Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, businessman, and former professional wrestler.
He is widely regarded as one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, he wrestled for WWE for eight years prior to pursuing an acting career.
He was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California, United States, making him 50 years in 2022.
Johnson played college football at the University of Miami and won a national championship in 1991. He aspired to a professional career in football, but went undrafted in the 1995 NFL Draft.
The Rock has starred in several movies, including The Game Plan (2007), Tooth Fairy (2010), and Central Intelligence (2016); the action-adventure films Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), Hercules (2014), and Skyscraper (2018); the science-fiction films San Andreas (2015) and Rampage (2018), and the animated film Moana (2016).
His role as Luke Hobbs in the Fast & Furious films, beginning with Fast Five (2011), has helped it become one of the highest-grossing film franchises.
Not only that, but The Rock also stars in the Jumanji films, appearing in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) and Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), and is set to portray Black Adam in its superhero film adaptation.
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Parents: Rocky Johnson, Ata Johnson
Rocky Johnson and Ata Johnson are the parents of Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. Get to know more about the actor’s father and mother career.
Rocky Johnson was a Canadian professional wrestler. Among many National Wrestling Alliance titles, he was the first Black Georgia Heavyweight Champion, as well as the NWA Television Champion.
He was born on August 24, 1944, in Amherst, Canada, and died on January 15, 2020, in Lutz, Florida, United States.
Ata Johnson is an actress known for Young Rock (2021), WrestleMania 31 (2015) and WrestleMania (2018).
She is known as the mother of popular actor and professional wrestler Dwayne Johnson. She belongs to the famous Anoaʻi wrestling family which has produced popular wrestlers like Rikishi, Umaga, Yokozuna, and Roman Reigns.
Ata was born on October 25, 1948, in Hawaii, United States.