Meet the people bringing Dwayne Johnson's childhood wrestling heroes to life in Young Rock.
With Young Rock set to debut on February 16th, Johnson shared another teaser on his Instagram, spotlighting eight actors who will be portraying some of the larger than life figures featured on the show.
- Matthew Willig as Andre the Giant
- Kevin Makely as Macho Man Randy Savage
- Faiumu Fasitua Amosa and John Tui as Afa and Sika, The Wild Samoans
- Brett Azar as The Iron Shiek
- Nate Jackson as The Junkyard Dog
- Ana Tuisila as Lia Maivia
- Adam Ray as Vince McMahon
Additionally, The Rock promised that there will be some easter eggs in Vince's office for fans to find.
Young Rock charts Johnson’s childhood from growing up in a strong and resilient family, to being surrounded by the wild characters of his professional wrestling family, to playing football at the University of Miami. It will explore the rollercoaster that has shaped Johnson into the man he is today and the larger-than-life characters he’s met along the way.
In addition to co-starring, Johnson serves as an executive producer under his Seven Bucks banner. You can learn more about the cast at this link.