The famed actor and former professional wrestling heavyweight champion who starred in 'Gridiron Gang' (2006) and voiced Maui in Disney's 'Moana' (2016). Also seen by audiences in the movie 'San Andreas' (2015).
Movie Actor | Wrestler
May 2, 1972
Dwayne Johnson is famously known with his stage alias The Rock. He etched his place in history as the first ever eight-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Among his fan-favorite signature moves include the Floatover DDT, Samoan Drop, Spine on the Pine, and more. In 2015, he was dubbed by Forbes Magazine as the highest-paid actor for 2015. After receiving much fame on the ring, he took a break from WWE and ventured into films. He starred in a series of blockbuster films that included ‘The Scorpion King’ (2002), ‘Central Intelligence’ (2016), and ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ (2017).
In ‘The Scorpion King’ (2002), he set a Guinness Book of World Record with his pay of $5.5 million. It was the highest fee any actor received for his first-time lead rile. He was worth $64.5 million, beating Robert Downey Jr. on the top spot for three consecutive years.