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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson | Dwayne Douglas Johnson | Seiuli Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson | Rocky Maivia | The Rock
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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[on playing Hercules in Brett Ratner
's adaptation of Hercules
(2014)] Understand, for me when I was a kid, Hercules was always a hero of mine, from Steve Reeves to the multiple guys who have played Hercules, but the idea and the notion of this man. When I first got into movies, I thought, "Gosh, I would love to do that one day.". I always thought that the version of Hercules that I want to play ...
He originally chose "Flex Kavana" as his stage name, because he didn't want to seem like he was trading off his family's legacy (Rocky Johnson
, his father, and High Chief Peter Fanene Maivia
his grandfather). Ironically, WWE officials came up with "Rocky Maivia" after they felt "Flex Kavana" wasn't exactly a great name.
Trademark move: Floatover DDT