|Net Worth:||$55 Million|
|Full name:||John Felix Anthony Cena Jr.|
|Born:||April 23, 1977|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Wrestler/Actor|
Many have argued that a life devoid of sports and entertainment is definitely not worth living. This is partially true as it is alarming when you take an inventory into how much these entertainers earn and what it has done to their net worth over the years up until 2018.
How much do you love entertainment? How often do you watch sports?
Are you a follower of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)? Are you a fan America’s home of entertainment, Hollywood?
If you tick all boxes to these questions, then it is safe to assume that the man John Cena, needs little or no introduction.
However, For the sake of people who don’t tick the boxes to the above questions, we would run a brief introduction to the man, John Cena.
Who is John Cena?
John Cena is a U.S – Pro wrestler, Hollywood star, and American TV host.
John Cena is currently the highest earning professional wrestler in the world.
Cena overthrew fellow WWE star Brock Lesnar to become the best paid wrestler.
Being the highest pro wrestler, fans are quick to ask, what is the net worth of John Cena?
John Cena’s wealth and net worth would be discussed shortly.
How Old is John Cena?
John Cena was born on April 23, 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts. John Cena is currently 41 years old.#
Many have adjudged him to be younger because of his sharpness and athleticism.
John Cena’s Family
The WWE star grew up in Massachusetts alongside his four siblings. John Cena is the 2nd of 5 children, all boys.
He has an elder brother and three younger brothers. Cena’s father is John Felix Anthony Cena and mother Carol (née Lupien).
Like most Americans, John Cena has multiple ancestry. Cena is of English, French-Canadian, and Italian ancestry.
Growing up, Cena attended a missionary school, Central Catholic High School in Massachusetts.
He later transferred to a private school – Cushing Academy, still in Massachusetts.
The WWE star would go on to obtain a Bachelor degree in exercise physiology and body movement. He attended Springfield College.
Cena played football actively in college. He was a NCAA Division III All-American.
In 1998, Cena graduated from college and took to body building as a career.
The best paid WWE star did some weird jobs after college before settling in for a career in wrestling.
Giving John Cena’s rise from a humble beginning to a wealthy athlete he’s become, fans are quick to ask “What is John Cena’s net worth?”
John Cena’s Net Worth 2018
WWE is currently amongst the best paying sports in the world.
The sports continue to increase in popularity and audience yearly, and this is thanks to the fact that wrestling is not just a sports.
It is entertainment. This is the reason for the change of name from ‘World Wrestling Federation (WWF) to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in the early ‘2000s.
John Cena made his debut into the world of wrestling in 1999, and he is currently active in the sports-tainment despite taking a career in acting.
One can only imagine the wealth of this highly successful athlete.
John Cena has an estimated net worth of $55 million in 2018.
How John Cena makes his money?
John Cena makes his fortune from World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and acting.
After making his debut in Hollywood, fans were awed at how the athlete could transition from the fighting sports into acting with ease.
Though, the athlete released a rap album in 2005, it cannot be said that John Cena makes his fortune as a rapper.
What is John Cena’s salary per year in WWE?
Giving his exploits and achievement in the ring, John Cena has been amongst the best paid wrestler in the past 10 years.
Cena currently features in both Raw and Smack Down brands of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
Fans usually compare john Cena to other wrestlers. It is normal to see questions like; How much is Triple H worth?
What is The Rock’s net worth? How much does John Cena make a year? How much is John Cena’s net worth?
According to Forbes Magazine, the athlete earned $9.5 million in 2015 from his participation in WWE.
In 2016, the athlete earned less from his previous earning, he reportedly earned $8 million
His loss in fortune made him lost his crown as the best paid wrestler to Brock Lesnar.
However, in 2018, John Cena bounced back to become the highest paid wrestler in the world.
Cena’s earning is mind bugling, but is net worth cannot be said to be too much for an athlete who participates in a fighting sports, – the punches, the slaps, the smack downs, the sweat, the jumps and the stunts.
It is fair to conclude that no wrestler earns too much, however their salary.
Who Is John Cena’s Wife?
With a body, built as a rock and an athlete who engages in a sports that demands you be unclad; Cena inadvertently releases pheromones to female fans worldwide.
The question ‘Is John Cena Married?’ is often heard amongst female fans.
Let’s walk you through John Cena’s marriage life.
John Cena is widely published to have said he does not want to bring a child into the world, much to the shock of fans worldwide.
