Dwayne Johnson Net WorthReal Name: Dwayne Johnson
Date of Birth: 05/02/1972
Place of Birth: Hayward, California
2017 Net Worth: $125 Million
2016 Earnings: $44 Million
Profession: WWF Wrestler, actor, film producer, football player, author
The Rock Biography
Dwayne Johnson was born in 1972 in Hayward, California, son of a professional wrestler, Rocky Johnson. Johnson lived for a short time with his mother’s family in New Zealand. He attended elementary school there before returning to the US. He started high school in Honolulu, Hawaii, but then his father was transferred to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Johnson received many offers to play college football and joined the University of Miami where he played defensive tackle. Johnson graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor’s degree in physiology and criminology.
After being cut from the Calgary Stampeders in the Canadian Football League, Johnson decided to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a professional wrestler. He debuted in 1996 as The Rock. He was extremely popular and was a 10 time world heavyweight champion for the World Wrestling Entertainment, and also won 2 WWF Intercontinental Championships, and 5 WWF Tag Team Championships. He is one of the all-time greatest professional wrestlers and has headlined numerous pay-per-view events during his career.
Johnson wrote his biography in 2000 and retired from the ring in 2001. Johnson then changed his career focus to acting. He starred in The Scorpion King in 2002, then went on to make numerous films such as Get Smart, Planet 51, Walking Tall, and The Other Guys, just to name a few. Johnson has hosted Saturday Night Live and has made guest appearances on many talk shows. Johnson’s films have earned more than $1 billion worldwide, with his latest film, Fast & Furious 6, which grossed $789 million worldwide.
Johnson calls Beverly Hills, California, home and enjoys his $5 million mansion. Johnson has a current net worth of $125 million and is currently filming another movie, which he is also producing. Johnson’s continued popularity almost ensures that this film will increase his earnings and net worth in the coming year.