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The Rock Lives On! Amazing Throwback Pics from Dwayne Johnson's Wrestling Days
Before turning his sights to Hollywood, Dwayne Johnson was best known for his moves in the wrestling ring
By Grace Gavilanes•@gracegavilanes
Updated May 21, 2017 at 9:30am EDT
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Who's who? Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson poses alongside his wax double during the figure's unveiling event at N.Y.C.'s Madame Tussauds in 2002.
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A LOOK BACK
Showing off his toned physique, Johnson displays a mean mug during WWF SmackDown in 1999.
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Donning a turtleneck (a known favorite), the former wrestler promotes his book, The Rock Says ..., in 2000.
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The wrestler won over fans of all ages during his matches on WWE SmackDown — and is heading back to his roots soon enough, teaming up with Will Ferrell on a wrestling-themed comedy show.
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Rocking a metallic gold vest, the always-ripped Johnson puts his passion for bicep-baring tops on full display.
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BROW GAME STRONG
Aside from his impressive wrestling moves and charismatic personality, Johnson is best known for his epic brow-raising game.
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READY, SET, POSE
In case you had any doubts, we can smell what The Rock is cooking.
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