The Rock aka Dwayne revealed the cause of his father’s death in a nearly eight minute long video which he has shared on Instagram on Sunday.
“Text them. Call them. Go see them, if they’re close by and if you can hug them, I want you to hug them,” Johnson said.
“A lot of you guys wanted to know what happened to my dad. He had not been feeling well, had been battling a cold and infection and on Tuesday he had what’s called a deep vein thrombosis, which is essentially a blood clot in the leg,” the “Jumanji” star said.
Former professional wrestler Brian Blair who is also 1980s WWE star and was friends with Johnson for decades. And they still went to church together in the Tampa, Florida, area.
Blair told the Associated Press on Wednesday that Johnson had complained of an unspecified illness of late and had missed church that he attended with Blair and other former wrestlers.