American actor and former professional wrestler Dwayne Johnson, known for his color, has revealed that he wanted to become a professional soccer player.
Of Black man The actor said this while paying a heartfelt tribute to his late father Rocky Johnson on the occasion of his 77th birthday.
He went on Instagram and shared a video stating that his late father had helped him become a man of today.
Of Jungle trip The actor wrote in the caption, “Dude, I look at life these days with deep gratitude, humility and a little kindness – thanks for the dreams that didn’t come true. The irony of life is that sometimes the thing we want the most – sometimes the best thing that never happened.
He also revealed that his dream was to become a professional football player.
“I failed to become an NFL player. And as complicated as my relationship with my old man was, it was he who eventually trained me to be a wrestler. And the rest is history,” he continued.
The actor added, “My father will turn 77 next week. Relax in peace and rejoice in dreams that do not come true.
Rocky, better known as the ‘Spirit of Man’, was a professional wrestler who died in 2020 after suffering a massive heart attack.