Ready to rumble! First look at Florence Pugh as Paige in The Rock’s Fighting With My Family
PUBLISHED: 15:37 20 February 2017 | UPDATED: 12:37 03 April 2017
Dwayne Johnson has taken to social media once again to update fans on the progress of his latest project Fighting With My Family, a film about Norwich wrestlers, The Knights.
The post provides a first look at Florence Pugh in full costume as WWE superstar Paige, real name Saraya-Jade Bevis, alongside The Rock and director/writer Stephen Merchant.
The 20-year-old actress, known for her work in The Falling and Lady Macbeth, has dyed her blonde locks black and donned a leather jacket and lip ring for the role.
Johnson’s caption on the photo said: “We shot some great scenes together that reflected my real life pivotal conversations I had with Paige. Very interesting to relive and shoot those moments.”
Several other cast members have been revealed online this week, including Kim Matula, Aqueela Zoll and Ellie Gonslaves who will be portraying WWE Divas in the film.
Professional wrestler Thea Trinidad, known in the ring as Rosita, will also be appearing as a Divas Champion.
Made by Seven Bucks Productions with WWE Studios and Film 4, Fighting With My Family will focus on Paige’s “unlikely journey into the global spotlight” and star Game of Thrones actress Lena Headey, Hot Fuzz star Nick Frost and Wedding Crashers actor Vince Vaughn.
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