52 Facts About Rock Johnson

1. In 2015, Rock Johnson dominated the big screen with two big action films.

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2. Rock Johnson has a daughter, Simone Alexandra, from his first marriage.

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3. In 2015, Dwayne Rock Johnson became an ordained minister in order to surprise a superfan by officiating at his wedding.

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4. Rock Johnson was the second top-paid actor of 2017, earning a total of $65 million.

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5. In 2015, Rock Johnson set a Guinness World Record for the most selfies taken in a 3-minute span.

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6. In 1999, Rock Johnson got his first taste of acting outside the ring.

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7. In 2003, Rock Johnson shocked some people by getting a large tattoo that covers much of his chest and left arm.

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8. Rock Johnson spoke out about the spat during a July 2018 appearance on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen.

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9. Rock Johnson attended the 2000 Democratic National Convention as part of WWE's non-partisan "Smackdown Your Vote" campaign, which aimed to influence young people to vote.

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10. In 2016, Rock Johnson started a YouTube channel titled "The Rock" with the help of online personality Lilly Singh.

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11. Rock Johnson released an alarm clock app as part of "Project Rock" that received more than one million downloads in its first week of release.

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12. In March 2016, Rock Johnson partnered with the American fitness apparel manufacturer Under Armour to release "Project Rock".

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13. On May 21, 2015, Rock Johnson set a Guinness World Record for most selfies in three minutes, taking 105 selfies with fans during the premiere of San Andreas in London.

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14. In 2000 Rock Johnson published his autobiography, which he co-wrote with Joe Layden, titled The Rock Says.

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15. Rock Johnson will co-produce and star in The King, a film about king Kamehameha Kunuiakea, founder and first ruler of the Kingdom of Hawai'i.

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16. Rock Johnson will produce and appear in Fighting with My Family, a seriocomedy about WWE Superstar, Paige and her family who are professional wrestlers.

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17. Rock Johnson reprised his role as Luke Hobbs in The Fate of the Furious, which was released in 2017.

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18. In 2016, Rock Johnson co-starred with Kevin Hart in the action-comedy Central Intelligence and had a lead voice role in the Disney animated film Moana, in which he voiced the Polynesian demigod Maui.

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19. Rock Johnson starred as the title character in Hercules and reprised his role as Luke Hobbs in Furious 7 (2015).

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20. Rock Johnson was nominated for the Favorite Movie Actor award at the 2008 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for his role in The Game Plan but lost out to Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.

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21. Rock Johnson played a cocky famous American football player in The Game Plan and Agent 23 in Get Smart (2008).

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22. Rock Johnson played a supporting role in Be Cool and was the primary antagonist in Doom (2006).

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23. Rock Johnson began his acting career on television while wrestling.

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24. Rock Johnson is the only wrestler to introduce a different design of both the Intercontinental Championship and the WWE Championship (on February 18, 2013 episode of Raw).

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25. The Rock Johnson was part of the highest rated Raw segment in 2012 in a segment on Raw 1000 with CM Punk and Daniel Bryan which drew a 4.3 rating and was part of the highest rated overrun of that year the same night.

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26. The Rock Johnson was part of the highest-rated match of 2000.

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27. Rock Johnson received US$5.5 million for the role and was listed in the 2007 Guinness World Records as the highest-paid actor in his first starring role.

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28. Rock Johnson made a surprise appearance at the official Xbox unveiling during Bill Gates's keynote speech at the ongoing Computer Electronics Show in 2001.

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29. Rock Johnson was listed in Forbes Celebrity 100 that year and People Magazine's 25 Most Intriguing People.

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30. Rock Johnson has stated the success of that episode is the reason he began receiving offers from Hollywood studios.

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31. Rock Johnson appeared on Wyclef Jean's 2000 single "It Doesn't Matter" and in its music video.

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32. The Rock Johnson defeated Wyatt Family member Erick Rowan in an impromptu match, giving him a Rock Bottom and pinning him in six seconds, which set the record for the fastest win in WrestleMania history.

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33. The Rock Johnson endorsed Reigns' eventual victory, but the crowd still booed both him and Reigns.

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34. Rock Johnson appeared at the 2015 Royal Rumble event during the main event match, where he helped Roman Reigns fend off Big Show and Kane, and was booed for doing so.

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35. Rock Johnson opined that, having beaten Hulk Hogan and Stone Cold Steve Austin at previous Wrestlemanias, beating Cena would make him the greatest wrestler of all time.

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36. The Rock Johnson appeared live on Raw in his hometown of Miami to celebrate his 39th birthday.

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37. On March 12, 2007, The Rock Johnson appeared on a WWE show after nearly three years, via a pre-taped promo shown during Raw.

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38. Rock Johnson stood up for Eugene, made a cameo in his hometown of Miami and helped Mick Foley turn back La Resistance.

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39. The Rock Johnson won after delivering three consecutive Rock Bottoms, ending their long-running feud in what turned out to be Austin's final match.

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40. Rock Johnson defeated Hogan again at No Way Out and drafted himself to the Raw brand where he had various feuds, including one with The Hurricane.

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41. Rock Johnson lost the title to Chris Jericho at No Mercy.

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42. Rock Johnson used this time off to act in the movie The Mummy Returns.

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43. The next night on Raw Is War, The Rock Johnson got his revenge by taking out the entire McMahon-Helmsley Faction with The Undertaker's help.

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44. The Rock Johnson lost a number one contender's match to Triple H at Fully Loaded after interference from Mr Ass.

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45. The Rock Johnson allied with Vince and Shane McMahon as the crown jewel of their stable, The Corporation.

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46. The Rock Johnson feuded with Austin and Ken Shamrock through the end of 1997 and beginning of 1998.

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47. Rock Johnson was given the nickname "The Blue Chipper" and his lineage was played to on TV, where he was hyped as the WWF's first third-generation wrestler.

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48. Rock Johnson joined the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League in 1995.

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49. Rock Johnson graduated from Miami in 1995 with a Bachelor of General Studies in criminology and physiology.

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50. Rock Johnson decided on a full scholarship from the University of Miami, playing defensive tackle.

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51. Rock Johnson was a member of the school's track and field and wrestling teams.

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52. Rock Johnson was a college football player for the University of Miami, where he won a national championship on the 1991 Miami Hurricanes team.

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