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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Ends Vin Diesel Feud With Heartfelt Instagram Post

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Ends Vin Diesel Feud With Heartfelt Instagram Post

It's time to finally lay down your swords, because it looks like the battle is finally over - Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson appears to have ended his feud with Vin Diesel.

The alleged ongoing beef between the Fast and Furious co-stars is well-documented, particularly when The Rock posted an uncharacteristically angry message on his Instagram account calling an unnamed Fast 8 male co-star a 'candy ass'. Grrrrr, you show 'em.

Although he never specified who the rant was aimed at, sources were quick to claim he was targeting Diesel.

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Anyway, none of that matters now, as it looks like the Jumanji star has ended the war of words with another Insta post.

As spotted by Entertainment Weekly, Johnson posted a video message of him at the gym (where else?) in which he thanks the fans for making Hobbs & Shaw a hit - with a nod to fellow alpha male, Diesel.

With a pools' worth of sweat dripping off his face, the actor says: "I just want to say thank you guys so, so much.

"You have officially made Hobbs & Shaw not only a massive, global success - as we've just crossed $750 million dollars at the global box office - but also, you helped enable a build-out and an expansion of the Fast and Furious universe."

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After thanking Universal Studios, as well as the cast and crew members, he adds: "Lastly, but not least, I want to thank brother Vin for your support of Hobbs & Shaw.

Vin Diesel. Credit: PA
Vin Diesel. Credit: PA

"I saw your post, and I appreciate it... What a wild ride this has been [since] 10 years ago, when you and I spoke and you invited me into the Fast & Furious family.

"I'm grateful for that invite. And as you know, my goal was always, all these years, to come into the Fast & Furious world and help elevate the franchise in any way that I possibly could...

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"We did it the right way, we did it the smart way, and again, brother, I appreciate your support. And, of course, all roads lead to one thing - I'll be seeing you soon, Toretto."

Toretto being Diesel's character in the Fast franchise. Can we smell an on-screen reunion that's cooking?

Potentially, although that'll become clear in the months to come as more details about the next film in the franchise, Fast & Furious 9, emerge.

Until then, that was one heartfelt message from Johnson - not one 'candy ass' or 'chicken shit' in sight. Looks like the feud is done with... for now.

Topics: Instagram, Vin Diesel, Film, Fast and Furious, Beef, US Entertainment, Movie

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