John Cena Biography
|Celebrity Name:||John Cena|
|Birth Name:||John Felix Anthony Cena Jr.|
|Birth Date:||April 23, 1977|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Place:||Newbury, Massachusetts, United States|
|Profession:||Professional wrestler ; Actor ; TV presenter ; Rapper|
|Spouse (Name):||Elizabeth Huberdeau (divorced)|
|Net Worth:||$55 million|
|Last Updated :||March, 2020|
By profession, John Cena is a popular American professional wrestler. He is also an actor, TV presenter, and rapper. In his wrestling career, he has a part-time contract with the popular World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). John Cena is currently 42 years old with a physical statistics given as: height – 6ft 1in and weight – 114kg. In this article, you would know all about John Cena net worth 2020, career life, early life, personal and relationship life as well as his awards and nominations during the course of his career which began in 1999.
John Cena Early Life
John Cena’s full birth name is John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. He was birthed on the 23rd of April, 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts, United States. The names of his parents are Carol and John Felix Anthony Cena. John Cena is the second of five children. The name of his older brother is Stephen, while the other three younger siblings are named Dan, Matt, and Sean. In his early years, he was brought up in the Catholic faith.
It is therefore no surprise that John Cena went to Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, Massachusetts for his education. He however transferred to Cushing Academy in Ashburnham, Massachusetts. Thereafter, he proceeded to Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts where he studied exercise physiology and body movement. He successfully earned his degree from Springfield in 1998.
John Cena Career Life
The journey of John Cena’s career began, when he moved all the way to California in 1998 just to start his bodybuilding career. The following year after his graduation from college, in 1999, he made his debut in professional wrestling, when he went for Ultimate Pro Wrestling (UPW). In 2000, he signed into what is now known as WWE (formerly known as WWF). All through his professional wrestling career so far, John Cena has won a total of 25 championships. He is 5-time United States champion, 4-time world tag champion and 16-time, with latter equating him with Ric Flair for the most world championship reigns in WWE history. Out of Cena’s 16 championships, 13 are with the WWE championship, which is the latest record for that particular title. John Cena is also a 2-time Royal Rumble winner and 1-time Money in the ladder match winner.
As an actor, John Cena has starred in movies such as Bumblebee (2018), The Marine (2006), Ferdinand (2017), 12 Rounds (2009), and Trainwreck (2015) among others.
In 2005, he has also released a rap album known as You Can’t See Me, which became platinium.
John Cena Personal Life and Relationship
Currently, John Cena stays in his home in Land O’Lakes, Florida, United States. Regarding his relationship life, John Cena got married to Elizabeth Huberdeau on the 11th of July, 2009. The marriage ended three years later. The divorce was filed by John Cena on the 1st of May, 2012 and it was finalized on the 18th of July, 2012. Thereafter, it was reported that John Cena entered a romantic relationship with Nikki Bella who was also a fellow wrestler. The relationship started the same year John Cena’s marriage was dissolved. On the 2nd of April, 2017, John Cena proposed to her and they got engaged. However, they dissolved the engagement one year later, in April, 2018 when wedding had already been fixed to take place on the 5th of May, 2018.
Another interesting information that you would like to know about John Cena’s personal life is that he has claimed, on several occasions that he does not want to give birth to children. His reason for this is pretty straightforward: he does not want to be absent when his children need him while he is focused on his career. In fact, do you know that John Cena has undergone a vasectomy?
John Cena Awards and Nominations
John Cena is a recipient of a lot of accolades, awards and recognition, some of which include 2018 People’s Choice Awards for The Comedy Movie Star of 2018, 2019 Teens Choice Awards for Choice Action Movie Actor, 2020 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, 2017 CinemaCon Award for Action Star of the Year, and 2017 Teen Choice Awards for Choice Male Athlete.
Particularly, in his professional wrestling career, he has received several accolades such as the Wrestling Observer Newsletter for Best Box Office Draw (2007), Best on Interviews (2007), Most Charismatic (2006 – 2010), Worst Feud of the Year (2012), and Wrestler of the Year (2007, 2010) and many others.
John Cena Net Worth
Currently, John Cena net worth is estimated to be $55 million. The primary source of his wealth is his successful wrestling career in the WWE. It has been reported that John Cena earns an annual salary of $8.5 million. He also gets 5% on all of his merchandise sales too.
This is the breakdown of John Cena net worth and salary earnings over the years. In 2013, John Cena reportedly earned $5.8 million in overall income, parts of which consist of a $5 million salary from endorsements, and $100,000 revenue generated from sales of his merchandise. In 2014, 2016, and 2017, he earned a total amount of $2.75 million, $9 million and $8 million, respectively.
Apart from the huge fortune he has made from his successful career in the wrestling entertainment industry, John Cena net worth 2020 also constitutes income from endorsements like every other famous celebrity. For instance, one of such endorsements was when he featured in an advertisement for Gold’s Gym. In addition, he has appeared in advertisements for YJ Stinger energy drink and also for Subway. Furthermore, John Cena has endorsed two “signature collections” of energy bars and energy drinks that were being sold by American Body Builders. He has also appeared in a commercial that was part of Gillette’s “Young Guns” NASCAR campaign. In 2013, John Cena’s face was used on the box of Fruity Pebbles Cereal.
John Cena net worth also consists of a collection of very expensive cars which include 2006 Rolls Royce Phantom ($417,825), Lime green 2009 Lamborghini Gallardo ($198,000), 2009 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe ($199,000), Ferrari 599 ($273,845), 1991 Lincoln Continental ($30,335), 2012 Range Rover ($170,000) and a 2006 Ford GT ($400,000).
In conclusion, this is all there is to know so far about John Cena net worth and biography. Note also that he is involved in philanthropic works. It’s not over with him yet as more is expected of him, considering the way things are saying.