Dwayne Johnson Height, Age, Girlfriend Family, Net Worth, Biography & More
Dwayne Douglas Johnson
The Rock, The Great One, Rocky
Actor, Former professional wrestler
Physical Stats & More
Chest – 50 inches
Waist – 35 inches
Biceps / Arms – 19 inches
Thighs / Legs – 31 inches
Dany Garcia (m. 1997-2008)
Lauren Hashian (m. 2019)
Simone Alexandra Johnson (Daughter)
Tiana Gia Johnson (Daughter)
Jasmine Johnson (Daughter)
Hayward, California, United States
Date of birth
2 May 1972
University of Miami
Miami, Bethlehem and Hawaii
First TV Show
That 70s Show (1998)
Beyond the Mat (1999)
Food – Pizza, Donuts
Net Worth 2020
Johnson is one of the most famous players in the world of wrestling, known as The Rock, let us know about Dwayne Johnson and who is the legend of the wrestling world as well as the Hollywood superstar. Apart from that, he has also played a lot of football matches professionally.
On 2 May 1972 Dwayne Johnson was born in Hayward, California. His father’s name is Rocky Johnson, who has been a wrestler and his mother’s name is Ata Johnson and belongs to The Rock anoa’i family.
Apart from the family that has given birth to great wrestlers like Umaga, Rikishi, Yokozuna and Roman Reigns, his cousin Savelina Fanene is also a professional wrestler known in the world of wrestling as Nia Jax. Who play for the RAW brand in WWE.
Johnson had been watching his father play in the ring since childhood but had no desire to become a professional wrestler, he loved playing football and wanted to pursue a career in football.
Johnson spent his early time at Gray Lynn, New Zealand, where he studied at Richmond Road Primary School. Later, his family returned to America, where Rock passed his high school examination from President William McKinley High School. And then while taking admission in the 11th, Rock’s father transferred to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania where he started football from Freedom High School.
Apart from football, he also participated in the sport of wrestling. Gradually Rock was becoming a good footballer, due to which he started getting offers from many universities. Finally, he got admission in Fully Scholarship at University of Miami, where he played on the position of Defensive Tackle. In 1991, he was also part of the National Championship team at University of Miami. He later played on behalf of a professional team of Canadian Football League but due to injury, he was shown a way out of the team for a few months and was replaced by Warren Sapp. Warren Sapp went on to become a star player of the National Football League.
But then after passing through injury several times Rock decided to give up his football career.
Then started preparing to make a career in wrestling after which his father, Rocky Johnson, took tremendous training for 1 year.
Then after that, in 1996 he signed a contract with World Wrestling Federation (WWF). On 4 November 1996, he made his first professional debut, in the episode of Monday Night Raw, where he came up with his ring name Rocky Maivia. Rocky Maivia was made up of the names of his father and his grandfather.
And then The Rock played their first match on November 17 at Survivor Series, where they defeated Crush and Goldust. Later, on 13 February 1997, on Monday Night, he defeated Triple H and won the Intercontinental Championship, and attracted public attention.
On 28 April 1997 he was injured playing a match with The Rock Mankind and then had to stay out of the ring for a few months. After which he returned in August and formed a tag team called Nation of Domination. Later, The Rock also won the Royal Rumble Championship in the year 2000.
To date, Rock has achieved achievements in his wrestling career:
- WWE Championship 8 times,
- 2 times WCW Championship,
- 2 times Intercontinental Championship,
- WWF Tag Team Championship 5 times,
- Also, the 6th Triple Crown Champion of WWE.
From 1996 to 2004, The Rock gained fame at Wrestling and became the first 3rd generation wrestler in the company’s history. Since 2004, Rock made his wrestling career part time and devoted all his time to acting.
The Rock first starred in a film called The Scorpion King in 2002. The Rock got $ 5.5 million for the film. No actor has ever been paid so much for his first role.
In addition, The Rock has acted in a number of films such as The Mummy Returns, The Rundown, Be Cool, The Game Plan, Faster, Journey 2, Pain and Gain, Fast and Furious 6, Empire State, Furious 7 and Baywatch.
The Rock has also been the highest paid actor of 2016, and Times magazine also ranked The Rock among the 100 most influential people of 2016.
Rock appears the harder and dangerous in the ring, but he is simple in real life and he spends openly for good work.
Rock, along with his ex-wife Dany Garcia, donated one million dollars to the University of Miami, Rock studied at this university and he wanted to promote the academy of sports including football, to make Miami’s name famous at the international level.
Talking about Rock’s personal life, he married a girl named Dany Garcia on 3 May 1997. But they got divorced in 2007 although he is still a good friend. After Danny’s divorce in 2007, Rock married Lauren Hashian, the daughter of famous musician Sib Hashian.
Dwayne Johnson Awards
Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actor – 2018, 2020
Choice Movie Sleazebag – 2001
MTV Generation Award – 2019
Movie Actor: Fantasy – 2017
NAACP Image Award – 2017
Shorty Award for Best Actor – 2016
Movie Actor: Comedy – 2018
Premium Series Actor – 2017
Premium Cable TV Actor – 2016
Male Buttkicker – 2013
Dwayne Johnson Movies
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle – 2017
Hobbs & Shaw – 2019
The Fate of the Furious – 2017
Central Intelligence – 2016
San Andreas – 2015
Skyscraper – 2018
Baywatch – 2017
Rampage – 2018
Walking Tall – 2004
Fast Five – 2011