However, the athlete got married in 2009. He was married to Elizabeth Huberdeau- his only wife till date.
The marriage only lasted for 3 years as John Cena and Elizabeth Huberdeau headed to the court in 2012 for a divorce.
John Cena’s Girlfriend
That was the only legal marriage John Cena has been involved in. If this is so, then “Who is Nikki Bella?” And how is she related to John Cena?
Nikki Bella is U.S pro wrestler currently a signatory to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). She currently participates in the ‘Smack Down’ faction of WWE.
Holds the record as the longest reigning Divas Champion in history with a reign of 301 days.
She is also a Hollywood actress who’s featured in a handful of movies. Nikki Bella is also a model and a business woman
Born Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace on 21st, November 1983.
Nikki has an identical twin. She adopted the stage name Nikki Bella when she took to a wrestling career.
Nikki Bella and John Cena were long-time partners. They even planned to get married in 2018. Nikki and Cena had wonderful relationship that spanned for 6 years according to Nikki.
They recently called it time in their relationship after an initial break up.
The pair announced to the delight of their fans that they would get married in 2018.
Unfortunately, they had issues with their relationship and called off any plans of marriage.
The two love birds would come together shortly to sort out their differences and get along with plans of their proposed marriage.
Again, to the disappointment of their fans, things won’t workout
Nikki recently said in an interview;
I had a beautiful relationship with John for 6 years. The WWE female wrestler would go on to label Cena a wonderful man.
John Cena’s Wrestling Career
John Cena began profession wrestling in the late ‘90s. The athlete started with Ultimate Pro Wrestling (UPW).
In 2000, a year after he turned pro, Cena won the UPW Heavyweight Championship.
Consequentially, his Victory gained him recognition and he signed an improved contract with, the then World Wrestling federation (WWF).
John Cena made his debut for WWE in 2002. For his style of fight, Cena became fans favourite.
As expected, he has been active in WWE despite his engagement with Hollywood and other activities.
John Cena’s Wrestling Awards/ Honours
John Cena is currently considered by many to be the greatest wrestler of all time. For his exploits in the ring, he has won the following;
- John Cena has won 25 Championships,
- Cena has won the United states championship 5 times
- Four-time World tag team champion (Two World Tag Team and Two WWE Tag Team).
John Cena has numerous other titles and honours to his name
John Cena Movies
Shortly after becoming a professional wrestler, John Cena starred in Hollywood movies. Some of John Cena’s notable works in Hollywood include;
-Ready to Rumble. This was his first appearance in movie, he played the role of Gym Patron.
-In 2006 John Cena starred in the film ‘The Marine’ as the character John Triton
-2009 was a great year as he featured in 12 Rounds
-In 2010 he featured in two films Legendary and Fred: The Movie
-2011 he also featured in two movies Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred and The Reunion
John Cena has featured in a lot of films including TV series. The athlete has gained wide recognition and acceptance as a Hollywood star.
A good number of his fans worldwide wonder how he combines his career as a wrestler and as a Hollywood star.
Many even blame his busy schedule as the reason why he could not marry Nikki Bellla.
John Cena’s Entrance Theme
“The Time Is Now” was composed by Cena along with Marc Predka. He was Cena’s cousin known by his stage name Tha Trademarc.
Having recorded the album with John Cena, Predka was featured on almost every track of the album.
The track was produced by Jake One. The song contains samples of “Ante Up” by M.O.P. which in turn samples “Soul Sister, Brown Sugar” by Sam & Dave and “The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia” by Vicki Lawrence.
The track came off John Cena’s debut album “You Can’t See Me” in 2005. The song was released as a single on iTunes.
Notable John Cena’s feud
Like most wrestlers, John Cena is no saint. The highest paid wrestler has a number of feuds with rivals.
In his debut, Cena boasted that he had ruthless aggression. He challenged anyone who cares to a fight.
Eventually, he fought Kurt Angle and lost. He was praised for his quality.
‘The Undertaker’ was amongst the admirers John Cena won despite losing.
Cena also had feuds with Chris Jericho, Los Guerreros (Chavo and Eddie Guerrero).
Cena once had a feud with The Rock who is also a Hollywood star, their feud was highly publicised before they eventually settled their feud in the ring.
John Cena was triumphant in the fight against rock.
For his tendency to have both admirers and haters, he was once dubbed “the most polarizing professional wrestler ever”
John Cena will continue to thrill fans with his amazing displays on and off the camera.
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