In 1995, Dwayne Johnson was released from the Canadian Football League. All he had was $7 in his pockets.

TOUGH SPOT!

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and his family in the festive season of Thanksgiving in 1987 couldn’t even afford a full stomach meal.

NO THANKSGIVING!

Dwayne’s father was a renowned professional wrestler known by the ring name ‘Rocky Johnson’ but once he retired things became financially difficult for them.

FAMOUS still POOR!

Johnson with the help of Pat Patterson was able to secure a WWF contract in 1996.

BEACON OF HOPE!

In his WWF career initially he was known as Rocky Maivia but soon changed his name to “THE ROCK”.

BIRTH OF THE ROCK!

Johnson in 2001, starred in successful movies like The Mummy Returns and Longshot and began exploring his HOLLYWOOD options.

BEGINNING OF THE END!

Dwayne Johnson’s reputation as a wrestler earned him a massive fan following which led him to leave WWE and focus on acting assignments.

RISING ENTERTAINER

Dwayne smartly invested his money in Project Rock, Tarmana Tequila, which made him one of the RICHEST HOLLYWOOD CELEBS.

Dwayne The BUSINESSMAN

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