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Dwayne Johnson Biography, Family, Movies, Net Worth

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NameDwayne Johnson
Nick NameThe Rock, The Brahma Bull, The Great One, The People’s Champion, The Corporate Champion
Date of BirthMay 2, 1972
Birth PlaceHayward, US
Birth SignTaurus
ProfessionWrestler and Actor 
Net Worth$320 million (Approx)
Height 6.5 ft or 196 cm
FamilySpouse/Ex-: Dany Garcia, Lauren Hashian (M. 2019), Dany Garcia (M. 1997; Div. 2007)
Father: Rocky Johnson
Mother: Ata Johnson
Siblings: Wanda Bowles
Children: Jasmine Johnson, Simone Alexandra Johnson, Tiana Gia Johnson
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Dwayne Johnson Bio / Wiki

Dwayne Johnson first gain the fame as “The Rock,” a popular wrestling personality. He then became a Hollywood box-office actor, appearing in films including ‘The Scorpion King,’ ‘Hercules’ and ‘The Fast and the Furious’ franchise.

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was born into an expert wrestling family in 1972. An injury ended his college football career, so he entered the ring with the world Wrestling Federation. As “The Rock,” he famously feuded with wrestler Steve Austin and won the WWF/WWE Heavyweight title numerous times. Johnson then parlayed his wrestling fame into a movie career, appearing in projects like 2001’s the mummy Returns and 2010’s tooth fairy. Later projects include the HBO series Ballers and leading roles in the Fast and Furious and Jumanji franchises.

Dwayne Johnson Early Life Childhood

  • Dwayne Douglas Johnson was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California, United States. His father, Rocky Johnson, was a professional wrestler while his mother, Ata Maivia, was the daughter of a wrestler. His father is of Black Nova Scotian origin, while his mother is of Samoan heritage, which explains his exotic looks.
  • He lived in New Zealand for a brief period and attended the Richmond Road Primary School, before returning to the United States where he enrolled at the Freedom High School.
  • Dwayne was an athletic teenager and participated in several sporting activities. He played football and was also a member of the school’s track and field and wrestling teams.
  • His favorite sport was football and he received a full scholarship from the University of Miami to play defensive tackle. However, an injury dashed his dreams of a football career. He graduated in 1995, with a Bachelor of General Studies degree in criminology and physiology.
  • He decided to train as a wrestler and received his initial training from his father

Dwayne Johnson Family & Personal Life

  • Dwayne Johnson married his longtime girlfriend Dany Garcia on May 3, 1997. They have a daughter, Simone Alexandra. After ten years of married life, they decided to part ways amicably in 2007.
  • Soon after his divorce with Dany Garcia, Johnson started dating Lauren Hashian. He first met her in 2006 while shooting for ‘The Game Plan’. Their first child, Jasmine Johnson, was born in December 2015, while their second child, Tiana Gia Johnson, was born in April 2018.
  • Dwayne Johnson married Lauren Hashian on August 18, 2019, in Hawaii.

Dwayne Johnson Award and Honor

NCAAF National ChampionshipMiami Hurricanes1991
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie: VillainThe Mummy Returns2001
Action Star of the Year
Kids Choice AwardsFavorite Male ButtkickerJourney 2: The Mysterious Island2013
Muscle & FitnessMan of the Century2015
Mr. OlympiaIcon Award2016
People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Premium Cable TV Actor2016
People MagazineSexiest Man Alive2016
Shorty AwardsBest Actor2016
Time100 Most Influential People in the World inclusion
Hollywood Walk of FameMotion pictures star2017
People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Premium Series Actor2017
Kids’ Choice AwardsBFF’s (shared with Kevin Hart)Central Intelligence2017
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Fantasy Movie ActorMoana2017
NAACP Image AwardsEntertainer of the Year2017
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Movie ActorJumanji: Welcome to the Jungle2018
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Comedy Movie ActorJumanji: Welcome to the Jungle2018
Golden Raspberry AwardsThe Razzie Nominee So Rotten You Loved ItBaywatch2018
honoredUnited States 1st Armored Division2019
Time100 Most Influential People in the World2019
MTV Movie & TV AwardsMTV Generation Award2019

Dwayne Johnson Movies

Beyond the MatHimself1999
The Mummy ReturnsThe Scorpion King2001
The Scorpion KingMathayus the Scorpion King2002
The RundownBeck2003
Walking TallChris Vaughn2004
Be CoolElliot Wilhelm2005
Southland TalesBoxer Santaros2006
Gridiron GangSean Porter2006
Reno 911!: MiamiAgent Rick Smith2007
The Game PlanJoe Kingman2007
Get SmartAgent 232008
Race to Witch MountainJack Bruno2009
Planet 51Captain Charles T. Baker2009
Tooth FairyDerek Thompson2010
Why Did I Get Married Too?Daniel Franklin2010
The Other GuysChristopher Danson2010
You AgainAir Marshal2010
FasterJames Cullen / Driver2010
Fast FiveLuke Hobbs2011
Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandHank Parsons2012
SnitchJohn Matthews2013
G.I. Joe: RetaliationMarvin F. Hinton / Roadblock2013
Pain & GainPaul Doyle2013
Fast & Furious 6Luke Hobbs2013
Empire StateDetective James Ransome2013
Furious 7Luke Hobbs2015
San AndreasRay Gaines2015
Central IntelligenceBob Stone2016
The Fate of the FuriousLuke Hobbs2017
BaywatchMitch Buchannon2017
Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleDr. Xander “Smolder” Bravestone2017
RampageDavis Okoye2018
SkyscraperWill Sawyer2018
18Fighting with My FamilyHimself2019
Hobbs & ShawLuke Hobbs2019
Jumanji: The Next LevelDr. Xander “Smolder” Bravestone2019
Tom and JerrySpike2020