Dwayne Johnson filmography

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Johnson in 2018

American-Canadian actor, producer, and professional wrestler Dwayne Johnson, also known by his wrestling ring name, The Rock, has a long career in media, appearing in films, television series and video games. Johnson had his first acting role in The Mummy Returns (2001), and played his first lead role in the spin-off The Scorpion King (2002). He has since starred in numerous other successful films, including The Rundown (2003), Walking Tall (2004), The Game Plan (2007), Get Smart (2008), Race to Witch Mountain (2009), Tooth Fairy (2010), Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), Pain & Gain (2013), Hercules (2014), San Andreas (2015), Central Intelligence (2016), Moana (2016), Rampage (2018), and Skyscraper (2018). Johnson's most successful box office role has been Luke Hobbs in The Fast and the Furious franchise. He first appeared as the character in Fast Five (2011) and helped catapult the film series into one of the top-grossing movie franchises in history.[1] He starred in the sequels, Fast & Furious 6 (2013), Furious 7 (2015), and The Fate of the Furious (2017). The character's popularity led to The Fast and the Furious spin-off film Hobbs & Shaw (2019).[2] Another notable franchise starring Johnson is the Jumanji franchise, as he has starred in the successful films, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), and its sequel, Jumanji: The Next Level (2019). His films have grossed over $3.5 billion in North America and over $10.5 billion worldwide,[3] making Johnson one of the most successful and highest-grossing box-office stars of all time.[4]

Johnson also starred in the HBO series Ballers starting in 2015. The show ran for five seasons and was ranked as HBO's most watched comedy in six years.[5]

The filmography does not include his professional wrestling appearances in any form of media or featured televised productions.

Film[edit]

Johnson at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1999 Beyond the Mat Himself Documentary [6]
2001 The Mummy Returns Mathayus (Scorpion King) 'first film role'
Longshot Mugger
2002 The Scorpion King Mathayus (Scorpion King)
2003 The Rundown Beck
2004 Walking Tall Chris Vaughn [7]
2005 Be Cool Elliot Wilhelm [8]
Doom Asher "Sarge" Mahonin
2006 Southland Tales Boxer Santaros [9]
Gridiron Gang Sean Porter [10]
2007 Reno 911!: Miami Agent Rick Smith Cameo [11]
The Game Plan Joe Kingman
2008 Get Smart Agent 23
2009 Race to Witch Mountain Jack Bruno [12]
Planet 51 Captain Charles T. Baker Voice role [13]
2010 Tooth Fairy Derek Thompson
Why Did I Get Married Too? Daniel Franklin Uncredited cameo[14]
The Other Guys Christopher Danson [15]
You Again Air Marshal Uncredited cameo[14]
Faster James Cullen / Driver
2011 Fast Five Luke Hobbs [16]
2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island Hank Parsons Also co-producer [17]
2013 Snitch John Matthews Also producer [18]
G.I. Joe: Retaliation Marvin F. Hinton / Roadblock
Pain & Gain Paul Doyle [19]
Fast & Furious 6 Luke Hobbs [20]
Empire State Detective James Ransome Direct-to-video film [15]
2014 Hercules Hercules [15]
2015 Furious 7 Luke Hobbs [21]
San Andreas Ray Gaines
2016 Central Intelligence Bob Stone
Moana Maui Voice role
2017 The Fate of the Furious Luke Hobbs
Baywatch Mitch Buchannon Also executive producer
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Dr. Xander "Smolder" Bravestone [22][23]
2018 Rampage Davis Okoye [24]
Skyscraper Will Sawyer Also producer [25]
2019 Fighting with My Family Himself [26]
Shazam! N/A Executive producer
Hobbs & Shaw Luke Hobbs Also producer [27]
Jumanji: The Next Level Dr. Xander "Smolder" Bravestone [28]
2021 Jungle Cruise Frank Post-production; also producer
TBA Red Notice TBA Post-production; also producer

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1999 That '70s Show Rocky Johnson Episode: "That Wrestling Show"
The Net Brody Episode: "Last Man Standing"
2000 Star Trek: Voyager The Champion Episode: "Tsunkatse"
2000, 2002, 2009,
2015, 2017
Saturday Night Live Himself Host; 5 episodes
2007 Cory in the House Episode: "Never the Dwayne Shall Meet"
Hannah Montana Episode: "Don't Stop Til You Get the Phone"
2009 Wizards of Waverly Place Episode: "Art Teacher"
2009 Kids' Choice Awards Host; TV special
2010 Family Guy Episode: "Big Man on Hippocampus"
Transformers: Prime Cliffjumper Voice role; episode: "Darkness Rising, Part 1" [29]
2013 The Hero Himself Host; also executive producer
2014–2015 Wake Up Call Host; also creator and executive producer
2015 Lip Sync Battle Episode: "Dwayne Johnson vs. Jimmy Fallon"
2015–2019 Ballers Spencer Strasmore 47 episodes; also executive producer
2016 2016 MTV Movie Awards Himself Co-host; TV special
2017 Lifeline Episode: "In 33 Days You’ll Die"; also executive producer [30]
2019–present The Titan Games Host; also creator and executive producer
2021 Young Rock Adult Dwayne Johnson (voice) Narrator; also creator and executive producer [31]

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2002 The Scorpion King: Rise of the Akkadian Mathayus (Scorpion King) Voice role [32]
2006 Spy Hunter: Nowhere to Run Alex Decker Voice role; also motion capture [33]

