Avengers: Endgame’ director reveals ideal casting if The Rock joined MCU
Also at the awards, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was being honored for his lifetime achievements, and apparently the two worlds collided.
“The superhero that I would most like The Rock to play is The Rock. He is the best version of him,” Russo answered.
While it definitely wasn’t exactly what we were looking for, he has a point — The Rock is a bit superhuman already. Does this mean The Rock will make an appearance the next time the Avengers decide to assemble? We’ll have to wait and see.Rock’s elaborate entrance featured choreography, gigantic signs and more. He also gave a passionate speech about his career, and you can see it all below.
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More Avengers: Endgame newsBefore the huge win, Robert Downey Jr. won the award for Best Hero, which he accepted remotely. You can see him accept that below.
Then, the film won over-all. Russo took the stage to accept it, and Downey Jr. and Chris Hemsworth video-chatted in to join him.
In his speech, Russo mentioned Lee and the legacy Endgame is leaving.“A movie like this is only possible because it’s been built on the shoulders of so much great work and so many talented artists and storytellers, stretching back decades and generations now, all the way back to its origins with the late, great Stan Lee,” Russo said. You can watch his full speech below.
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