The last time anyone played a big budget version of Hercules in New Zealand it was Kevin Sorbo. Now Variety reports Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson himself has signed on as part of the adaptation of Radical Publishing's graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian War, which begins filming in Aotearoa this October.
Easily my favourite celeb, both as an athlete, motivational speaker and humanitarian, it rocks my socks to think Dwayne will spend a 'Kiwi summer' soaking in the hospitality of my country.
Back there myself in December for a spot of Christmas, should I get the chance to say 'Gidday', well that would knock Santa's gifts for a six. Guy shouldn't be to hard to spot though, especially if he's still in 'wardrobe' like this;