The Rock is one of the coolest and most honest celebrities out there. He’s also one of the most inspiring too. His journey to becoming the highest paid actor in the world has been a long one. It saw him go from being a college football player to a guy cut by the Canadian Football League, which led to his career in WWE where Dwayne Johnson became Rocky Maivia and later The Rock. After he accomplished all there was to do in WWE, he moved on to Hollywood where he’s become one of the biggest movie stars in the world. He may even run for President too, but that’s another story for another day.
Recently on Instagram, The Rock posted a video from Vancouver and talked about how he started his CFL career there and that being cut by the CFL was the greatest thing that happened to him. He shared this story: