One of the successful wrestlers in the ring of all time, John Cena is an American professional wrestler, rapper and actor. There are only few wrestlers who have transformed their fame to make big in the world of showbiz, and Cena is one of them, who is being successful inside the ring as well as on silver screens. With a career spanning for almots two decades, Cena has won 25 championships, with 16 reigns as a world champion (13 times as WWE Champion and three times as WWE’s World Heavyweight Champion), an accomplishment only previously achieved by WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair. His film credits include ‘The Marine’, ’12 Rounds’, ‘The Reunion’, ‘Trainwreck’, and ‘Sisters’. He is also famous for his role in ‘Total Divas’, which has his partner Nikki Bella in the main cast, and its spin-off ‘Total Bellas’.
Take a look at this biography that profiles detailed information about his childhood, acting career, personal life, family life, height, weight, vital stats, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
John Felix Anthony Cena
Prototype, Dr. of Thuganomics, The Franchise, The Marine, The Champ, The Chain Gang Soldier, Super Cena, The Face of the WWE, The Face That Runs The Place
Professional Wrestler, Actor, Rapper, Television Presenter
Birthday / Date of Birth
John Cena was born on 23 April 1997, in West Newbury, Massachusetts, United States.
He is currently 40 years old.
John attended Cushing Academy in Ashburnham, Massachusetts. He then joined the Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts where he received his degree in exercise physiology in 1998.
Italian, French-Canadian, English
- Father – John Cena, Sr.
- Mother – Carol (née Lupien)
- Siblings – Dan Cena (Brother), Matt Cena (Brother), Steve Cena (Brother), Sean Cena (Brother)
- Relatives – Tony Lupien (Maternal Grandfather) (Baseball Player)
Elizabeth Huberdeau (m. 2009; div. 2012)
John Cena has had dated the following –
- Lisa Marie Varon (2002)
- Elizabeth Huberdeau (2002-2012)
- Barbie Blank (2012) – Rumor
- A.J. Brooks (2012) – Rumor
- Maria Kanellis – Rumor
- Nicole Garcia aka Nikki Bella (2012 – Present)
- In feet – 6 feet 1 inches
- In centimeters – 185 cm
- In meters – 1.85 m
- In Kilograms – 114 kg
- In Pounds – 251 lbs
- Measurements – 52-19-36
- Chest – 52 inches
- Biceps / Arms – 19 inches
- Waist – 36 inches
Cena wears a size 11.5 (US) shoe.
He first debut was in 1999 at Ultimate Pro Wrestling’s (UPW) California-based Ultimate University operated by Rick Bassman.
John Cena made his World Wrestling Federation (WWF) debut in a match against Mikey Richardson on October 10, 2000.
- AA – Attitude Adjustment / FU
- Killswitch / Protobomb / Protoplex
- STFU / STF
- Diving leg drop bulldog
- Emerald Flowsion
- Five Knuckle Shuffle
- Half nelson dropped into a neck breaker
- Running leaping shoulder block
- Running one-handed bulldog
- Sitout hip toss
- Sitout powerbomb
- Springboard stunner
- Sunset flip powerbomb
- Tornado DDT
His debut album was You Can’t See Me along with his cousin Tha Trademarc. The album also contains his entrance song “The Time is Now.”
John first cast in comedy film Ready to Rumble for his minor role as a gym trainer. It was an uncredited cameo.
In 2009, John Cena appeared as himself in the NBC’s late-night live TV sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live in the episode #18 of season 34.
Stacker 2 YJ Stinger (2004), Bad Boy Furniture Warehouse Ltd (2004), Emerald Downs Racetrack (2006), Subway sandwich (2007), Gillette Fusion razors (2009), Video Game – WWE Raw vs. Smackdown (2009), Foot Locker
John Cena Net worth
His net worth is estimated to be US$62 million as of 2017. Because of his versatility in different ares, his earnings come from wresting, movies, endorsements, television appearances, and others.
John Cena lives with his family in a luxury mansion in Nature’s Reserve in Land O’Lakes in Florida. His huge collection of cars include:
- 966 Dodge Hemi Charger
- 1969 Dodge Daytona
- 1969 AMC AMX,
- 1969 COPO Chevrolet Camaro
- 1970 Buick GSX
- 1970 AMC Rebel Machine
- 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass Rallye 350
- 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator
- 1970 Pontiac GT Judge
- 1970 Plymouth Superbird
- 1971 Plymouth Road Runner
- 2006 Ford GT
- 2006 Dodge Viper
- 2007 Dodge Charger SRT-8
- 2007 Ford Mustang Saleen Parnelli Jones Limited Edition
- 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
John Cena Favorites
- Favorite Anime Film – Fist of the North Star (1986)
- All-Time Favorite Film – Tropic Thunder (2008)
- Signature Move – Ric Flair’s Figure Four Leglock
- Flick – Star Wars movies, Smokey and the Bandit 1 and 2 (Not the 3rd part)
- Muscle Car – 1970 Pontiac GTO, Ram F4
- Sports Teams – Red Sox fan (Baseball), Boston Celtics (Basketball), New England Patriots (American Football)
Social Media Portfolio
Interesting Facts About
Cena was a football player whilst in college.
He past jobs include a limousine driver.
In 2009, John got a Chris Greicius Celebrity Award for his contribution towards Make-A-Wish Foundation.
He won WWE United States Championship five times and the World Tag Team Championship four times.