Dwayne Johnson Wiki/Biography
Dwayne Johnson, byname the Rock, was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California, U.S. and got fame in American professional wrestling and acting. Dwayne Johnson belongs to a wrestling family. The Rock got his start in the entertainment industry on World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) from 1996 to 2004. He returned for part-time to wrestling for WWE from 2011-2013. He then became a widely popular actor, starring in such films as Hercules, San Andreas and the Fast and the Furious franchise.
Dwayne Johnson Career
In World of Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), he has won seventeen championship reigns that include 10 World Champion, 2 WWF Intercontinental Championship, and 5 World Tag Team Championship. He has appeared in many movies that include The Game Plan, The Rundown, Walking Tall, Be Cool, Planet 51, Gridiron Gang, Get Smart, Race to Witch Mountain, Tooth Fairy, Doom, Faster, Jumanji, Jumanji 2, The Other Guys, Fast & Furious 6and Fast Five. He also played a lead role in The Scorpion King and charged a fee of $5.5 million for this role which was a world record in the first starring role for an actor.
Dwayne Johnson Contact Details
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Dwayne Johnson Social Profiles
Facebook Page: facebook.com/DwayneJohnson
Twitter Handle: twitter.com/TheRock
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YouTube Channel: youtube.com/user/therock
Instagram Handle: instagram.com/TheRock
|Height||in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 119 kg
in Pounds- 262 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 50 Inches
– Waist: 35 Inches
– Biceps: 23 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour||N/A (Bald)|
Dwayne Johnson Personal Life
|Date of Birth||2 May 1972|
|Age (as in 2019)||47 Years|
|Birthplace||Hayward, California, United States|
|School||Richmond Road Primary School, New Zealand
President William McKinley High School in Honolulu, Hawaii
|College||University of Miami|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of General Studies degree in Criminology and Physiology|
|Family||Grandfather– Peter Maivia
Grandmother– Lia Maivia
Father– Rocky Johnson
Mother– Ata Johnson
Brother– Curtis Bowles
Sister– Wanda Bowles
|Ethnicity||Black Nova Scotian and Samoan|
|Hobbies||Working out, Listening Music, Fishing, Watching Movies|
|Major Controversies||In August 2016, Dwayne Johnson slammed his male Fast & Furious 8 co-stars in a furious rant on Facebook describing them as “candy asses”.|
Dwayne Johnson Favourite Things
|Favourite Food||Donuts, Pizza|
|Favourite Actor||Tommy Lee Jones|
|Favourite Actress||Angela Basset|
|Favourite Movie||The Godfather|
Dwayne Johnson Girls, Affairs and More
|Marriage Date||First Marriage: May 3, 1997
Second Marriage: August 18, 2019
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Dany Garcia (1996-2008),
Lauren Hashian (2007-Present)
|Wife/Spouse||First Wife: Dany Garcia (m. 1997; div. 2007)
Second Wife: Lauren Hashian, daughter of Boston drummer Sib Hashian (m. 2018)
Daughters– Simone Alexandra Johnson (from Dany García), Jasmine Johnson and Tiana (both from Lauren Hashian)
Facts about Dwayne Johnson
- He is a Canadian-American actor, producer, and semi-retired professional wrestler currently signed to WWE.
- Dwayne Johnson is the son of Ata Johnson and professional wrestler Rocky Johnson. His maternal grandfather, Peter Maivia, was also a wrestler. His cousin, Savelina Fanene, is also a wrestler currently working for WWE.
- His father is a Black Nova Scotian, and his mother is of Samoan descent. His father was a member of the first black tag team which won the World Tag Team Championship in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF).
- For the short period of time, Johnson lived in the suburb of Grey Lynn in Auckland, New Zealand, with his mother’s family. He attended Richmond Road Primary School, before returning to the United States with his parents.
- He began playing football at Freedom High School (Pennsylvania) in the East Penn Conference. He was also a part of the school’s track and field and wrestling teams.
- Johnson was a college football player for the University of Miami when he was the student winning a national championship on the 1991 Miami Hurricanes football team.
- In 1996, Johnson made his WWF debut as Rocky Maivia, a combination of his father and grandfather’s ring names, although his real name was accepted by the announcers. In the beginning, he was reluctant to take this ring name but was convinced by Vince McMahon and Jim Ross. He played wrestling constantly until 2004.
- Dwayne Johnson made his film debut as lead actor in The Scorpion King in 2002 for which he was paid the US $5.5 million, a world record for an actor in his first starring role. He returned to the WWE for the part-time in 2011 until 2013.
- As of October 2016, Johnson has taken 17 championship reigns in WWE competition incorporating 10 as a world champion, winning the WWF/E Championship eight times and the WCW/World Championship twice.
- Johnson carried off the Intercontinental Championship twice and the WWF Tag Team Championship five times. Johnson is the sixth Triple Crown Champion in the history of WWE and has won also the 2000 Royal Rumble. He is widely received as one of the greatest pro wrestlers of all time.