12 Facts about Dwayne ’The Rock’ Johnson Most of his fans don’t know
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson doesn’t require any introduction. One of the most popular faces in the world today, he is one of the top most grossing actors in the Hollywood today and has been one of the greatest professional wrestlers in the world for a long time.
The Rock started his career as a professional wrestler in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in 1996 and slowly and surely became the top guy in the company, the man everyone wanted to beat. He was a crowd favorite, who was cheered even when he played the bad guy and every 90’s child remembers him for his charisma and comic timing.
After his career as wrestler ended, he smoothly transitioned into acting and has become of the most profitable actors in a very short time. Here are 12 unknown facts about the man known as ‘the Great One’.
1 Is a third generation professional wrestler
Johnson is a third generation wrestler. His grandfather Peter Maivia and father Rocky Johnson, both were acclaimed wrestlers for various promotions in the US and nearby countries. He is also related to the highly acclaimed and revered Anoa’I wrestling family and is cousin of wrestlers like the Yokozuna and Rikishi.