully tackled the competition through WWE as well as multiple film roles. He has been everything from the Tooth Fairy to The Scorpion King to a Fast & Furious CIA road warrior. What has he not done? He hasn’t taken on Mother Earth just yet; however, this is all about to change. Dwayne has recently …

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WWE 2K14: Rock Cover Revealed, People’s Trailer Released

2K Games and the WWE this week revealed the cover of WWE 2K14 on Monday Night Raw. The cover features Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who recently lost the WWE Championship to John Cena at WrestleMania 29 back in April. “I am exceptionally grateful to be chosen for the cover of WWE 2K14 and serve as the first cover Superstar under …

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John Cena Wins WWE Title at Wrestlemania 29

John Cena has become the WWE Champion yet again. He won the title during this weekend’s Wrestlemania 29, where the wrestler faced off against The Rock. This is the 11th time Cena has held the WWE Championship belt. The main event at this year’s Wrestlemania was set when Cena won the 2013 Royal Rumble back in January, earning a shot …

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Dwayne Johnson Sells Estate: Smells Like A Fortune

I’ve never smelled what The Rock was cookin’, but the recent sale of his sprawling estate in Hidden Hills has a rather green aroma around it. Johnson–whose wrestling name is The Rock–unloaded his 9,120 square-foot house for just under $5 million to a businessman (what sort of business, I wonder?) and is probably swimming through a sea of cash and …

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GI Joe Retaliation Delayed 9 Months

The Rock is everywhere these days. He made his triumphant return to the WWE at Wrestlemania, he has become an integral part of the Fast and the Furious franchise, and he was cast as Roadblock for this summers GI Joe sequel. Wait a minute, not so fast. It turns out that Paramount has delayed the release from June 29th of …

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WWE Making Wreslemania Social Media Event Of The Year

WWE has pushed Twitter on it’s fans in the past several years so hard, that things have finally paid off. Twitter has been a huge source of connecting with the “WWE Universe” with characters like John Cena, and Zach Ryder able to reach out their fans, and making the weekly story lines between the WWE Superstars more believable when they …

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