Dwayne Johnson Tells Stephen Colbert He's 'Absolutely' Considering A Presidential Run

Dwayne Johnson Tells Stephen Colbert He's 'Absolutely' Considering A Presidential Run

"I know you're not particularly a political person but people have talked to you about whether you would run for political office yourself because people love a victor, you seem like a victor and you exude great confidence".

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Stephen Colbert asked him on The Late Show if he is seriously considering a run for the presidency and he said: "I absolutely do, yes". But at the same time, I'm not delusional at all, like I need experience.

"That whole thing with Tyrese, it was pretty disappointing because I'd been friends with Tyrese for a very long time", Johnson told host Andy Cohen in response to a question from a fan asking if the pair had spoken.

"So if that were to happen in 2024, 2028, I would have to go to work and get some experience, you know, and understand policy", Dwayne concluded - Watch the interview below! Colbert wanted to know how.

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Just don't think this means Johnson was never serious about running for president in the first place. There's still bad blood between Dwayne Johnson and Tyrese Gibson following their "Fast & Furious" fight, and The Rock is fine if they don't talk ever again.

The actor continued that gaze into Colbert's eyes as he sang a Samoan song, which you can see in the video above.

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But that was only the second portion of their lengthy interview.

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