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Dwayne Johnson: American actor and professional wrestler
Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American-Canadian actor, producer, businessman, retired professional wrestler, and former American football player. He wrestled for the World Wrestling Federation for eight years prior to pursuing an acting career. His films have grossed over $3.5 billion in North America and over $10.5 billion worldwide, making him one of the highest-grossing actors of all time.

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Dwayne Johnson insists Ryan Reynolds is playing Hawkman in Black Adam [Video]

Dwayne Johnson insists Ryan Reynolds is playing Hawkman in Black Adam

Dwayne Johnson has demanded Ryan Reynolds reconsiders the chance to play Hawkman in the new Black Adam movie.

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Dwayne Johnson buying XFL American football league [Video]

Dwayne Johnson buying XFL American football league

Dwayne Johnson has agreed to a deal that will make him co-owner of the revamped XFL American football league after buying out his old WWE boss Vince McMahon.

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Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson buys XFL for $15 million with investment partner [Video]

Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson buys XFL for $15 million with investment partner

Film star Dwayne Johnson and investment group headed by his former wife buys XFL league which declared bankruptcy in April

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Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia and RedBird Capital to Buy XFL | THR News [Video]

Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia and RedBird Capital to Buy XFL | THR News

Actor and producer Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia and Gerry Cardinale's RedBird Capital have agreed to buy the XFL, the bankrupt football league founded by WWE CEO Vince McMahon.

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Nick Cannon Daytime Talk Show Pushed Back, Noah Centineo Joins ‘Black Adam’ & More | THR News [Video]

Nick Cannon Daytime Talk Show Pushed Back, Noah Centineo Joins ‘Black Adam’ & More | THR News

A syndicated daytime show hosted by Nick Cannon won't launch in the fall, Noah Centineo joins Dwayne Johnson in ‘Black Adam,’ and more.

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Dwayne Johnson bumps Kylie Jenner from Instagram rich list following Forbes allegations [Video]

Dwayne Johnson bumps Kylie Jenner from Instagram rich list following Forbes allegations

Dwayne Johnson has overtaken Kylie Jenner on the Instagram rich list - after Forbes magazine revoked her billionaire title.

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Dwayne Johnson to host star-studded Global Citizen concert [Video]

Dwayne Johnson to host star-studded Global Citizen concert

Dwayne Johnson is to host a star-studded Global Citizen livestream concert featuring the likes of Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus on Saturday

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Dwayne Johnson delivers surprise virtual graduation address [Video]

Dwayne Johnson delivers surprise virtual graduation address

Dwayne Johnson has delivered an unexpected speech to a class of graduating high school students.

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ShowBiz Minute: West, Braxton, Johnson

Kanye West submits petitions to appear on Arkansas ballot; WEtv to honor Tamar Braxton's request to end future work; Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson acquires XFL. (Aug. 4)  
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson now a co-owner of bankrupt XFL

Actor joins investor group that is buying pro football league's parent company for $15 million.
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The Rock Buys XFL In $15 Million Deal, 'Creating Something Special'

FINALLY, THE ROCK HAS COME BACK TO ... PRO FOOTBALL!? The WWE legend just teamed up with an investment group to snatch up Vince McMahon's XFL league for $15 million, the league confirms in a statement...
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson becomes part owner of XFL; joins group to purchase league for $15 million

Johnson and business partner Dany Garcia partnered with RedBird Capital Partners to purchase XFL's parent company for about $15 million.
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Dwayne Johnson, Jennifer Hudson, Miley Cyrus get 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' concert going

The concert aimed at ensuring equal access to COVID-19 treatment features sets by Shakira, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay and Justin Bieber.
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ShowBiz Minute: Hughley; Johnson; Cobain

Comedian DL Hughley COVID-19 positive after fainting onstage; Shakira, Dwayne Johnson highlight coronavirus equity concert; Cobain 'MTV Unplugged' guitar sells for sky-high $6 million. (22 June)  
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Dwayne Johnson, Justin Bieber, Hugh Jackman and other celebs to appear on global concert

Chris Rock, Charlize Theron, Forest Whitaker, David Beckham, Billy Porter and Olivia Colman are scheduled to make appearances.
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Nickelodeon charges ahead with 'virtually produced' Kids' Choice Awards

