Senior Editor, Jabari Young, sits down with Dwayne Johnson to explore his stardom quality stemming from wrestling, ownership of the XFL and the path he took, and why buying it is so influential. Dwayne Johnson has amazing expertise in pivoting his career over the years from professional wrestler, to actor, to now XFL Co-Owner. His films have grossed over 3.5 billion in North America, making him one of the highest paid actors. In 2016 and 2019, Dwayne was named one of TIME’S most influential people.
0:00 Introduction to Dwayne Johnson and His Illustrious Career
1:19 The XFL League in Transition After COVID
2:30 Why The XFL?
5:20 Don’t Threaten Dwayne With A Crazy Idea
6:33 Dwayne’s History with the XFL and Wrestling
8:31 Dwayne is Grateful To Be In This Position
10:56 Dwayne’s Business Sense
12:16 Consistent Leadership Is Dwayne’s Approach to XFL Ownership
13:16 Building The XFL And What That Takes
14:11 Surrounding Yourself With Good People Is Vital
16:0 Dwayne’s Advice on Mental Health & Depression
18:56 What is Dwayne’s Superpower?
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