The Rock Taps Into His Pro-Wrestling Persona To Play Black Adam



Dwayne Johnson’s Transformation

Dwayne Johnson, also known as “The Rock,” has been buzzing with excitement about his upcoming movie, Black Adam. The anticipation is palpable, and it’s clear that Johnson is bringing his A-game to this role.


The Perfect Anti-Hero

In the world of superheroes, there are characters who stand out, and Black Adam is one of them. He’s not your typical hero, and Dwayne Johnson is the perfect choice to portray this anti-hero. The Rock’s imposing physique and charisma align seamlessly with Black Adam’s character.


A Long-Awaited Arrival

After years of teasers and discussions, the release of Black Adam is just around the corner. In less than a month, we’ll witness the Justice Society of America (JSA) heroes making their live-action debut on the big screen.


The Cast Reveals Insights

Recently, the cast of Black Adam sat down for an interview with “Fandango All Access” to shed light on their characters and what fans can expect from the movie.

Excitement in the Air

The excitement among the JSA heroes is palpable, as they prepare to bring their characters to life for the first time in a live-action setting. The cast includes Pierce Brosnan, Noah Centineo, Quintessa Swindell, Aldis Hodge, and, of course, Dwayne Johnson.


Dwayne Johnson’s Wrestling Wisdom

During the interview, Naz Perez asked Dwayne Johnson a thought-provoking question that shed light on his preparation for the role: “You play Black Adam, who is an Anti-hero that walks the lines between bad and good. As a Pro-Wrestler as well, you have been a face and also a heel many times. Did you tap into that side of yourself to play Black Adam, and how were you able to relate this anti-hero to your past life?”


The Rock’s Insightful Response

Dwayne Johnson readily acknowledged that his experience as a wrestler, where he alternated between being a hero and a villain, helped him get into the mindset of Black Adam. He explained that in the wrestling world, unpredictability and switching sides were all part of the game.


 Treading the Line

The Rock’s ability to keep fans guessing in the wrestling ring was a crucial aspect of his career. He pointed out that despite his unpredictability, the audience always believed he would ultimately do the right thing and had his reasons for his actions.


 A Sense of Justice

Johnson emphasized that Black Adam, like himself, has his own brand of justice. The character does what he believes is right, even if it means straddling the line between good and bad. This sense of moral ambiguity is something that Johnson carried from his wrestling days into his portrayal of Black Adam.