- John Cena walked in during a WWE event to announce his return.
- John Cena’s net worth is $60 million.
- Cena’s Make-A-Wish Foundation has granted 500 wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses.
John Cena’s net worth is as big as the commotion he caused when he made a surprise appearance on WWE to announce his return to the ring.
But before we get to his net worth, let’s talk about his surprise appearance first.
The 16-time WWE Champion, came out at the end of the Money in the Bank pay-per-view event, cutting off Roman Reigns as he was celebrating his win against Edge to keep his Universal Championship title. Talk about a dramatic entrance and Cena hits the limelight. With his theme music played in the background, he stormed the ring doing his signature “you can’t see me” hand motion. But let’s get to the point. His net worth!
John Cena’s net worth
Now that’s what you call an entrance! Cena has a lot attached to his name. He is a wrestler, bodybuilder, rapper and actor. His net worth is estimated to be $60 million.
John Cena’s career began with WWE professional wrestling. He has since transitioned to an A-list actor and television presenter. He hosts the show ‘Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?’
How it all started
In 1999, Cena enrolled in a California-based Ultimate Pro-Wrestling (UPW) academy. He was UPW’s Heavyweight Champion in April 2000. Cena then made his WWE debut in 2000 in the SmackDown property.
Over the next 10 years, he became the face of WWE. He has won 16 world championships, 5 US championships and 4 world tag team championships.
John Cena’s box office hits
Cena even pursued acting almost immediately after signing with WWE. In 2000, he appeared in the film ‘Ready to Rumble’. He has starred in the movie ‘The Marine’, which grossed $30 million on a $15 million budget.
He also made appearances in movies like ‘Trainwreck’. In 2018, his movies ‘Daddy’s Home 2’ and ‘Blockers’ made it to the box office hits list.
Cena has a passion for cars and collects rare and custom-made cars. He owns close to 20 cars, everything from an Oldsmobile Cutlass Rallye 350 to a 2006 Rolls Royce Phantom.
His place to call home
Cena lives in a private, gated community of Nature’s Reserve in Land O’ Lakes, Florida. He paid $525,000 for his 3,704 square feet home.
Cena even owns a home in the Mission Hills of San Diego. It is a colonial-style house and features an infinity-edge swimming pool, hot tub, an outdoor kitchen area and a fireplace inside a gazebo with cozy outdoor seating in the backyard.
For the love of good work
Cena’s Make-A-Wish Foundation has granted 500 wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses. From 2011 until WrestleMania XXVIII, Cena always wore a black “Rise Above Hate” T-shirt promoting the WWE’s “Be a Star” anti-bullying campaign.
In 2012, Cena wore a pink and black T-shirt with the phrase “Rise Above Cancer” as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In 2016, Cena made a public service announcement sponsored by the Ad Council as part of its “Love Has No Labels” campaign.
Why did John Cena leave WWE?
Cena left WWE to concentrate on establishing himself in Hollywood. And for the money involved in Hollywood projects, risking the chance of wrestling injury didn’t seem viable.
But now he’s back! And it is slated that he would face Universal Champion Roman Reigns at the SummerSlam pay-per-view in August.
What is John Cena’s latest movie?
Cena’s charismatic personality seems to have remarkable career-defining 2021. He will show up in the highly anticipated The Suicide Squad and F9. Guess what? This is just the beginning!
Who is John Cena married to and that person’s net worth?
The WWE star tied the knot with his girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh in October 2020. Shariatzadeh is an Engineer, Product Manager, and a popular Canadian personality. She has an estimated net worth of about $ 250,000 USD as of 2020 which she earned through her career.