Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s mother Ata Johnson, 73, cries ‘tears of joy’ as he surprises her with a brand new home: ‘Love you mom!’
The Rock brought tears to his mother’s eyes when he surprised her with a brand new home.
The longtime entertainer, 50, took to Instagram to share a precious video of his mother, 73-year-old Ata Johnson, shocked response.
He wrote a heartfelt caption that began, “Love your mother and surprise!”
Generous Son: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson brought tears to his mother’s eyes when he surprised her with a brand new home; Dwayne pictured in May
The video started with his sweet mother standing in front of the house, with a big black door in front.
It was accompanied by the sentimental song Over the Rainbow by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole.
The actor continued in his caption, “When I was a little boy, I hated it when my mom cried — these days I like to take her tears of joy.”
He added a crying, laughing emoji to emphasize his point before adding, “I surprised my mom and bought her a new house.”
So sweet: The longtime entertainer, 50, took to Instagram to share a precious video of his mother, 73-year-old Ata Johnson, shocked response
Thoughtful words: He wrote a heartfelt caption that started with “Love your mother and surprise!”
Giving his fans an insight into the process, Johnson noted, “It took me and my design team 8 weeks to get it done where she was able to walk through her front door for the very first time and everything she saw was brand new and a total surprise. †
And just in case one of his 319 million followers wondered why it took him so long to share the fruits of his glittering career with his mother, he clarified: “I’ve been lucky enough to give her a few houses over the years.” bought this one, but this one is special.”
He said his mother had “told him over and over over the years”: “After a lifetime of traveling, I want this house to be my last. That is my dream.”
Start: The video started with his lovely mother standing outside the house, with a big black door in front of it
Speaking directly to his mother, whom he endearingly calls Mama Rock, he continued: ‘Mom, there is no greater feeling than making you happy ~ welcome home.
He finished the caption: “I always say, if you have a good mother, you have a chance to become a good, caring person.
“Let’s thank our mommies this weekend and make them happy.”
Tearjerker: The video was composed by the sentimental song Over the Rainbow by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
The wrestler turned movie star later posted a second clip of his mother getting acquainted with her new space.
He gave more details about the surprise, saying, “Very cool moment. I took my mom to her new family room where we put her vintage ukuleles on the wall and I was able to dig up pictures of our ancestors that she hasn’t seen since growing up in Samoa.”
At the top of the clip, he said, “Okay Mom, this is your big room. Welcome home.’
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A stunned Ata looked slowly around the room, covering her mouth in delight.
The superstar commented: “She misses her mom and dad. I miss them too,” before adding, “Thank God you blessed me with a little work ethic to make things like this happen.”
Finally he wrote: ‘Enjoy your new stay at home mom!! Break out the ukulele and let’s [dance]†
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