- Birthday2nd May, 72
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusDivorced
- If I had to describe myself to an alien I'd say I was bigger than the average human, enjoy a drink or two with a good meal and have a bigger head than most. I'd also say I'm really handsome - especially if they were a female alien.
- I liked his ability to deal with a lot of the negativity that surrounded him. Even though he was in a world that he didn't want to be in, he still saw the bigger picture.
- I'm very low-key. I don't really blend in, so it's difficult to go out in public. I like to do things that are kind of quiet, whether it's a dinner at my house or a restaurant, or a movie night at home.
- My goal was never to be the loudest or the craziest. It was to be the most entertaining.
- Football changed my life and it gave me a platform to get out my aggression and it gave me a sense of value.
Did you know?
- He was a college football player for the University of Miami who won a national championship on the 1991 Miami Hurricanes football team.
- He is widely considered one of the all-time greatest professional wrestlers.
- He won the WWF Intercontinental Championship twice and the World Tag Team Championship five times.
- He was listed in the 2007 Guinness World Records as the highest-paid actor in his first starring role, receiving US$5.5 million for this movie.
- He was nominated for the Favorite Movie Actor award at the 2008 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for his role in The Game Plan.
Family & relationships
Hidden hills home
The wrestling superstar Dwayne Johnson recently sold his majestic mansion in Hidden Hills, California, which he recently listed in the market for a $4.995 million. The mammoth home holds some remarkable features like a spectacular two-story gallery entry, luxurious guest bedrooms, an outdoor kitchen with cutting-edge barbeque and a movie theater.
Location: The pricey property is located in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Accommodation: The main bedroom features a large size bed, a big screen TV, a big rug and a unique statue. There is a pink bedroom which belongs to Johnson’s ten-year-old adorable daughter Simone. A movie theater featuring comfy seats and a pop corn machine allows Johnson to watch all his wrestling and movie DVDs with enhanced comfort. One spare room within the house includes a deluxe bed, an en suite bathroom and offers excellent view of outdoors. The mansion also includes two luxurious guest bedrooms ensuring comfy stay for the visitors. The gourmet kitchen inside the home offers an ideal space to cook delicious food, while there is one outside too with a cutting-edge barbeque. A marvelous rectangular swimming pool in the garden overlooks the Hollywood Hills.
Gorgeous swimming pool
The Home Cinema
Famous Hollywood wrestler and Actor Dwayne”The Rock” Johnson bought an extravagant luxurious Mansion worth a stupendous amount of 3.4 milllion USD on March 2012. He recently moved in the house with his wife and daughter. This mansion was previously owned by Miami baseball player Vernon Carey.
Location: This property is located in Miami city of South Florida, just about 20 to 30 miles from where he played football for his college team.
Accommodation: The magnificent villa covers a massive area of 13,153 square feet boasting of five bedrooms and seven bathrooms with a beautiful summer kitchen for making high protein shakes for his wrestling matches. A sparkling chandelier and a sunken tub has been one of the unique features of one of the luxurious bathrooms. There is also a garage which can hold up to 3 to 4 cars.
Features: The villa has been equipped with many luxurious features such as an elegant garden surrounded with all the beautiful flowers, ample greenery and a huge pool perfect for the summers. The large lounge area is perfect for the piano sessions with a luxurious wooden bar area to enjoy a couple of drinks with family and friends. There is also a mini theater room with a huge flat screen for watching big games and movies, which would surely keep Johnson's guests entertained. It is adjacent to an open floor combining the dinning area and the kitchen area .The study area is large covered with good quality dark color woods. A powerful air conditioner ensures maximum comfort at all times.
Neighborhood: Hollywood celebrities who reside in this wealthy neighborhood include the likes of American sports radio show host Jonathan Bradley Zaslow, American football player Louis Delmas, film personality Paul Xavier Gleason, model and actress Garcelle Beauvais.
Elegant swimming pool
The sittng cum dining area
One of the seven bathrooms
The master bedroom
Arm chairs in cinema hall
Miami mansion of actor Dwayne”The Rock” Johnson
Piano in the lounge area
Hawaii islands is one of the favorite holiday getaways for Dwayne Johnson. He grew up in Hawaii and had his high school education there. He visited the islands in August 2008 with his new girlfriend Lauren Hashian after divorcing his ex-wife Dany Johnson. He also paid a surprise visit to the high school where he studied during the shooting of his film, 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island in Hawaii'.
