Carell, The Rock Dish on Liplock

Carell and Johnson talk about unlikely kiss in Get Smart
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 7, 2008 9:08 AM CDT
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, left, and Steve Carell are seen backstage at the MTV Movie Awards.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
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(Newser) – Steve Carell and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson dug a little liplock in their upcoming film, Get Smart, the AP reports. “He smells like strawberry shortcake,” Carell quipped. “For me, that's why they call him The Rock. He rocks people's worlds.”

The Rock answered in starker terms. “I thought if Jake Gyllenhaal can do it, Will Smith can do it, then I can do it, too. I'm going to own it. I was like, Give me those lips right now. Right now.’” (Read more Steve Carell stories.)