“Is That Right?”: Dwayne Johnson Calls Out $60 Million Worth TV Host for His Reaction to Kevin Hart’s Impersonation of Him

Published 10/20/2022, 9:02 AM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 26: Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson speaks onstage during CinemaCon 2022 – Warner Bros. Pictures “The Big Picture” Presentation during CinemaCon 2022 at Caesars Palace on April 26, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images)

There is no hiding the fact that even Dwayne Johnson can be a person who gets angry every once in a while. We saw The Rock wrestle everyone from Triple H to Steve Austin night in and night out, but he always kept his anger in check. Even after moving to Hollywood full-time, Johnson was always cautious about not losing his cool in public; especially during appearances with friends like Kevin Hart and Emily Blunt.

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While Kevin Hart has always been a celebrity who matches Johnson’s wavelength in comedy, this TV show host might not have gotten the note. His once remark about something that Kevin Hart did on his show angers Johnson to such a point that The Rock was ready to throw some punches on live television right then and there. So you might be wondering what this TV show host might have done.

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Dwayne Johnson threatens TV show host for laughing at Kevin Hart’s imitation of The Rock

On a recent episode of his TV show, Jimmy Fallon showed Dwayne Johnson a clip of Kevin Hart mimicking him on his show. But after the clip ends, Johnson says, “Wow, is that right? He came on here and did that? I just, ‘wuh-wuh-wuh-wuh’. Well, dude, you were laughing at that. I just saw that.” Then Falloon jumped to the other side of the table in caution. But Johnson claimed himself down immediately and the interview went smoothly thereafter.

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Talking about Johnson calming himself down at the last moment, he usually does this for comedic effect in interviews with Kevin Hart. Hart and Johnson have shared a fruitful and comedic chemistry ever since 2017’s Central Intelligence. Since then, we have seen both of them in 5 movies together. Because of this deep connection, fans have a theory brewing.

Fans think that because of such a strong bond, Johnson will make sure that Hart becomes a member of the DCEU cast. Alongside his Black Adam character, there are multiple characters that Hart could appear as. More than that, the DCEU brand also needs some comedic flair to the movies, and who better than a master of comedy himself, Kevin Hart?

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Tell us what you think of Johnson’s outburst on live television in the comments below. Also, tell us if you would like Kevin Hart to be in the DCEU.

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Murtaza Bharmal

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Murtaza Bharmal is a WWE and AEW writer at EssentiallySports. Pursuing an English Literature degree, he is very fond of both storytelling and the wrestling promotions. His passion for wrestling started when Randy Orton and John Cena were squaring it off in the ring, but it magnified when Sasha Banks and Bayley put on a masterpiece in NXT.

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