David Daniel Otunga Sr. is a two times WWE Tag Team Champion winning together with Michael McGilicutty and also John Cena. He emerged runners-up on the first season of the ‘NXT.’ AT one time, he was part of ‘The Nexus’ and ‘The New Nexus’ being a sole member to become part of incarnation. Apart from being a wrestler, he is a qualified lawyer and also has made several appearances in various movies. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of David Otunga in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Otunga was born in 1980 on April 7th in Elgin, Illinois to a Kenyan Father, Moses and a European mother, Billie. Both of his parents worked as educators and is the youngest in his family in which there are three children. Otunga attended Larkin High School from where he graduated with a diploma in 1988.
After completing his high school education, he proceeded to join the University of Illinois, where he graduated with a degree in Psychology. After his graduation, he moved to New York City where he had landed a Job as Lab manager. Later, he graduated with a law degree from the prestigious Harvard University law school.
Seven months after he met with Jennifer Hudson, who is an actress as well as a singer, he proposed marriage to her in 2008. In 2010, Hudson conceived their first child, David Daniel Otunga Jr. By 2017, the couple had split following irreconcilable differences. Hudson went to court where she was seeking for court protection against Otunga which was granted. Later in 2017, it would be dismissed, and Otunga was given custody of their son.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His popularity began when his niece posted a video of him which made him get a chance to join ‘I Love New York 2’. He joined the show as a Punk and later had a chance to feature in ‘The Call.’ This film aired in 2013 and later, he featured as a guest actor in the ‘General Hospital.’
His wrestling career started in 2008 after he signed a contract with WWE. Otunga has had a chance to work with various wrestlers including Barry Allen, Jon Cutler among many more. He has been part of ‘The Nexus’ and ‘The New Nexus.’ David has achieved a lot in his career as a wrestler and the films.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of David Otunga is worth over $15 million. This wealth has been generated from various sources including his career as a lawyer, wrestler and as an actor. Many people admired how he executed his fighting techniques during the various tournaments.
There is no doubt that David is a celebrity that has a very promising future and destiny. After retiring from active wrestling competitions, he is a host and a show commentator. Among the show, he commentated on include Raw Pre-Show in 2015. At one time, he offered his legal services to Curtis Axel following his Royal Rumble 2015 controversy.