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Artist(s) Role Notes Ref.
2000 "Know Your Role" Method Man Himself
"It Doesn't Matter" Wyclef Jean
2011 "Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson WWE Entrance Video" Jim Johnston
2016 "You're Welcome (From "Moana")" Himself Himself Voice
2017 "Jumanji, Jumanji" Nick Jonas and Jack Black Himself
2020 "The Man" Taylor Swift Tyler Swift Voice; Cameo [34]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lynch, John (March 20, 2018). "The 23 most successful movie franchises of all time". Business Insider. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  2. ^ McClintock, Pamela (April 3, 2019). "Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham Share High-Octane Look at 'Hobbs & Shaw' With CinemaCon". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 15, 2019.
  3. ^ "Dwayne Johnson Movie Box Office Results". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved September 11, 2019.
  4. ^ "movies list". dwayne johnson info. Retrieved December 27, 2020.
  5. ^ Kissell, Rick (August 25, 2015). "Ratings: 'Ballers' Ends First Season as HBO's Most-Watched Comedy in Six Years".
  6. ^ Birch, Nathan (November 8, 2016). "Cooking Up Beefs: The Raucous Real-Life Feuds Of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson". Uproxx. Archived from the original on April 1, 2018. Retrieved March 31, 2018.
  7. ^ "To Be or Not To Be DTV: The films of WWE Studios". screenanarchy.com. September 8, 2017. Archived from the original on December 18, 2017. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  8. ^ Ebert, Roger. "Be Cool". www.rogerebert.com. Archived from the original on June 12, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  9. ^ Coleman, Jonny (February 13, 2018). "This Maligned 2006 Movie About Dystopian L.A. Is Too Real at This Point". Los Angeles Magazine. Archived from the original on June 9, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  10. ^ Stern, Macklin. "How Dwayne Johnson's Forgotten Football Career Prepared Him for Superstardom". bleacherreport.com. Archived from the original on May 30, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  11. ^ "Reno 911! Is Getting a Movie Sequel". movieweb.com. December 21, 2017. Archived from the original on June 12, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  12. ^ Fleming, Michael (August 28, 2007). "The Rock set for 'Witch Mountain'". Variety. Retrieved February 26, 2020.
  13. ^ "NASA Recruits 'Planet 51' Actor Dwayne Johnson to Spread Message". space.com. Archived from the original on July 16, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  14. ^ a b Guerrasio, Jason (August 14, 2019). "All 40 Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson movies, ranked from worst to best". Business Insider. Retrieved February 26, 2020.
  15. ^ a b c "Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's Movies, Ranked From Worst to Best (Photos)". thewrap.com. April 13, 2018. Archived from the original on April 14, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  16. ^ "Fast 9: Dwayne Johnson may not return". denofgeek.com. Archived from the original on July 16, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  17. ^ "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island". rogerebert.com. February 8, 2012. Archived from the original on February 11, 2012. Retrieved February 26, 2020.
  18. ^ McNary, Dave (March 22, 2011). "Dwayne Johnson to star in 'Snitch'". Variety. Archived from the original on March 26, 2011. Retrieved February 26, 2020.
  19. ^ David Chen (April 26, 2013). "Four Differences Between 'Pain and Gain' and Real Life, and What They Say About Michael Bay". Slash Film. Archived from the original on July 17, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  20. ^ "'Fast Five' Will Transition Franchise From Street Racing To Future Full Of Heist Action". Deadline Hollywood. April 25, 2011. Archived from the original on July 5, 2011. Retrieved March 7, 2011.
  21. ^ Dawn, Randee (March 25, 2015). "Dwayne Johnson on late 'Furious 7' co-star Paul Walker: 'I miss him, I love him'". TODAY. Archived from the original on July 17, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  22. ^ "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved January 5, 2020.
  23. ^ "Dwayne Johnson on his sizzle power in 'Jumanji': 'God delivered, I signed for it'". usatoday.com. Archived from the original on July 3, 2018. Retrieved May 30, 2018.
  24. ^ Fleming, Jr., Mike (June 23, 2015). "Dwayne Johnson And 'San Andreas' Team Tackle 'Rampage;' Action Film Based On 80s Midway Arcade Game". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on June 24, 2015. Retrieved June 24, 2015.
  25. ^ Carson, Rene (May 24, 2018). "Universal releases second trailer for Dwayne Johnson action thriller Skyscraper". Film Fetish. Archived from the original on May 25, 2018. Retrieved May 24, 2018.
  26. ^ "Fighting with My Family (2019)". IMDb. Retrieved March 28, 2020.
  27. ^ Fiduccia, Christopher (May 18, 2019). "Dwayne Johnson Confirms Hobbs & Shaw Production Has Fully Wrapped". Screen Rant. Retrieved June 30, 2019.
  28. ^ Fleming, Mike Jr. (February 6, 2018). "Scott Rosenberg & Jeff Pinkner To Write 'Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle' Sequel". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Business Media. Archived from the original on February 7, 2018. Retrieved February 6, 2018.
  29. ^ "Dwayne Johnson - 5 Character Images". Behind The Voice Actors.
  30. ^ Lussier, Germain. "In Dwayne Johnson's New Show Lifeline, a Corporation Uses Time Travel to Save Lives—for Profit". gizmodo.com. Archived from the original on July 11, 2018. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  31. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (January 11, 2020). "'Young Rock': Dwayne Johnson Teams With Nahnatchka Khan For NBC Comedy Series Inspired By Him". Deadline Hollywood.
  32. ^ "The Scorpion King: Rise of the Akkadian Review".
  33. ^ Davis, Ryan (September 15, 2016). "Spy Hunter: Nowhere to Run Review". GameSpot. CBS Interactive Inc. Archived from the original on April 1, 2018. Retrieved March 31, 2018.
  34. ^ "Taylor Swift Is an Independent Woman Who Didn't Need a Man for 'The Man' Music Video".

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