About The Rock Dwayne Johnson
It has been calculated that the overall amount of the current Rock Dwayne Johnson net worth reaches as high as 190 million dollars, making him one of the richest people in the entertainment industry. Dwayne Johnson got his nickname “The Rock” when he was active as a wrestler. When he retired, The Rock Dwayne Johnson focused on his acting career as well as producing. Thus, all of these involvements have added up a lot of revenues to the overall size of Rock Dwayne Johnson net worth.
When he was studying at the University of Miami, he was playing football there. The Rock Dwayne Johnson was a member of the Miami Hurricanes team, with which he won a national championship. After some time, The Rock Dwayne Johnson was accepted to play in the Canadian Football League, where he joined the Calgary Stampeders team. However, he soon switched to wrestling and with doing this, he followed in the footsteps of his father and his grandfather. In fact, from his father’s side, The Rock Dwayne Johnson has a Canadian citizenship.
In the period of 1996-2004, he became mostly known in the World Wrestling Federation.
He became a major success because he became the first third-generation wrestler in the history of WWF. In 2011, he came back to his wrestling career, but this time only part-time, and signed a contract with the WWE, where he stayed until 2013. Even today, The Rock Dwayne Johnson is appearing occasionally in some events in the WWE.
Talking about his winnings, he was titled the world champion 10 times. Moreover, he won the WWF/E Championship eight times. The Rock Dwayne Johnson was titled as the WCW/World Champion two times. In addition, he became a winner of the WWF Tag Team Championship five times and the Intercontinental Championship two times. In 2000, he even became a winner of the Royal Rumble. Thus, winning has also increased the overall estimate of Rock Dwayne Johnson net worth.
In 2000, his autobiographical book was released, which he wrote with Joe Layden, called “The Rock Says…”. 720 thousand copies of this book have been sold and such sales have also increased the overall sum of Rock Dwayne Johnson net worth. Furthermore, the book landed on the top of The New York Times best-sellers list. Overall, the book stayed for 20 weeks on this list.
After he retired from wrestling, The Rock Dwayne Johnson became an actor. In 2002, he got his first leading role, which was in the film called “The Scorpion King”. For his appearance in the film, The Rock Dwayne Johnson got a payment of 5.5 million dollars, which set the record as it was the highest sum paid for a first leading part to any actor. His most successful role is considered to be Luke Hobbs, which he played in the film called “The Fast and the Furious”. Also, he appeared in the film called “The Game Plane” with Madison Pettis playing the role of his daughter in the film. Thus, acting has also increased the overall amount of Rock Dwayne Johnson net worth.