Over the years, Diesel, who also produces Fast The film, in turn, shared an aspect of his story in an interview Men’s health July Cover Story.
“It was a tough character, embodying the Hobbes character,” he told the publication. “My vision at the time was a lot of hard love to help get that performance where it needed to be. As a producer, well, we’re going to take on Dwayne Johnson, who is involved in wrestling, and we’re in this movie world, audience members, his character. To force someone to count on someone they don’t know – Hobbes hits you like a ton of bricks That’s something I’m proud of, That aesthetic That did a lot of work We had to get there and sometimes, at the time, I fell in love so hard I could have given it. Not Feliniscu, but I’ll do what I have to do to get the performance. “
After being reminded of Diesel’s reaction, Johnson gave a smile.
“You know, I’ll tell you that,” he said Vanity Fair. “Part of me thinks I have no way of giving dignity to a bull – with an answer. The world of theater. And, you know, I came differently and grew up differently. And I come from a completely different culture and environment. And managing and caring, then I do it. Fellini is smiling too. “