Vin Diesel says his feud with The Rock originated because he wanted The Rock’s acting to improve: “We had to get there and sometimes, I could give a lot of tough love. Not Felliniesque but I would do anything I’d have to do in order to get performances in anything I’m producing.” pic.twitter.com/XM1XChUB2g— Film Updates (@FilmUpdates) June 22, 2021
Vin Diesel opens up at the reported feud between him and F&F co star Dwayne Johnson. Per IndieWire, Diesel said it was due to Johnson’s acting skills.
“It was a tough character to embody, the Hobbs character,” Diesel said. “My approach at the time was a lot of tough love to assist in getting that performance where it needed to be.”