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The Rock pays tribute to his Islander roots with a raucous dance performance and touching speech at the MTV Movie and TV Awards

Posted On: Jun 18, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

The Rock pays tribute to his Islander roots with a raucous dance performance and touching speech at the MTV Movie and TV Awards

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson accepted the 2019 Generation Award at the MTV Movie and TV Awards, which aired Monday from the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California.
The star came out on stage dancing to Queen's "We Will Rock You."
During his speech, Johnson told fans how Hollywood originally wanted him to change who he was when he wanted to be an actor.
He said that didn't work for him and he told fans that they should always be true and authentic versions of themselves. He ended his speech by saying that no matter how important you may become, it's important to be nice to others.
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Dwyane "The Rock " Johnson was the latest recipient of the Generation Award at the 2019 MTV Movie and TV Awards, and he accepted the award in style by paying tribute to his Island roots.
The Rock came out blazing on stage fittingly to Queen's "We Will Rock You," at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. The awards show was shot Saturday and aired Monday on MTV.
After pumping the crowd up,...

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