Winners will be announced in about 30 categories Saturday night. Stars appearing remotely include Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande and Ellen DeGeneres.
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'You're Welcome': Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, in a towel, sings handwashing song to daughter

You're welcome, indeed. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson posted of video of his shirtless self singing to his daughter while helping wash her hands.
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson shares heartfelt eulogy he delivered at his father's funeral

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson delivered a heartfelt tribute to his dad, Rocky Johnson, who died in January.
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Oprah and The Rock announce they are 'running mates' and launch a 2020 campaign

Are Oprah and The Rock launching a 2020 presidential campaign? Winfrey and announced they are "running mates" in a pre-Super Bowl commercial Sunday.
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Dwayne Johnson remembers late wrestler father: 'I'll always be your proud and grateful son'

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is remember his late father, wrestler Rocky Johnson who died earlier this week at 75, in a touching post.
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Rocky Johnson, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's wrestler father, dies at 75

Rocky Johnson, the first black WWE tag team champion, is hailed as a "barrier-breaking performer".
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's father, wrestler Rocky Johnson, has died at 75

Wrestler Rocky Johnson, a WWE Hall of Famer and the father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, has died. He was 75.
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Dwayne Johnson says his autobiographical NBC sitcom 'Young Rock' will be like 'Forrest Gump'

Dwayne Johnson went from troubled youth to wrestler to movie star. Now his "formative years" are the subject of a new NBC comedy, 'Young Rock."
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19 Years Ago Today, The Rock Announced The Xbox -- Watch The Video

19 years ago today, the rock announced the xbox -- watch the video
Today is a memorable day in Xbox history. 19 years ago today on January 6, 2001, Microsoft formally unveiled the original Xbox during CES 2001. With that in mind, it's as good a time as ever to..
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Dwayne Johnson starts training to enter DC Universe

dwayne johnson starts training to enter dc universe
Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson will have his first brush with the superhero genre this year when he appears as the titular supervillain in the film ‘Black Adam’. Johnson, aka The Rock, has..
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Adele stuns in Christmas photo; Kevin Hart and The Rock surprise: How stars are celebrating

Adele shared a photo from her Christmas party to her Instagram page, lighting up reactions from her fans.
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MOVIE REVIEW: Jumanji: The Next Level

movie review: jumanji: the next level
by Graham Pierrepoint - JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL IMDb Dir: Jake Kasdan Starring Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Awkwafina, Alex Wolff, Morgan Turner, Ser’Darius Blain,..
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Hart cements success in Hollywood

Actor Kevin Hart joked about straining his back while cementing his hands and feet outside Hollywood's famed TCL Chinese Theatre, where he was joined by co-stars and friends Dwayne Johnson and Will..
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Hart and Johnson - Oscar hosts?

At the premiere of the latest "Jumanji" movie in L.A., stars Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart say they would consider hosting the Oscars, while Nick Jonas contemplates a special 2019. (Dec. 10)  
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The Rock: Adopted Baby Yoda keeps him up at night, but loves his big brother Kevin Hart

The Rock brought USA TODAY up to date on his Baby Yoda adoption at the "Jumanji The Next Level" premiere. Says the kid loves big brother Kevin Hart.
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Biggest breakout movie stars of the decade, from The Rock to Brie Larson

When we look back on movies from the 2010s, who are the action heroes and comedy queens we'll recall? Probably these 10, for starters.
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and Danny DeVito crashed a wedding in Mexico, sang to the bride

Co-stars, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Danny DeVito took a break from "Jumanji: The Next Level" work and crashed a couple's wedding in Mexico.
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson fulfills childhood dream with his 'rebellious' DC superhero debut

It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's... The Rock! Dwayne Johnson will join the DC universe as a complicated hero. Find out which one, and when, here.
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Aww! Dwayne Johnson serenades 100-year-old fan for her birthday in heartwarming video

Dwayne Johnson, "You Rock!" That's what 100-year-old Marie Grover said after being serenaded for her birthday by none other than The Rock.
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The Rock to return to WWE's "Friday Night Smackdown"

This show is going to rock
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Kevin Hart 'doing very well' according to The Rock

kevin hart 'doing very well' according to the rock
(CNN)We now have an update on Kevin Hart thanks to one of his best friends. Appearing on the first episode of "The Kelly Clarkson Show" on Monday, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson talked about the Hart's..
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Dwayne Johnson leaves honeymoon early to fill in for injured Kevin Hart

