Whether it is in the ring, on the big screen, or on the stage, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is one of the most electrifying men in all of entertainment today. With extremely high box office appeal, a legendary career as a pro wrestler, and perhaps the most magnetic smile in Hollywood, it comes to no surprise that Johnson has become successful. But he wasn’t always that way.

Sure, his sitcom Young Rock has shed insight into his struggles and his upbringing — however there are some still things that even the biggest fan of The Rock wouldn’t know. Sure, you know him as a multi-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion, but did you know he won a Congressional honor? He may drive the sleekest, most expensive cars in the world, but did you know he typically works out in a slum?

Learn more details about these and other facts about Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

Flex Kavana

CRACKED.COM Dwayne The Rock Johnson не originally wrestled as Flex Kavana. When Johnson got started in pro wrestling, he tried a few monikers before settling on The Rock. In the USWA promotion, he was Flex Kavana.

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Manager

CRACKED COM Dwayne The Rock Johnson His manager is his ex-wife. Johnson and Dany Garcia met in college and were married from 1997 to 2007. The split was amicable and the two continue to work together, with her being an executive producer for many of his movies.

Source: CNBC

Jabroni

CRACKED.COM Dwayne The Rock Johnson Не got jabroni from The Iron sheik. It was due to The Rock's popularizing the term that it was included in the dictionary, but he credits the word's origin to the Iron Sheik, using it interchangeably to mean jobber or idiot loser.

Source: ESPN

Gym

CRACKED.COM Dwayne The Rock Johnson His private gym is in a low-income neighborhood. Johnson's workout space is inside a warehouse in what he calls a sh*tty neighborhood. Не chose the place because it gave him a lot of privacy.

Source: GQ

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