Dwayne Johnson Interview – Fast & Furious 8 – “I tried to model myself after Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone”
Dwayne Johnson is always bursting with confidence. Whether he’s greeting his rabid fans, visiting children in a hospital, or promoting his movies, the hulking actor is one of the most vibrant personalities on earth.
Q: You went through some difficult times growing up in Hawaii. Are there still some sad memories attached to your life there?
JOHNSON: … I needed to straighten myself out and thanks to bodybuilding I was able to gain self-respect and set definite goals in my life. I tried to model myself after Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone and I knew that one day I would get into acting.