dwayne johnson Popularly known as The Rock, Rock Mavia and Flex Kavana. He is widely known for his acting skills, former professional wrestling and stint as a businessman. As a wrestler, he was coached by Pat Patterson, Rocky Johnson, and Tom Prichard.
He has appeared on the covers of magazines such as Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly and TV Guide. In 2020, he endorsed Joe Biden in the 2020 presidential election. He has worked with the Make-A-Wish Foundation and will play the lead role of Black Adam in the upcoming DC Comics film in 2022.
Dwayne Johnson was born on 2 May 1972 in Hayward, California, United States. The names of his parents are Rocky Johnson and Etta Johnson. He has a brother named Curtis and a sister named Wanda Bowles. He lived primarily with his mother’s family in Gray Lynn, New Zealand. Dwayne completed his early education from Montclair Elementary School, Shepherd Glen Elementary School and Hamden Middle.
He later completed his high school education at President William McKinley High School, Glencliffe High School, McGavock High School and Freedom High School. He fought as he was arrested several times for fighting, theft and cheating. He went to the University of Miami on a football scholarship for his college and advanced education. In 1995 he graduated with a Bachelor of General Studies in Criminology and Physiology.
Dwayne Johnson’s career
After completing his education, he signed with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League as a linebacker. He was hired as a squad to train, but was cut two months into the season. After his football career, he decided to pursue a career as a professional wrestler. He also signed a WWF contract.
He made his WWF debut in 1996, went on to compete in Monday Night Raw, Survivor Series, Intercontinental Championship, In Your House 13: Final Tour, Wrestle Mania, In Your House 14: Revenge of the Taker, and more. From 1997 to 2019 he focused on his wrestling career and gained a lot of attention. In 1998, her popularity led her to book Feud with Mark Henry and D’Lo Brown. He participated in Wrestle Mania XIV, King of the Ring and other competitions.
In the Survival Series Finals, he defeated Vince McMahon to win his first WWF Championship. He also became the WWF Tag Team Champion in an episode of Raw is War in 1999. In 2000–2002, he won the WWF Championship for the fifth time in King of the Ring with Kane, playing against Shane McMahon, Triple H, and Vince McMahon. In retaliation, he was named the number one contender for the undisputed WWE Championship.
His contract with WWE was terminated in 2003–2004 and he was declared a full-time actor. Later in 2007–2009, he performed outside wrestling, supporting Sarona Snuka’s wrestling debut at World Extreme Wrestling. In 2011, he reappeared in WWE and also had a feud with John Cena.
He has acted and starred in more than 90 films and television series. Some of his works are Skyscraper, Rampage, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Baywatch, The Fate of the Furious, WWE Raw, Clash Time, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, Fast Five and many more. Due to the COVID pandemic, some of his projects have been postponed, including DC League of Super-Pets and Black Adam. He has played strong roles in some popular movies such as Big Trouble in Red One, The King, San Andreas 2, Doc Savage and Little China.
Dwayne Johnson Biography
|Real Name||Dwayne Douglas Johnson|
|Date of birth||2 May 1972|
|Age (as of 2022)||49 years|
|birth place||Hayward, California, USA|
|height||feet in inches – 6′ 4″ – in centimeters – 193 cm|
|weight||in kilograms – 119 kg – in pounds – 262 pounds|
|shoe size||14 (USA)|
|hair color||dark brown|
|eye color||dark brown|
Qualification / Education
|school||Richmond Road Primary School, President William McKinley High School|
|who is his wife?||Lauren Hashian|
|Children||Simone Alexandra Johnson, Jasmine Johnson, Tiana Gia Johnson|
On 3 May 1997, she married Danny Gracia, a businessman, bodybuilder and producer. Later, on 14 August 2001, he was blessed with his daughter Simone. On 1 June 2007, they announced their separation and their divorce was finalized in May 2008. On 18 August 2019, he married Lauren Hashian in Hawaii. Lauren is the daughter of Boston drummer Sib Hashian and they met while shooting for The Game Plan. They were blessed with Jasmine on December 17, 2015, and their second child, Tiana on April 17, 2018.
dwayne johnson net worth
Dwayne Johnson is a world famous personality. Known for his achievements in WWE and WWF, he has worked on over 90 projects during his acting career. According to sources, his net worth was estimated to be around $800 million. Some other sources are brand endorsements, social media earning, and participating in various events as a guest.
facts about dwayne johnson
- His father was a part of the first Black Tag Team Championship in WWE history.
- His mother is the adopted daughter of Peter Maivia, who was a pro wrestler.
- In 2008, his father and grandfather were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.
- Before moving to America, he attended Richmond Road Primary School in New Zealand and played rugby.
- Because of his image with the WWF, a Magic: The Gathering deck archetype was named after him.
- In 2015, he donated $1,500 to GoFundMe for the dog’s abandoned surgery.
- He was not drafted in the 1995 NFL draft.
- In 2000, he published his autobiography, The Rock Says…, which reached #1 on The New York Times Best Seller list.
- He teamed up with Under Armor to release Project Rock, which includes sneakers, headphones, and apparel, in 2016.
- As of November 2021, he was at number four in the world on Instagram with over 280 million followers.
- He had a speaking role on Maui’s Moana.
- He is the creator of the TV series The Titan Games.