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What does Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson love? He loves his daughters, two of whom are on the planet and a 3rd who’s on the way in which. He nonetheless loves smelling what he’s cooking, presumably. He loves “the troops.” And he loves Oscar-winning, inclusion rider advocate Frances McDormand. And when one nationwide treasure loves one other nationwide treasure very a lot, a daytime present speaking level is born.
“I like Frances as all of us do,” the Rock informed a 3rd nationwide treasure, Ellen DeGeneres, on Ellen for a phase that aired Tuesday. After McDormand gained the Golden Globe for greatest actress in a drama for her position in Three Billboards Exterior Ebbing, Missouri, “[s]he goes as much as converse, and proper earlier than she speaks, she turns round and walks to the again of the stage and shakes Simone‘s hand out of the blue. It simply blew me away as a result of nobody did that.” His 16-year-old daughter, Simone, was this 12 months’s Golden Globes Ambassador, and was charged with directing a stream of actors awful with adrenaline off the stage after their speeches.
“[Frances] had the notice to try this to my 16-year-old daughter,” he continued. “She thanked everybody and rotated, thanked her. She gave her speech, now as she’s strolling off, Frances grabs Simone‘s hand, and she or he has the Globe on this hand, she has Simone‘s hand on this hand, she kisses Simone‘s hand, and I used to be like Jesus. [. . . ] I’ve been that means to name her and inform her however now that I’m right here, I gotta let you know, Ellen, I obtained somewhat crush on Frances.”
Ellen’s viewers has no clue what to do with this data, however maybe they had been busy submitting away “be good to The Rock’s youngsters” beneath the What to do once I would love The Rock to fall laborious for me part of their psychological submitting cupboards. Their pregnant pause doesn’t deter The Rock, as a result of he seemed straight to digicam and addressed McDormand immediately, “We’re gonna should alternate numbers as a result of simply between you and I—I do know no person else is watching—we’re gonna get married. It’s not gonna be bizarre, [his wife] Lauren‘s down with it.”
No phrase on whether or not McDormand’s husband, Joel Coen, can be down with it, however nonetheless: wanting ahead to listening to extra about Hollywood’s most successful thruple!