Ata Johnson Net Worth, Career, Personal and Early Life

Ata Johnson, Actress and mother of the famous professional wrestler turned actor Dwayne Douglas Johnson nicknamed “Rock.” She acted in Young Rock, WrestleMania, etc., and appeared in television programs. She was born on October 25 in the year 1948, in Hawaii, USA. She is 73 years old now. Her childhood name was Feagaimaleata Fitisemanu Maivia. Wrestling is imbibed in the blood of their family because Ata Johnson’s family has its origin in the Anoaʻi wrestling family. Many famous wrestlers, Rikishi, Yokozuna, and Umaga, are among them. 

Ata Johnson’s brothers are Peter Maivia Jr. and Toa Maivia. Peter Maivia Jr, brother of Ata Johnson, was a wrestler and actor called “Prince” Peter Maivia, and another brother Tao Maivia also a wrestler and actor.

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Ata Johnson’s Parents

Ata Johnson’s father is Peter Maivia, and her mother, Lia Maivia. Ata Johnson’s father, Peter Maivia, or Fanen Leifi Pita Maivia, was also a wrestler. He was born on April 6, 1937, in American Samoa, an unincorporated territory of the USA located in the South Pacific Ocean. Peter Maivia was the promoter of the ‘National Wrestling Alliance’ in Hawaii. He died at the age of 45 in Hawaii, USA. His name was posthumously nominated into the ‘WWE Hall of Fame’ by his grandson Dwayne Johnson. Ata Johnson received award on his behalf.

The legendary Rocky Johnson came into the ring to give his son Dwayne Johnson a helping hand in debut The Rock’s WrestleMania against The Sultan. The fight was over, and out of the ring, Dwayne was attacked by Sultan and his Shaikh, which made Dwayne’s father Rocky jump into the ring by removing his shirt and giving blows to them.

 Ata Johnson’s mother, Lia Maivia, or Ofelia Lia Maivia, was also among the wrestling family. She has the credit of being the initial professional wrestling promoter among the ladies. Later on, many others pursued it. She was born on August 6, 1927, in Laomanu, Samoa, and died at the age of 81 years on October 19, 2009, in Davie, Florida, USA.

Ata Johnson’s Educational Life

No information on Ata Johnson’s academic life is available. 

Personal Details of Ata Johnson

Place of BirthHawaii, United States
Birthday, Date of BirthOctober 25, 1948
Real nameAta Johnson
ProfessionWrestling family, Actress
NationalityAfrican American
Color of EyesBrown
Color of HairBrown
Net Worth1 million $

Body Measurements of Ata Johnson

Height5 ft 9 inches
Weight 72 kgs
Bra Size34 B
Body Measurements40-33-38 inches
Breast Size40 inches
Waist Size33 inches
Hips Size38 inches
Shoe Size6

Ata Johnson’s Professional Life

Ata Johnson is a television actress, and her career started in 1996 in “WWE Raw,” the longest television show. Since the show had 1521 episodes, her contribution to the series was considerable. She has also acted in the ‘WrestleMania 2000’ held in Anaheim, California. The television show ‘Late Show with David Letterman’ also accommodated Ata Johnson in 2002. Ata Johnson also participated in the TV documentary “Biography” in 2004, wherein she talked about her son Dwayne Johnson’s achievements. In ‘Tagata Pacifika,’ a television serial, she acted once in 2009. Many serials viz., ‘Survivor series,’ WWE Smackdown Live, Wrestle Mania XXX, etc., were feathers to her cap.  

She used her dubbed voice in the documentary film ‘The Last Matai’. She gave a detailed interview on Hannibal TV, available on YouTube, dated May 1, 2019, in which she explained her father, Peter Matai’s wrestling honor, and how her son Dwayne Johnson took up wrestling, acting, and her views on his success. Apart from that, she had been actively participating in the WWE tournaments for women encouraging young aspirants and guiding them.

Ata Johnson’s YouTube Life

Ata Johnson seems to have no interest in active participation in Social Media. In the “Tonight Show by Jimmy Fallon” in 2021, she appeared with her son Dwayne Johnson in the interview and entertained the audience by playing the Ukulele and singing two songs with more than 2.59 M views on YouTube.

Ata Johnson’s Musical Life

Ata Johnson is a good singer. She has not professionally sung any song, but in the “Tonight Show by Jimmy Fallon” in 2021, she appeared with her son Dwayne Johnson in the interview and entertained the whole audience by playing the Ukulele and singing two songs which have more than 2.59 M views in the YouTube. Ata Johnson lent her voice in the documentary film ‘The Last Matai’ for William Arens, who played Queen Mohamed Ali, which is about a young woman from California who decided to discover her origin in American Samoa and takes revolutionary measures to free the island from a 300-year-old tradition. In the Musical Video “Make your move” by her son Dwayne, Ata Johnson made a Cameo which shows she is interested in music and has not given more attention to improving and recording songs.

Ata Johnson’s Social Media Life

Ata Johnson seems to have no interest in active participation in Social Media. There is no record of her appearing on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Instead, she had concentrated on physical presence rather than on Social Media.

Ata Johnson’s Personal Life

Ata Johnson married the WWE Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson (Wayde Douglas) Canadian Wrestler, on December 22, 1978, against her father’s wishes. Peter Maivia preferred her daughter not to marry a wrestler. Later on, he had to accept their proposal to get married. Rocky Johnson was born on August 24, 1944, in the Canadian town of Amherst. Through this wedlock, Dwayne Johnson was born who is a famous wrestler and actor. Making him also a wrestler is not Rocky Johnson’s decision, but the enthusiasm shown by his son prompted him to train his son as a good wrestler. Due to reasons best known to them, they got separated in 2003. After that, Ata Johnson preferred to remain single and devoted much time to her grandchildren, Simon Alexandra, Tiana Gia, and Jasmine Johnson. 

Ata Johnson’s Net Worth

Even though Ata Johnson has personal achievements, she has the credit of bringing up his son Dwayne Johnson to fame and lives with him and his children; as such, she is wealthy with a luxurious life, and her net worth is around $1 million.

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