Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson's Black Carpet Rivalry at Central Intelligence Premiere

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson at Central Intelligence premiere on June 10, 2016
Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson at Central Intelligence premiere on June 10, 2016

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson Make Grand Entrances to the Central Intelligence Premiere

Are they ready to rumble?

With Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson standing more than a foot taller than his “Central Intelligence” costar Kevin Hart, probably not — at least not without a lot of pain and a lawsuit.  But that didn’t stop the wrestler known as The Rock from bringing a few theatrical flourishes from his ring days to the Los Angeles premiere.

Hart pulled up to the black — not red — carpet on June 10 in a black party bus filled with boisterous Team Hart followers, only to be outdone a few minutes later when Johnson made his arrival in bright red double-decker bus packed with Team Johnson faithful.

“We wanted to break some ground, let’s do something different that hasn’t be done,” Hart told reporters of the grand entrances. “So I showed up on a party bus thinking I was going to one-up him and he shows up on a double decker! It’s what we do. Needless to say he’s got a bigger bus!”

Though Hart stressed that didn’t necessarily translate to a bigger … well, you can watch the video. “Central Intelligence” opens Friday.

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