WATCH: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Surprises Fans With a Heartwarming Gesture!

Published 08/23/2021, 9:00 AM EDT
ANAHEIM, CA – AUGUST 14: Actor Dwayne Johnson of MOANA took part today in “Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios: The Upcoming Films” presentation at Disney’s D23 EXPO 2015 in Anaheim, Calif. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)


Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson might have become Hollywood’s biggest superstar, but he still enjoys having fun with his fans. Although he might not mingle with them physically all the time (especially in the era of social distancing), he still acknowledges them.

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In one such instance, recently The Rock was driving in his southern California neighborhood when he saw a celebrity tour bus. In there, there were a bunch of fans.

Celebrity Tour Buses take tourists to various locations throughout Beverly Hills and the Hollywood area to find locations where celebrities are either currently living or once lived.

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Johnson saw the bus and pulled up near. He rolled down his windows and asked the fans if they saw The Rock. The fans immediately started screaming and clicking pictures in excitement. He shared the video on his Instagram.

Johnson wrote, “Love pullin’ up in my pick-up truck beside all these tour buses that tour my neighborhood and surprising the heck outta people!!! One of the cool parts of fame & my job ~ makin’ a few folks happy.”

 

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Johnson lives with his wife Lauren and two daughters, Jasmine and Tiana, in Los Angeles. The family also owns a farm in Virginia and a second home in Southwest Ranches, Florida.

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The Hollywood career of Dwayne ‘Rock’ Johnson is thriving

Johnson’s last appearance in WWE was back in 2019 when he came back to celebrate SmackDown’s 20th anniversary. After that,  Johnson has solely focused on his movie career.

In 2019, he produced and acted in fellow wrestler Paige’s biography, ‘Fighting with My Family.’ Then he went to star and produce ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ and ‘Hobbs and Shaw.’ All of these were massive hits at the box office.

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In 2020, all productions came to a halt due to the covid-19 pandemic. In 2021, there are two movies of him getting released. One of them called, ‘Jungle Cruise,’ is already out in the theatres. The second one is Red Notice, where The Rock is starring alongside Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot. He also did a cameo in Reynolds’ starter ‘Free Guy.’

Apart from his Hollywood career, there have been constant rumors about his WWE return. Recent reports predict that The Rock will return at Survivor Series this year to humble his cousin and current Universal Champion, Roman Reigns.

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Do you think The Rock would come back anytime soon? Let us know in the comments below.

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Angana Roy

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Angana Roy is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports, having published more than 800 professional wrestling articles. She is currently pursuing higher studies in English language and literature from the University of Calcutta and has over three years of experience in journalism. As a life-long fan of the sports entertainment brand of pro-wrestling, her work consists of live coverage of weekly shows, PPVs, speculating the future course of storylines and everything in between.

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