Taj Cross takes on the accountability of enjoying a mixture of Dwayne Johnson’s finest mates from childhood on ‘Younger Rock.’ He spoke to HL concerning the new NBC collection!
Followers are loving Younger Rock on NBC, which takes a glance again on the wild upbringing of the beloved Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson! The present stars Taj Cross because the right-hand man of a younger Rock throughout his teenage years. Alongside Bradley Fixed as the long run star, Taj faucets into the position of “a combination” of a number of influential mates Dwayne Johnson had throughout that interval in his life. “Gabe isn’t primarily based off of 1 pal specifically. He’s mainly a bunch of Dwayne’s finest mates combined into one,” the 16-year-old defined in an EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife. “I by no means acquired to talk to him personally, however Bradley requested a bunch of questions and reported again to me on that. So, to convey Gabe to life, I needed to actually consider making this reference to The Rock myself.”
Taj continued to disclose his friendship with Bradley helped solidify the younger Rock and Gabe’s on-screen camaraderie. “We have been staying on the identical lodge whereas filming in Australia, so every time we’d come again to the lodge, we’d meet up and get to know one another and create that banter-y pal chemistry,” he defined. “We might make character selections collectively, we’d run our scenes, and it was a terrific alternative we needed to dive into that relationship.”
The time interval during which each Bradley and Taj play their roles is the ’80s, and the wardrobe, hair and make up actually give it away! “They lower my hair, they gave me a bunch of acid-colored, AV Nation garments that actually put me into that point, for positive,” Taj dished.
Younger Rock is on NBC each Tuesday evening at eight PM ET! Be sure you tune in!