Roman Reigns is a well-known American professional wrestler and a retired professional gridiron football player. He was part of Anoa’i family and currently has been signed to the WWE where he has been performing on Raw brand under the ring name of Roman Reigns.
He is the current champion of the Universal Champion, and this happened during his first reign. After he played collegiate football for the Georgia Tech, he began his professional career with a brief offseason. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Roman Reigns in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Roman Reigns was born in the year 1985 on May 25th to Florida parents by the name Patricia A Anoa’i and Sika Anoa’i. Also, he schooled at the Pensacola Catholic High School and also Escambia High School where he was learning to play football for both the schools. After he completed his high school, he proceeded on to join Georgia Institute of Technology and played for Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.
His father was both Samoan and half Italian. His father and the late brother, who died on the same day, were practicing professional wrestlers who met their death on April 17th, 2017. As part of the Anoa’i family, he is a cousin to retired wrestlers by the name Yokozuna and The Tonga Kid. He got married to Galina Joelle Becker in early 2014.
He has a daughter who is named Joelle with whom he appeared in the public service announcement in 2014. His wife would birth to twin boys in 2016. When he was in Georgia Institute of Technology, he majored in management. He has been a practicing Catholic and mostly uses sign of cross every time that he is about to enter the ring.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Roman Reigns began his career playing football. However, in the year 2007, that was when he got to be drafted into the NFL and also in the same year, he was undrafted. Later on, he would be signed by the Canadian Football League in 2008. He has been able to play for a total of nine professional games. In 2010, that was the time when he got to the WWE and would later get signed to the FCW (Florida Championship Wrestling).
His ring debut would come in the year 2010 and in 2011, he created a tag team with Donny Marlow. One year later, he joined part of The Shield together with Seth Collins and Dean Ambrose. In 2012, he was the winner of WWE Tag Team Champion together with Rollins by the defeating Team Hell No.
In 2015, Roman Reigns would become WWE World Heavyweight Champion at Survivor series. In WrestleMania 32, he became World Heavyweight Champion after he defeated Triple H and in the year 2016, that was the time when he got drafted to the WWE Raw. In the same year, he bagged WWE United States Champion by winning against his fierce challenger Rusev.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Roman Reigns is estimated to be over $10 million. This fortune has been made from his career as a professional wrestler. Also, he makes wealth by appearing in various television shows and films. He has also been able to appear in very many films as well as the web series.
Roman has remained to be among the best wrestlers in the world owing to his hard work as well as the skills which he has demonstrated in the various tournaments. He has been involved in some of the largest and biggest matches in the wrestling world.