Dwayne Johnson strapped on the boxing gloves and started working as he prepares for an upcoming film function.

The WWE star and actor has taken up MMA coaching as he prepares to play former UFC match champion Mark Kerr in a film referred to as “The Smashing Machine,” which is able to spotlight Kerr’s life and profession of Kerr.

“The Rock,” a longtime MMA fan who mentioned he as soon as contemplated the game,  is seen working pads, in addition to some floor recreation. He was humbled by the expertise, in line with his submit.

“Day 1. MMA coaching camp. Making ready for “Smashing Machine”

I’m studying each day and it’s been a really humbling, intense and motivating journey into this world of fight and turning into,
Mark Kerr – the two-time @UFC Heavyweight Match Champion, World Vale Tudo Champion.

I’m a tough employee, however I spotted that I’d must work more durable with this function than something I’ve ever labored for in my life.

This physicality is only one a part of the bigger journey, that’s actually a workforce effort.

Rising and grateful.”

Beneath, you possibly can watch Johnson’s MMA coaching: