Also, Young Rock – produced by Dwayne Johnson and supervised by Nahnatchka Khan ( Welcome to the Huangs ), will follow his journey from his studies in high school, through his years as a footballer in college, not to mention his entry into the world of wrestling. . The opportunity to go behind the scenes of his success, his first failures and meet a gallery of memorable characters.
The cast unveiled
And obviously, this comedy should have a rhythm and a particular staging. Rather than opting for a linear narrative, the creators of Young Rock will instead travel regularly through time through flashbacks. In fact, the episodes will alternate between the different versions of Dwayne Johnson through the ages, one of which will be worn by the actor.
On the younger side? The Rock made it official on Instagram, it's Adrian Groulx (seen in The Adventures of Napkin Man! ) Who will be the child he was at 10 years old, ” At that age I was incredibly turbulent, already thoroughly behind the girls and I loved wrestling, especially when it was bleeding “, Bradley Constant (seen in Following Phil ) who will play his teenage version,” he's going to take control of my 15 year old self and kick my ass in puberty ” , while Uli Latukefu (seen in Marco Polo ) will be in charge of interpreting his student version, a very important period for him: ” These years of playing at university have been the most significant. The ups and downs are incredible there and the downs were critical. “
Note that emotion should also be present in this comedy. Dwayne Johnson has recalled, his parents will also be represented on the screen. And a few months after the disappearance of his father, the comedian announced his attention to pay tribute to him through this series.