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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson promises to lay the smackdown on Downey Jr.

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 00:57

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is promising to lay the smack down on Robert Downey Jr. when it comes to being the highest paid actor. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson was in Berlin on Thursday (21 August) for the European premiere of his new movie 'Hercules'. The Brett Ratner directed film was made for $100 million and sees the legendary Greek hero Hercules hired by the King of Thrace to train an army. Johnson was asked about coming second to Robert Downey Jr. for the second year in a row in the Forbes magazine list of highest-paid actors. But the former wrestling star promised to lay some smack down on Downey Jr. by taking his number one spot. "Robert Downey Jr, he's been dogging me for a couple of years now. He's been number one, he keeps beating me in these polls every year. But ... yeah, I'll take him next year," said the actor.

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson promises to lay the smackdown on Downey Jr.

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 00:57