- Dwayne Johnson shared videos of him and Steve Austin from one of their biggest wrestling matches, showing the kind of rivalry they had
- The actor celebrated Steve as his greatest rival and friend, mentioning the "hell" they raised around the world with their matches
- The former wrestler also thanked his friend for a partnership that led to the biggest box office draw in their history
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has celebrated fellow WWE legend 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin as he turns 57 years old.
The two had one of the biggest rivalries in WWE history but appear to be friends away from the ring.
On Sunday, December 18, Dwayne shared videos on Instagram, with the first being of Steve showing his famous boxing ring entrance where he pops two cans of beer and drinks them dramatically.
The second clip was of the two during their wrestling days as they gave fans one of the biggest matches ever in WWE.
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The actor wished him a happy birthday, noting Steve was his greatest rival and friend, adding it was hard to explain the hell they raised together around the world.
"Happy Birthday to my all-time greatest rivalry and friend from our wild and groundbreaking days in the business that’ll forever be in our blood ~ pro wrestling. It’s hard to explain how much HELL we raised together, in arenas and stadiums all around the world," he wrote.
Dwayne noted some of the things they did, including showing respect and bleeding on the ring, adding it was so much fun and satisfying because the fans loved it.
He also thanked Steve for "the house" and a partnership that led to the biggest box office draw in pro wrestling history.
Fans celebrate ex-wrestlers
Many went on Dwayne's comment section to celebrate the two for the work done in entertainment.
Here are a few messages:
"My childhood in one post, you two were everything."
"Happy birthday stone cold! You made our Monday nights absolutely epic! When your glass shattered you knew hell has broken loose! Thanks for everything you did for us fans. The memories are cherished forever thank you and happy birthday."
"Rock Vs Austin Wrestlemania 17 is the all-time peak of pro wrestling."
"You and Stone Cold are the greatest rivals ever!"
"The two greatest entertainers to ever exist."
"Greatest era in pro wrestling history."
Dwayne celebrates ex-wife
This comes just weeks after the actor impressed many of his fans after taking to social media to celebrate his ex-wife, Dany Garcia, as she turned a year older.
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The actor shared a photo of himself shaking his ex-wife's hand while talking to her, followed by a long birthday dedication.
The Rock not only showered Garcia with love on her birthday but also acknowledged the significant milestones she has made in her business and professional career.
The entertainer disclosed how he had known Garcia since he was only 18 and how they have maintained a business relationship spanning over 10 years.