Vin Diesel Và The Rock

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is accusing Vin Diesel of “manipulation” for taking to social truyền thông media lớn request he return to lớn the “Fast và the Furious” franchise.

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Johnson, who has said in the past he would not return lớn the action-packed series as Luke Hobbs, told CNN in a new interview that he was “surprised” by Diesel’s November post because they already had discussed in private Johnson’s permanent departure.

“This past June, when Vin & I actually connected, not over social media, I told him directly — and privately — that I would not be returning khổng lồ the franchise,” Johnson, 49, explained.

“I was firm yet cordial with my words và said that I would always be supportive of the cast và always root for the franchise lớn be successful, but that there was no chance I would return.”

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson excoriated Vin Diesel for publicly begging hyên khổng lồ return lớn the “Fast” franchise.LatinContent via Getty Images

The actor, who since has moved on lớn star in the spinoff film “Hobbs và Shaw” with Jason Statđắm say, slammed Diesel, 54, for emotionally using Diesel’s children and their late co-star Paul Walker’s death in order khổng lồ lure Johnson baông xã inkhổng lồ the role for the final installment, “Fast 10.”

“Vin’s recent public post was an example of his manipulation. I didn’t like that he brought up his children in the post as well as Paul Walker’s death,” Johnson explained. “Leave them out of it. We had spoken months ago about this và came lớn a clear understanding.”

Despite Diesel’s “manipulation,” Johnson made it clear he would not appear in the final chapter of the “Fast” franchise given the very public feuds involving Diesel and Tyrese Gibson that began during the final weeks of production for “Fate of the Furious” in 2016when Johnson excoriatedhis unnamed male co-stars in a now-deleted Facebook post.

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“My goal all along was to over my amazing journey with this incredible ‘Fast và Furious’ franchise with gratitude and grace. It’s unfortunate that this public dialogue has muddied the waters,” Johnson shared.

“Regardless, I’m confident in the ‘Fast’ universe and its ability to consistently deliver for the audience, & I truly wish my former co-stars and crew members the best of luông xã & success in the next chapter.”

In the former “XXX” star’s post, Diesel begged “little brother” Johnson to return for the final movie in a public attempt to bury the hatchet và fulfill his promise khổng lồ Walker(whom he called “Pablo” in the post) to kết thúc the series on a high note.

Diesel hasn’t publicly responded lớn Johnson’s CNN interview.