Dwayne Johnson as The Rock to see in new worstelfilm
Dwayne Johnson goes for a new roll of film back into the ring. The actor is in Fighting with my family to see as The Rock, his alter ego from the time that he was professional wrestler.
The lead roles in the film, which is about the English worstelaarster Paige, are reserved for Florence Pugh and Jack Lowden, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Pugh plays Saraya, who grows up in a family of wrestlers. Saraya and her brother, Zak, played by Jack Lowden, will have the chance to audition for the professional worstelorganisatie WWE. The two are behind that it’s hard to be a professional wrestler, and the stress put the family under pressure.
Fighting with my Family is based on the life story of Paige, the name that the real Saraya in the ring, and was inspired by a documentary by the British tv channel Channel 4.
Stephen Merchant, one of the writers of The Office and Extras, wrote the screenplay and directs the film. The recordings, which take place in London and Los Angeles, starting this month.