Stop what you’re doing and give Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s hand a hand!
The star got Instagram’s attention this week when he posted an up-close-and-choke-us picture of his meaty mitt holding a comparably tiny lizard.
The WWE icon joked about eating the fun-sized reptile in his caption, writing:
“Here’s the deal with these things. a) they’re very cute. c) they taste great. #lightsnack”
But followers weren’t very concerned with The Rock’s unconventional meal plan (save for TV adventurer Bear Grylls, who cheekily wrote: “Protein! ?”) — most were too busy gawking at his massive paw!
Fans wrote the following in the comments section:
Others jokingly dragged the 47-year-old for his weathered palms, writing:
Meanwhile, many responders pointed out the Rock’s hands showed the years of hard work and dedication he’s put into himself and his prolific career.
These more supportive comments included:
They ain’t wrong: DTRJ is always hustling.
Last month, he landed the top spot on ‘ list of the highest-paid actors in 2021. According to the publication, the former pro wrestler raked in a whopping $89.4 million between June 1, 2020 and June 1, 2021.
A large percentage of his earnings come from his HBO dramedy , for which Johnson earns $700,000 per episode. He’s also set to collect an upfront salary of up to $23.5 million for the next film, which is scheduled to be released this December.
In 2018, The Rock revealed he inherited his determination and the “will to succeed” from his father, telling Esquire:
We’re sure the Rock Sr. couldn’t be prouder of the hands he helped raise!