“Johnson is the franchise saver. He helped 2011′s Fast and Furious become the franchise’s highest-grossing film. Thanks in large part to Johnson, the second Journey to the Center of the Earth out-earned its predecessor a few months later. We’ll have to wait until spring to see if he can revive G.I. Joe. The sequel was pushed from a summer release so Paramount could retrofit it into 3-D.”
– July 6, 2012
Forbes.com is listing Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as one of Hollywood’s highest paid actors currently at an estimated $36 million.