Dwayne Johnson News
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: E. Nicholas Mariani is set to adapt the Nick Schuyler bestselling survival tale Not Without Hope as a star vehicle for Dwayne Johnson at Relativity. Johnson will play one of four friends, all athletes, who capsized during a deep-sea fishing trip. Johnson will play Schuyler, who set out from Clearwater, Florida with NFL players Marquis Cooper and Corey Smith, and former U of South Florida player Will Bleakley. 3 weeks 1 hour ago via theothersenhman
5:35 PM 10/2/2014 by Jeff Giles
It's been so long since we've heard any news regarding Paramount's big-screen adaptation of Baywatch that we'd assumed cooler heads had prevailed and the former World's Most Popular TV Show would just stay where it was, collecting dust in the fading memories of anyone who remembers the syndicated TV of the '90s.
fb.indiewire.com – Remember that time when Bill Hader was linked to the lead role in the long developing "Baywatch" movie? Yeah, that didn't happen, but the movie still is, and now it's firing on all cylinders as it has bagged an unlikely leading man. The charismatic Dwayne Johnson, who should really know better than subjecting himself to stuff like this, is starring in "Baywatch." For real. 4 weeks 20 hours ago via jetli
3:39 PM 9/7/2014 by Binh Ngo
Some celebrities got their phones hacked and their private photos are leaked online. We discuss that and more on this week's Download. Binh: If any of you are planning to release some nude photos of yourselves in an attempt to become some sort of instant internet celebrity, I gotta tell you, this is not the time to do it because yours will be competing with those of Jennifer Lawrence, Scarlett Johansson, and others because their phone accounts got hacked and their private pictures are out there for all to see. Jeff:
2:40 PM 9/3/2014 by Jeff Giles
After what seemed like an endless amount of teasing, buzzing, and dithering, Dwayne Johnson has finally come right out and said it: He's going to play the villain (or anti-hero, whichever you prefer), Black Adam, in New Line's long-brewing adaptation of the DC comic Shazam. Johnson broke the news via Twitter today, writing, ""Kneel at his feet or get crushed by his boot." My honor to become..
variety.com – Though Dwayne Johnson hasn’t been shy about teasing his potential involvement in DC and New Line’s “Shazam” movie, the superhero comicbook pic now looks closer to achieving lift-off. Sources tell Variety that Darren Lemke is set to write the script with Johnson attached to star. Johnson will play Black Adam, who in recent issues of the DC comicbook, is... 8 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
cinemablend.com – Dwayne Johnson has spent months and months teasing a deal that he has been working out with the folks over at Warner Bros. and DC Comics, and as time has passed he has gotten more and more specific in his hints. Most recently he Tweeted an image of Superman, Shazam and Black Adam, suggesting that he would be playing one of the parts - but he still wouldn't specify exactly what was in the works. 10 weeks 3 days ago via brucelee
11:45 AM 8/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
New Line is developing not one but two Journey sequels and they may be shooting back-to-back, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Dwayne Johnson and Josh Hutcherson are both expected to return. No word on what the new adventures will entail, but they should be in line with the previous two movies where our protagonists find themselves in exotic locales filled with outlandish creatures.
screenrant.com – The Rock’s upcoming projects include Fast & Furious 7 and some as-yet unspecified DC superhero movie (we’re pretty sure we know what it is), but that doesn’t mean he’s leaving his family-friendly movie franchise days behind him. No, that doesn’t mean another Tooth Fairy movie starring Dwayne Johnson; it does, apparently, mean we’ll be getting two new installments in the Journey series, which added Johnson in the punny titled second installment, Journey 2: 11 weeks 3 hours ago via jackiechan