Happy Birthday Dwanye “The Rock” Johnson

by Jason Wieder

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was born on May 2nd, 1972. Johnson originally began his career as a professional wrestler, but soon became known for his acting career. Johnson generally acts in action or thriller movies; however, one notable exception to this is his performance as Maui in Disney’s Moana 

Outside of his wresting and acting careers, “The Rock” is also known for being part of several popular memes. Whether it be related to his nickname, the very specific genre of movies he acts in, or the iconic 1990’s-era photo pictured below, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has become celebrated within pop culture and has created a persona that last for decades to come. 

Here are some of Johnson’s films that we have in our collection: 

  • The Tooth Fairy
  • Fast Five: HOME USE COLLECTION DVD 10105 
  • Rock and a Hard Place 
  • Furious 6: HOME USE COLLECTION DVD 10106 
  • Furious 7: HOME USE COLLECTION DVD 12574