Location: The Hawaiian islands are an archipelago of eight islands in the North Pacific Ocean.
Accommodation: The islands also have world-class amenities for tourists and a welcoming atmosphere which makes them a good holiday spot for couples, adventure seekers, and families. Hawaii has some of the most romantic resorts in the world. Budget hotels are also available.
Main Attraction: The main attraction in all of the islands is the Hawaii volcanoes National Park found on the Hawaii island's regions of Kau and Puna. One of the world's active volcanoes, Kilauea is found here. Hawaii islands feature some of the most beautiful landscapes on the earth. The scenery includes tropical rainforest, long beaches, waterfalls, and exotic flowers.
Johnson went for vacations in Hawaii with his new girlfriend Lauren Hashian
On the beach
Walk along the beach
Make-A-Wish Foundation is a major wish-granting organization in the US. Established in 1980, the foundation's main objective is to grant the wishes of children suffering with critical illnesses like cancer. The foundation had a humble start when it fulfilled the wish of a boy to be a police officer. The foundation now grant's the wish of a boy every 40 minutes and had granted the heartfelt wishes of 13,580 children for the fiscal year 2010. Dwayne Johnson has given good support to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Johnson has granted the wishes of a lot of kids by being the National Celebrity Wish Ambassador for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. His popularity as a wrestler made lot of children ask a meeting with him. He was always generous in his response to meet children who are terminally ill. He spends quality time talking to the children giving autographs, asking about their background, and talking about their interests. It is hard to see the soft side of this tough looking guy when he is talking to these children.
Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation
Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation was founded by three brothers Joseph, Russell, and Danny in 1995. The foundation's objective is to provide the city's youth with good exposure to arts and exhibition facilities to neglected artists like the artists of color. The foundation aims to achieve its objectives by programs like directly funding non-profit organizations in the New York City which provide arts and education programs to the city's youth, providing exhibition space in New York’s Chelsea arts district, reaching out to urban youth and elucidating the power of creative expression. Over the years of its functioning the foundation has developed a base of friends, collaborators, and supporters to help it to achieve its objectives. This base includes celebrities like Dwayne Johnson. Johnson has helped the foundation to organize the ART FOR LIFE MIAMI BEACH Gala! in March 2009 for raising funds. Johnson was the host committee member along with other celebrities like Michael Klug, Mark & Amanda Tamis, and Amaris Jones. A part of the money received from the Miami gala was allotted for the Miami Dade County community to help the youth through grants for arts programs.
Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation
Dwayne Johnson has lot of devotion to help the underprivileged children through charitable activities. His Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation helps in the recovery of children hospitalized due to various medical conditions. He also works as the acting director of The Beacon Foundation which encourages teenagers to continue schooling beyond the high school.
The Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation has been helping out the disadvantaged youth and the at-risk children of the US for almost a decade now and the main objective of the organization is to take care of children aged between a few months till they are legal adults. The organization aims at making every child smile and helps to empower the lives of the youth in every possible way. Dwayne Johnson has made a lot of donations to the charity and he funds the organization with his promotional events and advertisements. He also frequently organizes gala nights and fund raisers for the foundation.
Nowadays BlackBerry is no longer a style statement, it is more like a part of life for the affluent and celebrities prefer owning a BlackBerry to other devices as it provides advanced features which are rare to find in other cell phones. Dwayne Johnson is the proud owner of a BlackBerry Curve and the former athlete and actor is quite attached to this device.
IceTek Magnum Chrono Watch
Wrist watches manufactured by IceTek have an elegant feel and actor Dwayne Johnson was recently sporting one at a promotional event. The watch is made of stainless steel and is bejeweled with diamonds worth 2.80 carats. It is a Quartz watch and comes in a chronograph casing.
Nike Auto Flight High Le Anthracite
The Auto Flight High Le Anthracite is a charcoal black sneaker from the house of luxury sportswear designer Nike, and Dwayne Johnson being a shoe lover owns a pair of this exotic beauty. The sneaker is totally black except for its white sole and it has detailed work on the tongue which lends it a clean look.
Paul Smith PS 817 Sunglasses
Sporting the Paul Smith PS 817 Sunglasses is a style statement and Dwayne Johnson was recently spotted creating quite an impression sporting one. It features an innovative design which is made for both men and women and it is for people who want sun protection with style.