Dwayne Johnson Biography
Professional Wrestler, Dwayne Johnson is well-known for his Ring Name “The Rock”. He is the first third-generation superstar in the WWE history as his maternal grandfather; father and himself were professional wrestlers. He was born to father Rocky Johnson; professional wrestler and mother Ata Johnson in Hayward, California. Johnson was a football player during his college and was part of the University of Miami’s national championship team in 1991 and the Canadian Football League in 1995. He pursued his Bachelor of General Studies degree in criminology and physiology from the University of Miami under full scholarship. Regarding his Nationality, he is American and belongs to Black Nova Scotian and Samoan ethnicity.
Dwayne made his WWF debut in 1996 and kept his ring name under his maternal grandfather and father name as “Rocky Maivia”. After two years of debut, he won the WWF Championship which made him one of the most popular wrestlers. The Rock has won World Championship twice, WWE Championship 8 times, WWF Intercontinental Championship twice and much more.
Apart from his wrestling career, Dwayne Johnson is also an actor. During his professional wrestling career, his keen interest in acting made his debut in an acting career in 1999 but he broke into the mainstream from the blockbuster action movie, The Mummy Returns in 2001. His outstanding performance in the movie was loved by his fans.
Moreover, after earning high popularity in acting, Johnson focused his career in acting and was rarely seen in wrestling. He also showed his diligent performance in the movies such as The Scorpion King, Planet 51, Fast Five, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Fast & Furious 6, Hercules, Furious 7, Baywatch and much more.
During wrestling and acting career, Dwayne Johnson earned wide recognition and won the heart of people. He has been listed one of the all-time greatest professional wrestlers and also one of the top box offices draws in wrestling history. Despite his wrestling career, Johnson also won People’s Choice Award, NAACP Image Award for Entertainer of the Year, Mr. Olympia ICON Award, Kids Choice Award and much more.
Dwayne Johnson has married twice. Firstly, he got married to Dany Garcia in 1997 and has a daughter, Simone Alexandra. After 10 years of married relationship, the couple ended with divorce but still intended to be friends. No longer after his first divorce, he started dating Lauren Hashian and fell into a controversy that he ended his married relationship for Lauren. The couple got married in 2007 and welcomed their daughter Jasmine in 2015. The couple is still together and is living happily, even after a decade-long marital relationship.
Talented actor and professional wrestling champion, Dwayne Johnson earns the good sum of money from his professional career. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $220 Million. He is the highest paid actor of 2017 with the annual earning of $65 million from several movies like Fast 8, Baywatch etc. He also earns $1 million from different Sponsorship and Endorsement.
He has his mansion in Beverly Hills California which is worth $4,995,000 and also owns a mansion in Florida worth $3.4 million.Edit
Born in California.
Dwayne Johnson was born on 2nd May 1972 in California. He is the son of professional wrestler, Rocky Johnson, and mother, Ata Johnson. He holds American Nationality and belongs to Black Nova Scotian and Samoan.Edit
Debuts in Wrestling.
Dwayne Johnson made his debut in WWF in 1996. He debuted under the name of Rocky Maiivia which was the combination of the name of his maternal grandfather and his father. His both father and grandfather were the professional wrestler.Edit
Married to Dany Garcia.
Dwayne Johnson married Dany Garcia after dating for several months on 3rd May 1997. Dany gave birth to a daughter, Simone Alexandra on 14th August 2001. The Couple divorced after 10 years of marital relationship.Edit
Debuts in Acting.
Dwayen Johnson made his debut in acting from the year 1999 in an episode of That '70s Show named as "That Wrestling Show". Later, he broke into the mainstream with roles in the blockbuster movie, The Mummy Returns in the year 2001.Edit
Married to Lauren Hashian.
Dwayne Johnson married to Lauren Hashian in 2007. Lauren gave birth to a daughter Jasmine in December 2015. The couple is happily living together and there is no sign of divorce till date.Edit
Dwayne Johnson earns the good sum of money from his professional career. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $220 Million which arise from different Sponsorship and Endorsement.Edit