Dwayne Johnson Complete Biography and Net Worth, 3 Truths You Didn’t Know

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When you look at the picture above, who would you say you are looking at? You will no doubt say Dwayne Johnson or The Rock. But besides his name and nickname, who is in that picture? You may find it difficult to explain. To some, he is a WWE legend while to others, he is a Hollywood star.

Who is Dwayne Johnson?

Dwayne Douglas Johnson popularly known by his ring name, The Rock is an American entertainer, businessman, and an ex pro wrestler. He was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California, USA into the family of Rocky and Ata Johnson. Generally seen as one of the most prominent names in pro wrestling, he was with WWE for a long period while seeking a career in professional acting. His movies in North America alone have earned some $3.5 billion and some $10.5 billion in the whole world, making him one of the most elevated netting in the world.

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In his early days in the San Francisco Bay Area, The Rock played school football at the University of Miami where he came out on top for a public title in 1991. Following that, he tried to get into professional football but was not called up during the 1995 NFL draft. He was signed into the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL) but was dropped in his first season. His dad and granddad being pro wrestlers motivated him to pursue a career in pro wrestling and in 1996, signed an agreement with the World Wrestling Federation, WWF (now WWE).

His Wrestling career rose in unmistaken quality and especially peaked between 1990 and 2000. But at some point, he had to leave for reasons best known to him. To everyone’s greatest surprise, he came back in 2011 but this time as part-time entertainer and hung around until his retirement in 2019. Dwayne Johnson holds 10 titles consisting of advancement’s first of African-American plummet, Tag Team Champion (x5), Royal Rumble victor, Triple Crown champion, Cross Intercontinental Champion (x2). He holds the record of featuring in the most-purchased pro wrestling ticket, (WrestleMania XXVIII). He personally was highlighted as one of the entertainers of WWE most watched episodic series, RAW and SmackDown.

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Dwayne Johnson Acting Life

He got his first significant role in The Blade and The Scorpion King (2002). In many later years he featured in others, The Game Plan (2007), Tooth Fairy (2010), Fast Five (2011), Central Intelligence (2012), The Mysterious Island (2012), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), Hercules (2014), San Andreas (2015), Moana (2016), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), Skyscraper (2018), Rampage (2018), Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), Ballers (2015-2019), Young Rock (2021), and is set to feature in Black Adam (2022).

His Movies has earned him a lot of recognitions and awards. His collection of collection of memoirs The Rock Says, in 2000 earned a New York Times smash hit. He helped to set up an amusement creation organization in 2012 called Seven Bucks Productions. Same 2012 he was made the co-proprietor of American football association, XFL. Time named him as one of the most persuasive individuals twice in 2016 and 2019.

Dwayne Johnson Net Worth 2022

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Dwayne Johnson has an astonishing estimated net worth of $800 million as of September 2022. He is one of the top earning actors on Forbes list and makes some $270 million from acting alone. He has made his money solely from pro wrestling, acting, and producing and can afford any kind of lavish lifestyle he wants.

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