Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson voiced some points on Sunday concerning the pores and skin tone of his newly unveiled wax sculpture.
Johnson responded to reactions to his wax clone, agreeing that its pores and skin colour was too gentle, in line with TMZ. The actor reposted a video of somebody “roasting” the sculpture to his Instagram account.
“For the report, I’m going to have my group attain out to our associates at Grevin Museum, in Paris France so we will work at ‘updating’ my wax determine right here with some necessary particulars and enchancment – beginning with my pores and skin colour,” Johnson wrote within the caption of the publish.
Johnson was amused by the video, saying he “legit stomach laughed at this.” He quoted the person within the video, who requested, “is that this how y’all felt if you misplaced the Little Mermaid?” Disney launched a live-action remake of “The Little Mermaid” in Might, during which Ariel, historically depicted with pale pores and skin and pink hair, was “race-swapped” and depicted as black.
“They turned The Rock right into a pebble,” the person reacting to the wax determine within the video mentioned. “They finished turned The Rock right into a vinyl rock or one thing like that. It seem like The Rock ain’t by no means seen the solar a day in his life.”
“Subsequent time I’m in Paris, I’ll cease in and have a drink with myself,” Johnson wrote. (RELATED: ‘I May Have Carried out Higher’: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Addresses Maui Fundraiser Backlash)
The determine will probably be mounted throughout the evening and can stay on show till then, a museum spokesperson mentioned, in line with TMZ. The spokesperson additionally famous that Grevin Museum is wanting ahead to Johnson’s go to to Paris to have fun the up to date sculpture with some champagne.