John Cena Bio
John Cena is working in America as a professional wrestler, actor, rapper and a television personality.
He is world-famous for winning the United States Championship from Big Show in 2004. Besides he also released out his rap album, You Can't See Me, which got charted at no. 15 on Billboard 200.
Talk about his early life
John Cena was born on 23rd April 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts, the United States as John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. to Carol and John Felix Anthony Cena.
He got raised with four of his siblings; the older brother Stephen and the three younger brothers; Dan, Matt, and Sean.
For education, he went to Central Catholic High School, Cushing Academy, and Springfield College. He got graduated from college where he also used to play football wearing no. 54.
In the game, he turned himself into a Division III All-American offensive lineman and team captain. He got his degree in exercise physiology and body movement in 1998.
After completing his college he decided to pursue his career in bodybuilding and started a job as a limousine driver. Among his interests, he loves to play football, basketball and video games.
Beginning of John's career in wrestling
The passion of becoming a professional wrestler brought him to the training sessions in 1999 at California-based Ultimate Pro Wrestling's university. He got trained under Rick Bassman and soon grabbed the UPW Heavyweight Championship in 2000.
In WWE his first match was against Mikey Richardson on a SmackDown which he lost. This match was unofficial and he next played against Aaron Aguilera which he won and signed a contract with WWF (World Wrestling Federation).
He wrestled with ring name The Prototype winning out OVM Heavyweight Championship and OVM Southern Tag Team Championship. It was in 2004 when he started receiving fame as a celebrity after winning the United States Championship from Big Show.
He lost the same in few days but regained it back. He again lost it to Carlito and got hospitalized after apparently getting stabbed in the kidney by Carlito's bodyguard.
During his career, he went for various feuds with Eric Bischoff, Chris Jericho, and Edge but in meantime also gained a strong friendship bond with Carlito after defeating Edge, Johnny Nitro, and Randy Orton.
In 2007, he lost out his WWE Championship title due to injury but he made a return in the field in 2008 by making it to the final of Royal Rumble match and winning it.
He also played against JBL to win his first WWE Championship. In 2013, he won the WWE Championship from The Rock at WrestleMania 29. In total, he went for 25 championships throughout his career to become the greatest WWE stars of all time in the world.
Aside from wrestling career, he got starred in various films like The Marine (2006), 12 Rounds (2009) and has also made an appearance on NBC'S Celebrity Apprentice.
He came to limelight in acting career from hit comedy Trainwreck (2015) where he played the character of a sensitive boyfriend.
He has also done movies; Ferdinand (2017), Bockers (2018) and Bumblebee (2018). At present, he is working on his upcoming movie, Playing with Fire (2019).
Is John Cena dating?
John Cena got married to his high school sweetheart, Elizabeth Huberdeau in 2009. The couple lived happily but ended up their marriage with divorce in July 2018. He later was in a serious relationship with Nikki Bella but it also got ended up in April 2018.
Fun facts about John Cena
He usually wears a cap and knee-high denim shorts with a throwback. The look describes his style while he gets in the ring.
Controversy related to John Cena
It was in 2009 when his statement went wrong with some of the fans. He quoted as saying "Here's a guy who said he was WWE through and through, and then the first chance to take a road to a different career path, he took it."
Awards and achievements in wrestling and films
In wrestling career, he has achieved the title of world champion for 16 times which includes his 13 WWE Championships and 3 WWE's World Heavyweight Championships.
He also won the WWE United States Championship five times and World Tag Team Championship four times.
In films, John Cena has received the nomination in the 2019 Teen Choice Award under the category of choice action movie actor and has won the 2017 CinemaCon Award under Action Star of the Year category.
What is his net worth?
The net worth of the most popular wrestler in the world counts around $55 million.