This is how Hercules works out

Dwayne Johnson stars as Tad Fungo with his workout partner, Jimmy Fallon, as Jack Fungo VIDEO

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This is how Hercules works out

Before he was Hercules, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was…a professional wrestler Tad Fungo, a workout king akin to Richard Simmons. On “The Tonight Show,” Johnson and Fallon starred as “The Fungo Brothers,” a fitness duo with bad hair and even worse puns, whose videos are low on calorie-burning but high on entertainment value:

Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at pgupta@salon.com.

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