Hollywood’s highest-paid actor and former WWE wrestler, Dwayne Johnson has revealed the unknowns about his mother Ata Johnson and mentioned her struggles when he was young on his Instagram page.
As you know, Young Rock is based on Dwayne Johnson’s life story, from his childhood to his time playing football at the University of Miami and then being surrounded by the wild characters of his professional wrestling family.
Dwayne Johnson shared a frame from the show on Instagram to remind Young Rock’s new episode. In the photo was the actor playing Johnson’s mother and the actor portraying his own youth.
Johnson recalled the difficult times his mother went through and shared some of the difficulties she experienced. The Rock said that his mother experienced everything from divorce, cancer, car accident, and even a suicide attempt when he was 15.
The Rock said that despite all these devastating experiences, her mother survived ironically and that she was the kindest and kindest person he had ever known.
Here’s what Dwayne Johnson said:
“Maaaan my mom has been thru it all…divorce, cancer, hit head on by a drunk driver, and even a suicide attempt back when I was 15.
She survived it ALL and ironically, though not surprisingly – my mom is THE kindest, most caring and JOYFUL human being I have ever met.
And still brings her ukulele everywhere we go.
Tonight’s episode of YOUNG ROCK is for ALL THE MOMS”
See the Instagram post below.