Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock is a professional wrestler and actor.The proficient player set the record for being the Youngest WWE Championship in 1998. He then became a box-office star, appearing in the films such as The Scorpion King, The Fast and the Furious Franchise and Baywatch.
Dwayne Johnson: Early Life
Dwayne Johnson was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California to Rocky Johnson and Ata Johnson. His father was a professional wrestler and Dwayne traveled to many places to watch his father’s performances. He holds Canadian and American nationality.
Johnson attended President William McKinley High School and then joined Freedom High School in Pennsylvania. He then played for the University of Miami and won a national championship in the Miami Hurricanes Football team. The handsome hunk is 6 feet 5 inches in height and weighs approximately 117kg. His star sign is Taurus. He has Dark Brown colored eyes with Brown colored hair.
Dwayne Johnson Personal Life
He has married twice. Firstly, he got married to his longtime girlfriend Dany Gracia on May 3, 1997. The ex-husband and wife first met each other during their time at the University of Miami. The two has a daughter together named Simone Alexandra in 2001. However, he separated with his wife after ten years of their marriage in 2007. Though they parted their way the two will be in touch with each other as the best friends.
As soon as their divorce, he started dating Lauren Hashian. The couple met on the set of the movie entitled The Game Plan.
Surprise to my @laurenhashianofficial! 🎊🎉🎈👏🏾 HAPPY BIRTHDAY to a very special, beloved, one of a kind girl. I had my trailer decorated as a surprise when she walked in as we sang some happy birthday.. But why stop there when we can have mo fun… as she was getting this trailer surprise, I had a crew go to our house and decorate so when she got home she was surprised yet again. We celebrated all weekend and to cap it off our lovely mamas performed a beautiful Polynesian hula for the honored birthday girl. THANK YOU TO EVERYONE, family, friends and all who was involved in creating such a phenomenal birthday weekend for Lauren. Amazing and so cool to see all the endless love that everyone has for this girl. Myself included. Happy Birthday darlin' darlin'! I love you and you already know, but it's appropriate I say it again, I'm a grateful man you were born. Now excuse me while I go destroy the rest of your cake. (liwdyn;) YM aka the surprise 👑
The couple welcomed their first child a daughter named Jasmine in December 2015. Similarly, they also announced that they are expecting their second child, a girl in December 2017.
Dwayne Johnson: Career
Johnson’s parents were from the field of wrestling so he also decided to make his professional career in the same field. During 19896 he got several tryout matches with the World Wrestling Federation. Further, he signed a contract with WWF after winning the USWA World Tag team Championship twice with Bart Sawyer. He won the WWF championship on December 13, 1998, against mankind.
Additionally, he bagged a number of singles and tag team championship opportunities and won the fourth WWF Championship reign where he defeats Triple H on January 23, 2000. He also won the fifth WWF Championship at King of the Ring.
Apart from wrestling Johnson is also popular in the film industry. He made his film debut on Wyclef Jean’s 2000 single It Doesn’t Matter. The same year, he hosted Saturday Night Live and then starred as a guest on Star Trek: Voyager. Due to his dedication towards acting the proficient actor earned a Teen Choice Awards in 2001.
His upcoming film Skyscraper is set to be released on July 13, 2018. In this film, he has played the role of Will Sawyer, a former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader. Likewise, his other upcoming films are Rampage, Shazam!, Fighting with My Family are set to be released in 2018.
#SKYSCRAPER world premiere. An original concept about an FBI Negotiator severely wounded in the field. Framed in Hong Kong for murder, while his family is kidnapped & trapped in the world's tallest building set ablaze. Honored by this role. #VertigoWarning #SKYSCRAPER JULY 2018 pic.twitter.com/8Jz73N2pCk
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) February 5, 2018
Dwayne Johnson: Net Worth and Life Style
Johnson has an astonishing earning of $64.5 million yearly as he was one of the highest-paid actors of 2016. His net worth is reported to be around $220 million. The promising actor is also active on social sites including Twitter and Instagram.