Roman Reigns is a well-known American professional wrestler who is best known for appearing in the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment). Reigns is also an actor and former Canadian football player. He is a former Georgia Tech’s football player. In the WWE, he has held several career championships and was signed in 2010. Now let’s have a close look on Roman Reigns’s net worth in 2018.
Roman Reigns Early Life
Leati Joseph Anoaʻi professionally known as “Roman Reigns” was born on May 25, 1985, Pensacola, Florida to his parents Patricia A. Anoa’i and Sika Anoa’i.
He has attended Pensacola Catholic High School and Escambia High School and has played football for both the schools. For college, he went to Georgia Institute of Technology and played football for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.
In December 2014, Roman Reigns got married to Galina Joelle Becker. The couple has a daughter Joelle.
Both his father and brother named Rosey were professional wrestlers. He is also the cousin of The Tonga Kid, Rikishi, Yokozuna, and Umaga and comes from the Anoa’i family. His wrestling idol is Bret Hart “Hit Man”.
Roman Reigns Career, Awards & Achievement
Roman Reigns started his career by playing football. However, in the 2007 NFL Draft, he went undrafted. He was later signed by Canadian Football League’s Edmonton Eskimos in 2008. He has played a total of 9 professional football games.
In July 2010, he was signed to WWE and was assigned to FCW (Florida Championship Wrestling). He made his ring debut in September 2010. In 2011, he formed a tag-team partnership with Donny Marlow. A year later, he became a part of The Shield along with Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose. In May 2012, Roman Reigns became the WWE Tag Team Champion along with Rollins by defeating Team Hell No.
In November 2015, Roman Reigns became the WWE World Heavyweight Champion at the Survivor Series. In WrestleMania 32, he again became the World Heavyweight Champion by defeating Triple H. In July 2016, he was drafted to WWE RAW. In September of the same year, he became the WWE United States Champion by defeating Rusev.
Apart from being a professional wrestler, Roman Reigns has also appeared in the films ‘Countdown’ and ‘The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania!’. He has appeared in the television shows ‘Total Divas’, ‘Good Morning America’, and ‘Conan’. He has appeared in various video games and has frequently appeared on the YouTube channel of Xavier Woods.
He is currently appearing in the web series ‘UpUpDownDown’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2015, Roman Reigns was named as the ‘Most Improved Wrestler of the Year’ by Pro Illustrated Wrestling. He has won the WWE Slammy Awards seven times in his career. He has won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship thrice and is the winner 1-time tag-team championship and 1 time United States Championship.
Net Worth of Roman Reigns
Roman Reigns has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. He makes his fortune from his regular salary which he currently gets from WWE. Part of his wealth also comes by appearing in various web series, television shows, and films. He has also appeared in many WWE video games ‘WWE 2K18’.
Roman Reigns is considered one of the most popular professional wrestlers in the world. He has played several big matches in his career. Reigns have got several fans across the world. He has defeated many big names in the WWE including Triple H, Kevin Owens, Dean Ambrose, and Brock Lesnar. He is known for his popular signature move “Drive By”. His popularity has made him earn many nicknames like “The Big Dog”, “The Juggernaut”, “First Class”, and “The Powerhouse”.