It earned him a cool .5 million, which Fortune magazine said was believed to be the highest price tag at the time for a first-time star.Johnson has successfully mixed action flicks with Disney movies such as the 2009 remake of "Race to Witch Mountain," here with Anna Sophia Robb and Alexander Ludwig. Johnson helped revitalize "The Fast and the Furious" franchise in 2011's "Fast Five." From left are director Justin Lin and co-stars Tyrese Gibson, Vin Diesel, Elsa Pataky, Paul Walker, Gal Gadot and Johnson."He was a specimen," teammate and future Hall of Famer Warren Sapp said."He was the kind of guy you want your sister to date, because he was a nice guy."Johnson followed in the footsteps of his father, Rocky, and maternal grandfather, Peter Maivia, by becoming a professional wrestler in the late '90s.After hosting the "Christmas in Washington" concert in December 2014, Johnson posted on social media, "somewhere my arresting officer when I was a teen is shaking his head in disbelief. #Im One Grateful Man."Johnson's girlfriend, Lauren Hashian, gave birth to their daughter, Jasmine, in December.The proud papa advised on social media, "To all you young men out there who will be fathers one day, the goal of 'being better' will never steer you wrong."Johnson's hand- and footprints were immortalized in concrete outside the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood in the leadup to his summer 2015 disaster movie, "San Andreas." He thanked idol Steven Spielberg and signed the concrete, "Blessed!Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and his girlfriend Lauren Hashian may have big plans for 2016, but someone is hoping that doesn't include an even bigger baby.In a heartfelt and hilarious post on Instagram this weekend, the mom-to-be opened up about her pregnancy journey.
"I've lived with my longtime girlfriend, Lauren Hashian, going on, like, eight, nine years now," Johnson explained of the singer-songwriter he began dating after splitting from wife of 10 years, Dany Garcia, with whom he shares daughter Simone, 13.
PHOTOS: 2015 summer movie hunks "We do these stories and we talk so much about the business end, the success end, but then Lauren isn't mentioned and my daughter isn't mentioned.
I always like making sure we find the balance and my home life is in there and Lauren Hashian is in there and my daughter is in there.
This beautiful cycle of life and womanhood beginning again."Back in the middle of September, E!
News confirmed the actor and his leading lady were expecting their first child.
She's his first child with his baby mama and long-time girlfriend, Lauren Hashian.