Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is an actor and former professional wrestler. He rose to fame as "The Rock," a popular wrestling figure for the WWF/WWE from 1996 to 2004. He made his film debut in The Mummy Returns in 2001, followed by The Scorpion King and The Rundown in 2002 and 2003. After starring in blockbuster franchises such as The Fast and the Furious and Jumanji, he has become one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. In 2016, PEOPLE named him the Sexiest Man Alive. He is also the founder of the Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation, a charity devoted to enriching and empowering children.
Dwayne Johnson
Full Name
Dwayne Douglas Johnson
Hayward, CA
Notable Projects
Sexiest Man Alive


How tall is Dwayne Johnson?

According to the WWE, "The People's Champ" is 6 feet, 5 inches. However, in photos standing next to actors and wrestlers who average the same height or higher, Johnson appears shorter than his billed height.

Who is Dwayne Johnson’s wife?

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is married to Lauren Hashian. They have been married since August 18, 2019, and have two children. Johnson also has another child from his previous marriage to Dany Garcia from 1997 to 2008.

Is Dwayne Johnson related to WWE's Reigns?

No. Despite playing brothers in 'The Fast and the Furious' spinoff, 'Hobbs & Shaw,' and referring to each other as cousins, Johnson is not related to WWE wrestler Reigns. However, their Samoan families have known each other for years.

Why is Dwayne Johnson called “The Rock?”

His original wrestling nickname was "Rocky Miavia," combining his dad's first name and grandfather's last name, both pro wrestlers. To carve his own identity in the ring, he changed it to "The Rock," given to him by Hall of Fame wrestler Pat Patterson.

Most Recent

Dwayne Johnson Celebrates Daughter Jasmine Winning Horse-Riding Competition: 'So Proud'
Dwayne Johnson told Instagram followers he loves that daughter Jasmine, 6, is "passionate about riding and passionate about animals"
Dwayne Johnson's Wildest Cheat Meals and Recipes That'll Leave You Drooling
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Dwayne Johnson Thanks Fans for 'All the Birthday Boy Love' as He Celebrates Turning 50
Dwayne Johnson recently said he has "reached a point in my life" where he realizes "just how vital the idea and essence of time is"
Dwayne Johnson and Lauren Hashian's Relationship Timeline
From welcoming daughters Jasmine and Tiana to getting married in August 2019, look back at the couple's relationship timeline
Khloé Kardashian and Dwayne Johnson Joke About Their Wax Figures' Butt Sizes: 'Give Me Some Glutes'
Dwayne Johnson's new wax figure in Las Vegas is positioned next to Khloé Kardashian's — and the actor couldn't help but jokingly compare the size of their wax behinds
Dwayne Johnson Takes Over Vegas with Surprise Madame Tussauds Fan Visit
Dwayne Johnson surprised fans by posing as his own wax figure moments after making a surprise appearance and receiving the Entertainment Icon of the Decade Award at CinemaCon in Las Vegas

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Dwayne Johnson Tells Tyson Fury to 'Kick Ass' at Heavyweight Championship as Fighter Teases Final Bout
Fury returns to the U.K. for the first time since 2018 to fight Dillian Whyte on Saturday
Dwayne Johnson Celebrates Daughter Tiana's 4th Birthday: 'My Greatest Joy Is Being Your Daddy'
Dwayne Johnson celebrated his youngest daughter's 4th birthday on Sunday with a mermaid-themed party that included a special cake and a Little Mermaid piñata
Dwayne Johnson Has 'Very Special' Mother-Son Day Singing at Grandparents' Grave in Hawaii

"Life moves so fast and you realize how important it is to just slow down," the actor said