The artist formaly known as the Rock.

While promoting his new movie Gridiron Gang Dwayne Johnson has noted that he will be dropping “The Rock†nickname. Dwayne wants to differentiate his acting career from his old wrestling career. It is said that he will drop the name with the release of another movie, Southland Tales.


Sultan of Swat
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It's time to drop it in my opinion. His wrestling career is defenitly over and he wants to put all his effort and concentration in his acting career. There's nothing wrong with him being reconized as Dwayne Johnson instead of The Rock. Even though he'll still be known as The Rock to many people.