Nothing will stop The Rock from going to work. Not even a spoilt front gate.
On Friday (Sept 18), Hollywood actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson posted on social media a photo of his damaged gate with the accompanying caption: "Not my finest hour, but a man's gotta go to work."
The WWE wrestler-turned-actor explained that his front gate had failed to open due to a power outage caused by severe storms.
"I tried to override the hydraulic system to open the gates, which usually works when power goes out – but this time it wouldn't," the 48-year-old actor said.
"Made some calls to see how fast I can get the gate tech on site, but I didn't have 45 min to wait."
Johnson was rushing to the set of upcoming action thriller Red Notice, which has resumed filming after he recovered from the coronavirus.
"By this time, I know I have hundreds of production crew members waiting for me to come to work so we can start our day," he said.
"So I did what I had to do. I pushed, pulled and ripped the gate completely off myself. Tore it out of the brick wall, severed the steel hydraulics and threw it on the grass. "
The Jumanji (2017, 2019) actor added that his security team met the gate technician and welders about an hour later, and they were apparently "in disbelief anRead More – Source[contf] [contfnew]