Dwayne Douglas Johnson is very popular American actor, producer & retired Wrestler. He is also a very popular football player. He played football in his school life & for the University of Miami. As a football player he also won a national championship in 1991. In his professional career he earned very much fame & reputation. He won many other awards as football player. He also won many awards as a professional wrestler. He was born in May 02, 1972. His current age is 47 years. His current residence is in Southwest Ranches, Florida, United States. He was born in Hayward, California, United States. He is also a good writer.
He was born in California & spent his early childhood in New Zealand with its Mother’s family. For his early education he joined Richmond Primary School in Grey Lynn before returning to the United States. Later he attended Shepherd Glen Elementary School and Hamden Middle School in Hamden, Connecticut. Johnson spent his high school years in Honolulu, Hawaii at President William McKinley High School, in Nashville, Tennessee at Glencliff High School and McGavock High School and in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania at Freedom High School. He was arrested multiple times for fighting, theft and check fraud before the age of 17. Johnson also began playing sports joining his high school’s gridiron football track and field and wrestling teams. He was also a good football player in his school life. He began his sports career from his school life & sooner he became an popular player.
Professional Career as an Football Player:
In common world we always see that everyone is special in one thing. We listen these words from everyone that everyone should chose one profession in his life. Everyone has very short time limit for his career. Career making is also a very complicated. Everyone don’t know that what is his right profession. Selecting the right career is also an art & everyone don’t know this art. I think only some people are exist in whole world who chose their passion for their profession. Johnson is one of them. He made many achievements in his life. One of these achievements is a professional football player. Johnson was a promising football prospect and received offers from many Division I Collegiate programs. He decided on a full scholarship from the University of Miami where he mostly played defensive tackle. In 1991, he was on the Miami Hurricanes’ national championship team. After suffering a number of injuries, he was later replaced in the starting lineup by future Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Sapp.
Professional Career As Wrestler:
After his football career, he decided to start his professional wrestling career. Wrestling was also his passion. Initially veteran wrestler Pat Patterson got Johnson several tryout matches with the World Wrestling Federation WWF. Under his real name, he defeated The Brooklyn Brawler at a house show and lost matches to Chris Candido and Owen Hart. After wrestling at Jerry Lawler’s United States Wrestling Association as Flex Kavana and winning the USWA World Tag Team Championship twice with Bart Sawyer in the summer of 1996, Johnson signed a WWF contract. He received additional training from Tom Prichard, alongside Achim Albrecht and Mark Henry.
He debuted on Monday Night Raw as a member of Marc Mero’s entourage on November 4, 1996. His first match came at Survivor Series, on November 17, in an eight-man elimination tag match; he was the sole survivor and eliminated the final two members of the opposing team Crush and Goldust. On Junuary 19, 1998 at Royal Rumble, The Rock defeated Shamrock by disqualification to retain the Intercontinental title. Later that night, he entered the Royal Rumble match and lasted until the final two before he was eliminated by Stone Cold Steve Austin. On March 29, at WrestleMania XIV, he defeated Shamrock by disqualification once again to retain the title. The next night, on Raw is War The Rock debuted a new Intercontinental Championship design and would later overthrow Faarooq as leader of the Nation of Domination to spark a feud between the two. He then successfully defeated the Intercontinental title against Farooq at Over the Edge: In Your House on May 31, The stable would then refer to themselves as simply “The Nation”.
He played many wrestling matches in his wrestling career. He earned more fame & reputation as an wrestler. He won many titles in his wrestling career. He was very famous in his field.
Professional Career as Actor:
In 1999, Johnson played his own father in an episode of The ’70 Show called “That Wrestling Show” . Nearly a year later, he appeared in the Star Trek: Voyager episode “Tsunkatse” as an alian wrestler who fought popular character Seven of Nine. In this way he started his professional career as an professional actor. Johnson had his first movie role in The Mummy Returns, which led to his first leading role in the spin-off The Scorpion King (2002). In 2009, he starred in Race to Witch Mountain, and had first animated voice-over role in Planet 51.
In 2010, he starred in comedy movies Tooth Fairy and The Other Guys & in the action movie Faster. In 2011, he played the role of Luke Hobbs for the first time in Fast Five. In 2014, Johnson starred as the title character in Hercules. He acted in many movies & his work make good reputation in all over the world. He liked by everyone in his acting career. He has good personality as he liked as actor by everyone.
Awards & Nominations:
He is a professional football player, wrestler & actor. He was nominated in many awards & he won many awards. Some awards are NCAAF National Cahmpionship, Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Villain, cinemaCon Action Star of the Year, Kids Choice Awards, Mr. Olympia ICON Award, People Magazine Sexiest Man Alive, Shorty Awards & NAACP Image Award for Entertainer of the Year.
He acted in many movies which are very famous in all over the world. Some of these movies are Race to Witch Mountain, Planet 51, Tooth Fairy, The Other Guys, Fast Five, Journey 2, Fast & Furious 6, Pain & Gain, Hercules & Furious 7. He also acted as a comedian in many comedy dramas. He earned much reputation as an actor.
Johnson is half-black & half-Samoan. His father’s name was Rocky Johnson. He was also an wreltler. He is a black Canadian. His mother is Samoan. She was the daughter of Peter Maivia, who was also a pro wreltler.
Johnson married Dany Garcia on May 03, 1997. The had only child a daughter. Her name is Simone. She was born in August 2001. On June 1, 2007 they announced that they were splitting up amicably. Johnson then began dating Lauren Hashian, daughter of Boston drummer Sib Hashian. They first met in 2006.
In 2009, Johnson gained citizenship in Canada in honor of his father’s background. Though Johnson was previously registered as a Republican.
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