With the customer business shut down, we’re not seeing many Hawaii seaside weddings as of late, so we would as effectively enjoyment of film star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s wedding ceremony right here a yr in the past — and develop into a part of the celebration too.
The professional wrestler-turned-movie star, who attended McKinley Excessive Faculty and has maintained robust ties to the islands, just lately posted a video on Instagram of his wedding ceremony to musician Lauren Hashian in celebration of their first wedding ceremony ceremony. The 2 wed in a ceremony attended by a small group of family and friends on Aug. 18, 2019, on Kauai. The video options the track “Step into a Love Like This,” which was composed and carried out by Hashian, daughter of Sib Hashian, drummer for the rock band Boston.
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One yr in the past at the moment, on August 18, 2019 – I had the honour of marrying @laurenhashianofficial. Later that night time she stunned me with this lovely track, “Step Into A Love Like This” that she wrote and sang herself in honor of our marriage. From the second I heard the track’s opening line, of “…every angel in heaven is singing for us today…” as tribute to our family members who’ve handed away and not with us – I obtained very emotional. As I nonetheless get emotional at the moment once I hear these phrases and watch this wedding ceremony footage. Lauren is a gifted and soulful songwriter who wrote each single phrase of this track (and her vows) to replicate our life and blessings on our wedding ceremony day. I’m not a author, so all I can do is communicate from my coronary heart and intestine — and aside from my three daughters being born — that is the best present I’ve ever obtained. Backside line, I’m a fortunate and grateful husband, father and man to have such a tremendous lady by my facet via this unpredictable, but lovely factor we name life. Particular shout to my extraordinarily loving daughters, Jazzy and Tia for accompanying daddy as I obtained down on my knee to do the honors of asking for Lauren’s hand in marriage. Technically, she by no means mentioned, “YES!” as she simply bursted out laughing after which ugly crying, BUT I’ll take that response on the Hawaiian cliffs any day 😉💍 We hope that you just all get pleasure from “Step Into A Love Like This” and our wedding ceremony day moments – as a lot as we’re privileged to share it with you all on our anniversary. With love, gratitude and mana – DJ 🖤 Hearken to the track now in my bio or on all music platforms. #StepIntoALoveLikeThis #HappyAnniversary ❤️🥃 And fa’afetai lava to my uso @f1j1 (one of many biggest singers on the planet) for his lovely Samoan track “Tualaga a Solomona” that I selected to play as I walked down the aisle.
Now Johnson and Hashian are inviting followers to ship them movies of their weddings or marriage proposal, which can then be blended right into a video for the track.
“We figured if we were going to make an ‘official video’ for the song to be released — then let us all share our wedding memories and mana together,” Johnson wrote Thursday on Instagram. “We can’t wait to make some magic and create an unforgettable video.”
Movies may be despatched through the web site laurenhashian.com.
In an look on “The Ellen Show” a number of months after the marriage, Johnson revealed that it passed off at round 7 a.m., explaining that having the ceremony so early meant they may then spend the day celebrating with household.
“Plus, in Hawaii at that time, it’s a beautiful time, with us and our ancestors watching over us,” he instructed host Ellen DeGeneres. “It was truly a magical, magical wedding.”
Johnson has shot two movies on Kauai — “Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw,” launched in 2019, and “Jungle Cruise,” scheduled for 2021 launch — in addition to two “Jumanji” movies and “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island” on Oahu. One of many top-grossing stars within the movie business, he’s additionally signed to star in an epic biopic about Kamehameha I.