Life Dwayne Johnson thanks fans for support after father’s death By weekster Posted on January 20, 2020 1 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is grateful for all the support he received from fans after the death of his father. Former show wrestler Rocky Johnson died on Wednesday at the age of 75. “My heart is overflowing with gratitude,” says Dwayne (47) in a movie that he shared on Instagram on Sunday. “As you know, I lost my father a few days ago. I lost him from one moment to the next and had no chance to say goodbye to him. I would now do anything to give him a big hug and a big one. to kiss, to thank him and to say that I love and respect him. ” In the same video, the actor and wrestler also say that his father died of a heart attack. “It gives me a lot of comfort that he hasn’t been in pain for long,” said Dwayne. Rocky Johnson was a professional boxer for years until he retired in 1991. As a tribute to his dad, Dwayne took the name The Rock.