(biography, photo, video) Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Johnson: biography
He goes by the nickname «Rock.» Dwayne Johnson – actor, wrestler, the champion of the Guinness book. He has the highest fee for his debut role in 5.5 million dollars.
Dwayne was born on 2 may 1972 in America. His grandfather, father, uncles, cousins – all earned a living wrestling. Even my mother and grandmother had to do with wrestling, as a promoter of her husband, and the grandmother – as the Director of the women’s club. The father is constantly at work moved from place to place, so Duane changed schools. He studied in New Zealand, Hawaii, and the certificate received in Pennsylvania.
Johnson Jr. from his early years been in the training of his father, and in 12 years he tried to force in the rod, but failed. Since then, he trained under the supervision of his father.
In high school the young man began to play American football and showed so good results that several universities had offered him training. Dwayne joined the faculty of psychology and criminology at the University of Miami and graduated in 1995. He would go on a career in American football but was prevented by a back injury. Then Johnson started wrestling.
His debut took place in autumn 1996. Before the audience, he appeared under the pseudonym rocky Maivia, and by the end of that year, has already won his first champion title.
The wrestler tried to speak honestly without breaking the rules. At first it liked the audience, but quickly tired of it. During performances Johnson often booed and demanded that he left. The athlete decided to take a breather.
In the ring he came back as the bad guy Rock. He called himself the «people’s champion» — the audience loved and supported him. After returning to the end of the career of the wrestler the Rock 17 times world champion.
Hollywood Directors were interested in Johnson in 2000, after the release of his book «Rock.» In the same year he was invited to the shooting of the film «the Mummy returns». For this work, the actor-debutant received an unprecedented fee of $ 5.5 million and hit the Guinness Book of records.
His next role was the main — Dwayne Johnson starred in the film «the Scorpion King». In 2011 he began shooting «fast & Furious» with his participation. The role of agent Hobbs specially redesigned for the actor.
It is not only militants – not worse than he was good at Comedy images. For example, in «the Tooth fairy» and «the game Plan».
In 2014, the premiere of «Hercules» in which Johnson played a major role. Next spring came the seventh film «fast and furious» with his participation, and in 2016 – Comedy «Central intelligence.» Now the actor starred in «the fast and the Furious-8», which should appear in theaters in 2017.
Dwayne Johnson almost seven years of Dating Dany Garcia. He saw Kubinka, when I was still in University, and fell in love. For seven years they lived in a civil marriage, and in 1999 was officially married.
In August 2001, Johnson became the proud father of his daughter. Six years Denis and Duane lived together, and then officially announced that break up. The actor’s daughter lives with his ex-wife, and Johnson provides her financially. After the divorce, the pair managed to maintain friendly relations.
Shortly after the divorce, Dwayne Johnson began to appear in public with new lover — Lauren Hashian. 16 Dec 2015 she bore him a daughter Jasmine.
- «Faulting San Andreas»
- «G. I. Joe: Throw Cobra 2»
- «The game plan»
- «Faster than a speeding bullet»
- «Journey 2: the Mysterious island»
- «Get smart»
- «The Scorpion king»