James Bond Reference? TheRock Joins List of Stars He Follows for routed entertainment

The Rock points to his love of family connections in making mention of 007.

The Rock wants to play James Bond, and he's got the hookup to achieve this through a relative tone.

The Rock recently reminded us that his grandfather, Peter Maivia, appeared as a robber in the 1967 film, You Only Live Twice, which was opposite Sean Connery.

In the 1967 James Bond film You Only Live Twice, Maivia played a villain.

According to Rock, he is open to offers to play James Bond, as it will be the first time an American actor has played the part for 70 years.

However, when asked whom Bond considers ideal for the role, Idris Elba is promising a good response.

The fans' excitement for their selection of Daniel Crag's replacement as James Bond will take a long time to wear off.