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Examining the Evolution of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

In honor of the release of Hercules, we chart the growth of Hollywood's greatest wrestler-turned-actor

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has had an extraordinary career: from wrestling champ to A-list movie star.

In this graphic, take a geological journey to find his origins story.

The Rock
Graphic by Heather Jones for TIMEPhotos: Paramount Pictures; Getty Images (3); 20th Century Fox
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