Dwayne Johnson and iconic star of the Hollywood movie series ‘Fast and Furious’ never get fade from the media. Even before he enters the movie industry Dwayne Johnson was so popular while he was a professional wrestler with the stage name ‘The Rock’. Nevertheless, he used to get the stage title of ‘People’s Champion’ when he performs wrestling. Right, now he is one of the most famous celebrities in the Hollywood industry. Dwayne Johnson’s net worth hits whopping high in this 2020 since he becomes one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood.
About Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Doughlas Johnson is the official name of ‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson. Born in 1972, Dwayne is an American Canadian actor and a multi-talented person. Apart from being a hardcore wrestler, he entered into the movie industry and became and professional actor. In addition, he is a very good football player, a skilled businessman, and a successful producer. In fact, recent news about Dwayne Johnson’s net worth details will tell you the story of how talented this man is.
Dwayne Johnson’s native is Hayward, California. Dwayne Johnson’s parents are Rocky Johnson and Ata Johnson, where his father is also a former wrestler. In fact, his grandfather is also a professional wrestler. Though Hayward is his native, Dwayne Johnson lived in New Zealand for a few years. Moreover, he did his primary schooling at the famous Richmond Road Primary School Auckland. Later, his family moved to the USA and settled in many places including Hamden, Honolulu, and at last, settled in Nashville.
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Dwayne was a popular football player during his high schooling time. Even he grabbed the football scholarship from the University of Miami. Adding to his football playing skills, he won the national championship title during 1991 by playing with the Hurricane Football team. However, injuries started to arrive right from his teenage; as a result, he forced to leave the football team.
As a result of ending his football career, he started a wrestling career since he was from the wrestling family.
In 2019, the successful wrestler and actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Lauren Hashian. Lauren is also a multi-talented person. She is a singer, writes songs, and also a music sponsor/producer. Besides, she is a famous television artist. However, Dwayne separated from his former wife Dany Garcia in 2007. Dwayne and Dany have a daughter Simone Alexandria.
Dwayne Johnson’s Career
Here are some breathtaking list of careers did by the Dwayne Johnson on his life so far.
- Dwayne debuted in Wrestling by entering the WWE (then WWF) stage with the name Rocky Maivia in 1996.
- It was the year 1997, in which Dwayne use the stage name ‘The Rock’ from which his wrestling career kick-started.
- During his entire wrestling career starting from 1996 to 2004. ‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson manages to grab the World Heavyweight Championship for 9 times.
In 2002, ‘The Rock’ won the ‘The People’s Champion’ Title. Thereafter he won the title for multiple competitions and titles in WWE.
- Because of his popularity, ‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson ventured into the movie industry in 2001. From there his movie career started.
- It was the year 2004, which enforced Dwayne Johnson to do full time acting. Because of his busy schedule by leaving wrestling career.
- The first-ever big movie which kick-started his movie career was “The Scorpion King” in 2002. However, his involvement in the famous “Mummy Returns” made him a world-famous movie star.
- In 2000, Dwayne Johnson’s autobiography “The Rock Says” published and it became No. 1 in the NYC bestseller list.
- The whooping Dwayne Johnson net worth manages to enter his name in the list of Forbes: Top Grossing actor
Here are the lists of Dwayne Johnson acted famous movies for your reference.
- Gridiron Gang
- Race to Witch Mountain
- Planet 51
- Tooth Fairy
- San Andreas
- Pain and Gain
- The Game Plan
- Central Intelligence
- G.I. Joe: Retaliation
- Fast and Furious 6
- Jumanji (Series)
- Furious 7
- The Fate of Furious
Few Highly Expected Upcoming movies of Dwayne Johnson
- San Andreas 2
- Doc Savage
- Red Notice
- Black Adam
Awards & Achievements of ‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson
‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson is one among the very few men who manage to grab awards and achieved milestones on multiple careers. Meanwhile, here we have listed a few of them for our readers’ awareness.
- 8 WWF/WWE Championships
- 5 WWF Tag Team Championships
- 2 WWF Intercontinental Championships
- Grabbed the title Wrestler of the Year 2000
- Mr. Olympia ICON Award in 2016 for his Filmography career
- Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017
- 2 Teen choice awards
- 2 Kid’s Choice Awards
Apart from that lists, he won several other awards and manages several nominations for various awards and titles.
Dwayne Johnson’s Net Worth and Salary Details as of 2020
Based on the trusted information gathered from the reliable source, Dwayne Johnson’s net worth is near about $320 million. However, the numbers will grow steeper in the upcoming years. Thanks to the venture of some high budget movies he signed. While analyzing his net worth, Dwayne Johnson earned a lot through his acting career.
Here are the few earnings details of Dwayne Johnson
- He earned $89.4 million during the period of June 2018 to June 2019.
- 15% of his income from the high franchise movie Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle which grossed $962.1 million. Also, he paid 20 Million from Fast and Furious: Hobbs & Shaw.
- In addition, he earns $700,000 for every episode of ‘Bowlers’ series in HBO.
Meanwhile, Dwayne Johnson earns some handsome amount through his royalties. His royalties fall on the line of clothing, shoes, and also headphones.
From the moment Johnson started to focus on the acting profession by leaving his semi-retired wrestling career, Dwayne Johnson’s net worth started to grow. Unlike other acting professionals and wrestling professionals, Dwayne Johnson had a huge fan base mainly because of his fitness. In addition, his choice of picking suitable roles in the movies also grabbed the attention of many around the world.