Wrestling is in thier DNA. Her great-grandfather, The Rock’s grandfather, was “High Chief” Peter Maivia, who started the family legacy of talented wrestlers.
Her grandfather, Rocky “Soul Man” Johnson, was a WWE Hall of Famer who died in January at the age of 75. Hr was an African American pro-wrestling pioneer. Her father, Dwayne Johnson is the biggest star in WWE history.This is Simone Johnson’s family profile. Now, she doesn’t want to be left out in the family legacy. She is and following in their footstepsThe news is that Simone Johnson, the daughter of superstar Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has signed with WWE and has begun training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando.
The WWE Network announced the move on Monday.
The 18-year-old Johnson — who recently graduated from University School in Davie — is hoping to become the first fourth-generation WWE wrestler, joining her father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
She responded to the news on Instagram, writing, “To the little girl who fell in love with wrestling & said ‘this will be my life one day’, this is for you. I’m humbled, grateful & ready to work. Let’s do this.”
“Dreams ain’t just for dreamers,” Dwayne Johnson wrote on Instagram. “Congrats to my #1 born, Simone Johnson on officially signing her wrestling contract with @wwe @wwenxt and on her way to becoming the first ever 4th generation WWE athlete.Carry our family name proudly, but your road will always be yours to create, earn & own. “So proud. Live your dream. Let’s work.”
It means the world to me,” Simone Johnson said in a statement.“To know that my family has such a personal connection to wrestling is really special to me and I feel grateful to have the opportunity, not only to wrestle, but to carry on that legacy.”