Dwayne Johnson’s Stunt Double (and Cousin) Cries as He Receives Surprise Gift from Star [VIDEO]

 

Dwayne Johnson is spreading the love around to the people that matter.

The actor, 46, posted a heartwarming video on Instagram Monday revealing that he gifted his stunt double Tanoai Reed a custom pickup truck to thank him for 17 years of work. Reed, who is also Johnson’s cousin, thought he was doing a behind-the-scenes interview and instead was surprised with the token of appreciation.

 

“Over the course of my career, my stunt double (and cousin) Tanoai Reed has broken multiple bones, severed tendons, torn ligaments & just been an overall dominating bad ass achieving several “Stuntman of the Year” honors,” Johnson wrote along with the video. “I had this custom pick up truck delivered just in time to surprise him (he’s still recovering from a stunt injury) while we give what he thought was going to be an interview about our careers together.”

 

SURPRISE! I love handing over keys🔑🎁 I love you brother and enjoy your new truck! Over the course of my career, my stunt double (and cousin) Tanoai Reed @samoanstuntman has broken multiple bones, severed tendons, torn ligaments & just been an overall dominating bad ass achieving several “Stuntman of the Year” honors. All done with one goal in mind – deliver the best movie possible to the world. I had this custom pick up truck delivered just in time to surprise him (he’s still recovering from a stunt injury) while we give what he thought was going to be an interview about our careers together. As you’ll see the moment I put my hands on my hips, that’s the drivers cue to pull away and reveal the big surprise. Not only does Tanoai represent our family and my career with relentless commitment and passion. He also represents an entire Hollywood stunt community that is truly the backbone of our business. Love you uso and thank you for the blood, sweat, tears and years. We’re just getting started. Enjoy your new truck! #LetsRoll 🤟🏾

A post shared by therock (@therock) on

 

Photos / Source: Dwayne Johnson Instagram

 

Posted in Adam West, All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Entertainment News Tagged with: ,

+ Follow Us

+ Upcoming Events

  1. Resolution NYE Gala

    December 31, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 2:30 am
  2. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA – The Musical

    January 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  3. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA – The Musical

    January 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  4. PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour 2018

    January 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  5. PJ Masks Live! Save The Day

    January 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

+ On-Air & Shows