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The Rock smashes record at UK Premiere

22 May 2015, London: Hollywood superstar Dwayne Johnson achieved the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the most selfies in the space of 3 minutes at the World Premiere of his new filmSAN ANDREAS at the Odeon Leicester Square last night. Dwayne captured an astounding 105 selfies with attending film fans, achieving a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title. The record attempt was overseen by a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS adjudicator.

The stars of SAN ANDREAS – including Dwayne JohnsonAlexandra Daddario, Carla Gugino and director Brad Peyton – attended the World Premiere at the Odeon Leicester Square London’s prestigious Leicester Square on May 21st.

After the infamous San Andreas Fault finally gives, triggering a magnitude 9 earthquake in California, a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Dwayne Johnson) and his estranged wife make their way together from Los Angeles to San Francisco to save their only daughter. But their treacherous journey north is only the beginning.  And when they think the worst may be over…it’s just getting started.

The action thriller SAN ANDREAS, from New Line Cinema and Village Roadshow Pictures, reunites Dwayne Johnson with director Brad Peyton and producer Beau Flynn, following their collaboration on the global hit Journey 2: The Mysterious Island. The film also stars Carla Gugino (Night at the Museum,TV’s Entourage), Alexandra Daddario (Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, TV’s True Detective),Ioan Gruffudd (Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer), Archie Panjabi (TV’s The Good Wife), Hugo Johnstone-Burt (Australian TV’s Home and Away), Art Parkinson (TV’s Game of Thrones) and Oscar nominee Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man).

SAN ANDREAS is produced by Beau Flynn (Hercules, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island).  Richard Brener, Samuel J. Brown, Michael Disco, Rob Cowan, Tripp Vinson and Bruce Berman serve as executive producers.  The screenplay is by Carlton Cuse, story by Andre Fabrizio & Jeremy Passmore.

SAN ANDREAS will be released in cinemas across the UK on 28TH May 2015 by Warner Bros.

Jon Dickinson

The author Jon Dickinson

[HORROR AND SCI-FI EDITOR] Jon Dickinson graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in 2006 with a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Communication Studies with an emphasis on PR and Multimedia. Since graduating he has contributed to several publications and regularly attends some of the biggest film festivals in the UK including Film4 Frightfest.