His wrestling career started in 1996 when he had several try-outs, at the WWF. In those try-outs, Johnson won one and lost two matches. He signed official wrestling contract with the WWF same year. Dwayne official debut was on November 4, 1996, under the name Rocky Maivia, and his first match was 13 days later at Survivor Series. Since 2002 he has won multiple competitions and titles in the WWE. The same year he has played his first major Hollywood role in The Scorpion King, and since then he is often seen name in the movie business. The list of films he starred is long: Central Intelligence (2016), Baywatch (2017), San Andreas (2015), Moana (2016), Hercules (2014), Furious 7 (2015), Pain & Gain (2013), The Scorpion King (2002), Snitch (2013), Skyscraper (2018), Jumanji (2017).