The Rock on Joe Rogan

The Rock on Joe Rogan

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson appeared on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast on September 11, 2020. The two discussed a wide range of topics, including Johnson’s childhood, his wrestling career, his acting career, and his political views.

Johnson’s Childhood

Johnson was born in Hayward, California, to Ata Johnson, a Samoan professional wrestler, and Rocky Johnson, a Black Nova Scotian professional wrestler. Johnson has stated that he was raised in a “rough and tumble” environment, and that he often got into fights. He also said that he was bullied as a child due to his size and ethnicity.

Johnson’s Wrestling Career

Johnson began his wrestling career in 1995, when he signed a contract with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). He quickly rose to prominence in the WWF, and became one of the most popular wrestlers in the company. Johnson won the WWF Championship seven times, and was the first African American to hold the title.

Johnson’s Acting Career

Johnson began his acting career in the early 2000s, appearing in films such as The Mummy Returns and Walking Tall. He has since gone on to star in a number of blockbuster films, including the Fast & Furious franchise, the Jumanji franchise, and the Moana franchise.

Johnson’s Political Views

Johnson has stated that he is a “moderate independent” and that he does not align himself with any particular political party. He has also said that he is not interested in running for political office.

The Interview

Johnson’s appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience was widely praised by critics. Many praised Johnson for his candor and honesty, and for his willingness to discuss a wide range of topics. The interview was also notable for Johnson’s comments on his political views, which he rarely discusses in public.