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Posted by skywalker95 (4712 posts) 4 months, 8 days ago

Poll: Do you prefer Dwayne ''The Rock'' Johnson as an Actor or Wrestler? (40 votes)

Actor 73%
Wrestler 28%

Love him in both so it's hard for me to pick

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#1 Posted by RikuYamaha (1514 posts) - - Show Bio

wouldn't wrestling in the wwe count as acting since its not real?

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#2 Posted by EICHHOLTZ (573 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't wait until he is the president... he is after all the People's champion.

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#3 Posted by Ready_4_Madness (16500 posts) - - Show Bio

Wrestler

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#4 Posted by FaradaySloth (9986 posts) - - Show Bio

I discovered him through wrestling, so the latter

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#5 Posted by the_stegman (40230 posts) - - Show Bio

I've said it before and I'll say it again, the rock is one of the greatest wrestlers of all time. Not just because of his ring work, but because of his mic skills and ability to improvise and work a crowd. His work with the WWE crowd shines his Hollywood stuff in my opinion.

This alone, was more entertaining than any movie I've seen him in

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#6 Edited by Voice_of_Death (641 posts) - - Show Bio

Wrestling is how a lot of people(myself includes), found out he existed. I personally prefer wrestling by a small margin over his real acting.

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#7 Edited by arctika (1285 posts) - - Show Bio

Never got into WWE but I can see why people like it. It's pretty much play fighting soap opera. My dad used to watch it wayy back and my grandmother loved it.

But would say actor easily for me. And The Rock who says it how it is in the real world.

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#8 Posted by kgb725 (19195 posts) - - Show Bio

Cant choose

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#9 Posted by Discipulus (762 posts) - - Show Bio

When I was a child the Rock was in his prime as a WWF/WWE performer. His charisma outshone all the others'. I don't think he can really replicate that now that he's surrounded by actors, but he still has an immediate likeability that not many actors possess.

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#10 Edited by Helloman (30115 posts) - - Show Bio

Actor.

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#11 Posted by Rustlingjimmy (1162 posts) - - Show Bio

I like both

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#12 Posted by HeroUp2112 (18324 posts) - - Show Bio

Very much actor.

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#13 Posted by Dernman (26039 posts) - - Show Bio

IT DOESN'T MATTER!!!

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#14 Posted by Michaelbn (2394 posts) - - Show Bio

wouldn't wrestling in the wwe count as acting since its not real?

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He doesn't have any acting talent or ability he is just in there because of his WWE fame.

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#15 Posted by deactivated-5c4a3e087afc2 (53 posts) - - Show Bio

Isn't it the same thing?

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#16 Posted by IndomitableRegal (16162 posts) - - Show Bio

I knew as soon as I saw the title that there would be at least one person who couldn't help but say "BUT DERE DA SAME!" It gets old.

I'm gonna say tie. Rock in his prime (and even past his prime) will remain one of the most charismatic characters the WWE ever produced, but acting is more sustainable, and I generally like his movies.

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#17 Posted by InvadedTBD (1592 posts) - - Show Bio

Wrestler by far, the most electrifying man in sports entertainment.

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#18 Posted by Iron_Tiger (439 posts) - - Show Bio

My mother has suggested that he should be my father. So, actor it is.

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#19 Posted by TheTrueBarryAllen (12945 posts) - - Show Bio

Toughie; while I grew up watching his wrestling I got a lot of glee watching him in Jumanji & Moana, so I'll say actor.

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#20 Posted by God_Spawn (43158 posts) - - Show Bio

Wrestling before his 2010 era return.

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#21 Posted by rogueshadow (29358 posts) - - Show Bio

Actor. I don't really care about wrestling.

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#22 Posted by Tyger (461 posts) - - Show Bio

I forgot he was a wrestler. He still plays the same role in every movie though

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#23 Posted by the_wspanialy (4075 posts) - - Show Bio

Tie

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#24 Posted by tethadam (526 posts) - - Show Bio

He has a nice size and shape for Black Adam.

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#25 Posted by willpayton (22083 posts) - - Show Bio

@tethadam said:

He has a nice size and shape for Black Adam.

I think he'll be perfect for that, at least if he gets a good director to draw that performance from him. Physically he's excellent for it.

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#26 Edited by willpayton (22083 posts) - - Show Bio

I voted actor, but only because I dont care for wrestling.

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#27 Posted by sabracadabra (1587 posts) - - Show Bio

Actor. I had pretty much gotten out of watching pro wrestling by the time he came along.

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#28 Posted by Alavanka (2590 posts) - - Show Bio

wouldn't wrestling in the wwe count as acting since its not real?

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#29 Posted by Supermanthor (19872 posts) - - Show Bio

both

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#30 Posted by KingOfWakanda (2570 posts) - - Show Bio

He's a better wrestler than he is an actor, but I enjoy watching his movies more than I enjoy watching him wrestle.

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#31 Posted by Warlockmage (9287 posts) - - Show Bio

implying that he wasn't an actor during his time as a wrestler?

anyways hes gotten far more fame and recognition as an actor and occasionally he does a good movie every once in a while. so acting