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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Gets Serious About His Potential Future Run for President

"If I felt that I can step up to the plate ..."

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Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said the idea of having a political career is “very real” to him.

During an interview Wednesday on Good Morning America, host Michael Strahan asked Johnson about a tweet he wrote that said he would “maybe” run for president one day.

“The idea of me being president one day has become a legit thing to some people,” Johnson said.

Johnson added that as “time goes on” he’ll take the “temperature of the American people.”

“If it is a very real, overwhelming, positive, strong, ‘We want you to run for president,’ and if I felt that I can step up to the plate and become a tremendous leader for our country and make a real difference and make change, I would do it,” he said.

Strahan seemed to like the idea.

“I’ll tell you right now, that sounded so presidential,” Strahan said. “I’m like, ‘put the ballot out there!’”

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