Dwayne Johnson‘s daughter Simone Johnson is following in her famous dad’s footsteps.
The 18-year-old has started training in Florida after signing with the World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE).
Simone is Dwayne’s firstborn daughter by his first wife Dany Garcia, 51. Dany married body builder Dave Rienzi in 2014.
Girl dad Dwayne shares 2 daughters with his current wife, Lauren Hashian.
Simone, shelved her college plans to carry on the legacy of her dad and her late grandfather, Canadian pro wrestler Rocky Johnson.
“It means the world to me,” Simone said in a statement via WWE. “To know that my family has such a personal connection to wrestling is really special to me and I feel grateful to have the opportunity, not only to wrestle but to carry on that legacy.”
Simone took to Instagram to share her dream come true on Monday.
“To the little girl who fell in love with wrestling & said ‘this will be my life one day’, this is for you. I’m humbled, grateful & ready to work. Let’s do this.”