Dwayne Johnson is Kevin Hart's rock. He left his honeymoon early to fill in for Hart on "The Kelly Clarkson Show."
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Dwayne Johnson to Kevin Hart after car crash: 'We have a lot more laughing to do together'

After a car crash left Kevin Hart hospitalized, his friend and "Jumanji" co-star Dwayne Johnson shared a heartfelt post wishing for his recovery.
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The Rock takes honeymoon to D23

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson attends Disney's D23 Expo a week after getting married -- but says new wife Lauren Hashian didn't mind. (Aug. 25)
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is the highest paid actor of 2019 according to Forbes

dwayne 'the rock' johnson is the highest paid actor of 2019 according to forbes
In a list released by Forbes, we find out who the highest-paid actors around the world are. Much to our surprise, some of the biggest stars such as Leonardo Di Caprio and Shah Rukh Khan didn't make it..
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The Rock is making that paper! Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes' list of highest-paid actors

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson raked in the most dough of his fellow actors, according to Forbes.
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"The Rock" and Lauren Hashian tie the knot

Johnson's former brother-in-law snapped photos of the happy couple during the seaside wedding
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The Rock marries girlfriend Lauren Hashian in Hawaii

The couple have been together since 2006 and have two children.
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson ties the knot with long-term love Lauren Hashian in scenic Hawaiian ceremony

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has tied the knot with his partner Lauren Hashian. The 47-year-old...
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Fast and Furious feud: Michelle Rodriguez responds after co-star Tyrese Gibson lashes out at Hobbs ...

fast and furious feud: michelle rodriguez responds after co-star tyrese gibson lashes out at hobbs ...
Michelle Rodriguez has responded after her Fast and Furious co-star Tyrese Gibson lashed out at Dwayne Johnson spinoff Hobbs & Shaw. The actor, who has appeared in the long-running franchise since The..
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MOVIE REVIEW: Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

movie review: fast & furious presents: hobbs & shaw
by Graham Pierrepoint - FAST & FURIOUS PRESENTS: HOBBS & SHAW IMDb Dir: David Leitch Starring Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby, Helen Mirren, Roman Reigns, Eddie..
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The Rock and Idris Elba's biggest 'Hobbs & Shaw' battle: Who is really Sexiest Man Alive?

The set of "Fast & Furious Presents, Hobbs & Shaw" featured two Sexiest Men Alive: Dwayne Johnson and Idris Elba. But there can be only one.
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Dwayne Johnson apologises for tweet praising Boris Johnson

dwayne johnson apologises for tweet praising boris johnson
Dwayne Johnson has apologised after expressing support on Twitter for a portion of a Boris Johnson speech, and joking about being related to the new British PM. The Hobbs & Shaw actor joked during an..
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'The Rock' visits giant telescope protestersAP5057324774

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson visits protesters blocking construction of a telescope as the Hawaiian leaders prepare to start talks to resolve the impasse.  
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Tom Brady faces backlash for cliff diving with daughter

Even The Rock weighed in on the controversy
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Tom Brady ripped for cliff diving with young daughter. The Rock says it gave him 'anxiety'

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady called "irresponsible" for cliff diving with his 6-year-old daughter, whose mom is Gisele Bündchen.
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'Hobbs and Shaw' premiere halted after electrical sparks cause alarm; The Rock reassures movie audience

The gala premiere for "Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw" was halted Saturday after electrical sparks in the audience, causing minor panic.
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Ryan Reynolds joins Gal Gadot and Dwayne Johnson in Red Notice

ryan reynolds joins gal gadot and dwayne johnson in red notice
Ryan Reynolds has joined Gal Gadot and Dwayne Johnson in the heist film Red Notice. The film has also moved from Universal Studios to Netflix in an another win for the streaming giant. Advertising..
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MOVIE REVIEW: Fighting with My Family

movie review: fighting with my family
by Graham Pierrepoint - FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY IMDb Dir: Stephen Merchant Starring Florence Pugh, Lena Headey, Nick Frost, Jack Lowden, Vince Vaughn, Dwayne Johnson 3.5 STARS (out of 5) Before..
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