Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Regrets ‘Not Making Peace’ With Father Before His Death

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s father – professional wrestler Rocky Johnson – died at the age of 75 from a heart attack in January 2020.

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is recalling his “complicated relationship” with his late father Rocky.

On June 19, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (51) shared a video on Instagram admitting that he felt “there’s something I missed”.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson regrets 'not reconciling' with his father before he passed away - Photo 1.

Dwayne ” The Rock” Johnson is recalling his “complicated relationship” with his late father Rocky


Johnson appears in a hoodie and shorts in the video and says he decided to make the video while exercising, adding that he was confessing “a tough thing we all have to deal with”.

“Especially if there are a lot of guys out there who, like me, had a tough love, complicated relationship with their dad. I went through that with my dad and I know a lot of you did too. It’s complicated, because dad’s not here now and we always wish they were alive,” Dwayne Johnson said, referring to his father, the Canadian professional wrestler who passed away at the age of 75.

“I wish he was here again so I could say: ‘I love you, dad, thank you for raising me with your ability even though there were times when things were complicated and sometimes we clashed. ‘,” Dwayne Johnson continues in the video.

The Black Adam actor  continued to urge fans who have complicated relationships with their father to “try to reconcile, try to heal” before sharing that he and Mr. Rocky were not speaking at the time. his father passed away.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson regrets 'not reconciling' with his father before he passed away - Photo 2.

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and his late father Rocky


“I had the biggest argument with my godfather over Christmas 2019. This was the biggest ‘fight’ I’ve ever had with him in my life. We were very tense, didn’t talk for three weeks after he passed away. That was it. I never got a chance to say goodbye and I never even got a chance to reconcile,” he explained in the video.

“If the old man is still with you and you have a chance to reconcile then do it now. All of our fathers in heaven are looking down on us. Hopefully they are proud of what they see. see,” concluded Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

Father The Rock passed away

Wrestler Rocky Johnson – father of actor Dwayne Johnson – died on January 15, at the age of 75.

According to CBS, Rocky’s manager confirmed the information but did not disclose the cause of death. Actor Dwayne Johnson refused to answer questions from the press about the death of his biological father.

Wrestler Rocky Johnson. Photo: WWE.

Wrestler Rocky Johnson. Photo: WWE.

Rocky Johnson, real name Wayde Bowles, was born in 1944 in Nova Scotia, Canada. He started wrestling at the age of 16 and became a professional wrestler in 1964. Rocky joined the WWE company and paired up with wrestler Tony Atlas. The two became teammates, achieved much success and were invited to the US national team to compete in the World Championship (WWF).

Rocky married  Ata Maivia in 1970 and gave birth to Dwayne two years later. In the past, Dwayne said that his parents did not get along because the family’s economy was difficult, his father often had to go far away from home to earn money. His parents divorced in 2003 but are still often present to support his son’s important events.

Rocky and his ex-wife came to support their son's movie in 2015. Photo: Warner Bros.

Rocky and his ex-wife came to support their son’s movie 2015. Photo: Warner Bros.

Dwayne Johnson once said his father was the one who trained him to be who he is today. Rocky teaches The Rock the secrets of wrestling. In his first role, Dwayne was invited to play his biological father in the series  That ’70s Show . The Rock introduced his father when he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2008.

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