The actor teamed up with his daughters Jasmine, 6, and Tiana Gia, 3, to gift the matriarch, Ata Johnson, a Cadillac during the holidays.
49岁 上Instagram on Saturday where he captured the emotional moment for his 284 百万粉丝. The first slide showed the star covering his mother’s eyes as his children count down before screaming, “圣诞节快乐!”
Once the 73-year-old opened her eyes, she spotted the shiny vehicle with a big red bow sitting in the driveway. Ata pauses briefly before gasping in disbelief. After putting her hand over her mouth, the tears began to flow.
“This one felt good,” Johnson captioned the video. “Surprised my mom with a new car for Christmas today. She was shocked. She got a few ugly cries in.”
Johnson also shared a series of photos of Ata “overcome with pure joy” as she takes a closer look at her new ride.
“I’m so grateful I can do this kinda stuff for my mom, who’s had one helluva life,” 他写了. “I don’t take any of it for granted. Neither does she.”
“Merry Christmas ma, enjoy your new ride!!!” 他继续. “And your Elvis records. 我们爱你. You deserve a lot more.”
作为 2020, Johnson is worth $ 87.5 百万, 福布斯 已报告. 根据出口, the former wrestling star is the world’s highest-paid actor and earns more than $ 20 million per movie. He is also a successful businessman with projects involving clothing, shoes, tequila and headphones, 除其他外.
In June of this year, Johnson told 人物杂志 that being a proud father to three daughters taught him to “just be there.”
“You can be wired, as a lot of fathers are, to fix things,” 他告诉插座. “Just having an expanded capacity to listen and be more tender and gentle really gave me that ability to solve whatever the issue is, but with them compared to for them.”
Johnson also told the outlet that the pandemic made him more appreciative of his “有福” 生活.
“It was a shakeup for us,” 他承认. “I did this weird thing every day where I still got up and got dressed like I was getting ready to go someplace. 我的意思是, shoes and all. That helped me psychologically. On a relationship and marriage standpoint, you realize you have to really be attentive to your reactions and responses because your patience capacity starts to compress.”
While his career continues to thrive, Johnson insisted family always comes first.
“The most important things are right in front of me,” 他说. “I am in constant thank-you mode.”