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Dwayne Johnson Says He Was the "First Choice" to Host 2019 Oscars

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Dwayne Johnson Says He Was the First Choice to Host 2019 OscarsDwayne Johnson was ready to host the 2019 Oscars, but he couldn't make it work with his filming schedule. On Wednesday, the 46-year-old star revealed that he was actually the...
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Dwayne Johnson Says He Was the First Choice to Host the Oscars In a Twitter exchange with a fan this week, the former WWE star said he nearly hosted this year's Academy Awards. Dwayne Johnson, via Twitter Johnson went on to explain that he couldn't do it because of filming for the 'Jumanji' sequel....

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