|Net worth||$12 million|
|Source of wealth||Wrestling|
|Full name||Leati Joseph Anoaʻi|
|Ring name||Roman Reigns|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||120 kg (265 lbs)|
Leati Joseph “Joe” Anoaʻi, known popularly by his ring name Roman Reigns, is referred by many as the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion. Not only he is the longest-reigning WWE champion but is also one of the best wrestlers in the world.
Currently signed to WWE on the SmackDown brand, Reigns is the current WWE Universal Champion in his second reign and the current WWE Champion in his fourth reign. Other than a professional wrestler, Reigns is also a former American football player.
Reigns is a member of the renowned wrestling family Anoaʻi and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is his non-biological first cousin once removed. Leati is also the leader of the villainous professional wrestling stable The Bloodline.
Roman Reigns Personal Biography
|Date of birth||25 May 1985|
|Place of birth||Pensacola, Florida, US|
|Education||Georgia Institute of Technology|
|Spouse||Galina Becker (2014 – present)|
|Parents||Sika Anoa’i, Patricia A. Anoa’i|
Leati Joseph Anoaʻi was born on May 25, 1985, in Pensacola, Florida to Sika Anoa’i and Patricia A. Anoa’i. Both his father and his brother were professional wrestlers.
As a member of the Anoaʻi wrestling family, The Tonga Kid, Rikishi, Umaga, and Yokozuna, are his cousins. His non-biological first cousins once removed include Jimmy Uso, Jey Uso and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
Anoaʻi met and began dating Galina Becker while studying at the Georgia Institute of Technology. They were married in December 2014 and their first child was born in December 2007. The couple had twin sons in 2016, followed by another set of twins in 2020. Check Brock Lesnar Net Worth
Major Career Highlights
- Reigns was an excellent football player in senior school and was named Defensive Player of the Year by the Pensacola News Journal.
- In college, he was a member of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team.
- Unable to get drafted in the 2007 NFL selection, Reigns was later signed by the Minnesota Vikings in May 2007.
- However, due to the presence of leukemia cells, he was released later that month.
- Anoaʻi was again signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars in August 2007 but was once again released even before the NFL season started.
- In 2008, he was signed by the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and played for one season.
- The Eskimos released him on November 10 and Reigns retired from professional football.
- Anoaʻi became a part of WWE in 2010 where he was assigned to their developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW).
- He made his televised debut on August 19, 2010, using the ring name Roman Leakee, where he lost.
- After WWE rebranded FCW to NXT, Anoaʻi acquired the new ring name Roman Reigns and a villainous character and made his debut by defeating CJ Parker.
- Reigns, alongside Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins, declared themselves as a popular wrestling stable named The Shield.
- On January 18, 2023, his Universal Championship reign reached 871 days, giving him the longest reign of any WWE championship since 1988.
Championships and accomplishments
A list of awards and accolades won by Roman Reigns in his enthralling wrestling career:
- CBS Sports Feud of the Year (2020)
- ESPN Male wrestler of the year (2022)
- Pro Wrestling Illustrated Comeback of the Year (2019)
- Sports Illustrated Wrestler of the Year (2021)
- Slammy Award (7 times)
- Bumpy Award (1 time)
- Wrestling Observer Newsletter Best Gimmick (2021)
- ESPY Awards Best WWE Moment (2019)
- FCW Florida Tag Team Championship (1 time)
- WWE 28th Triple Crown Champion
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Films & TV Shows
Just like many other WWE superstars, Reigns too has made appearances in quite some film and television shows. Check out the list below.
|Movies||Year of release|
|The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania!||2017|
|Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw||2019|
|The Wrong Missy||2020|
|Show||Year of release|
|Cousins for Life||2019|
|Fox’s New Year’s Eve with Steve Harvey||2019|
|Elena of Avalor||2020|
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Roman Reigns Car Collection
Reigns owns a beautiful mansion in Tampa Florida but his car collection is something you should not miss.
- Land Rover Range Rover with a 5.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine
- Mercedes Benz V-Class with a 2.0-liter twin-turbocharged four-cylinder engine
- Mercedes Benz GLS Class with a 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine
- Cadillac Escalade with a 6.2-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine
Frequently Asked Questions
$12 million (estimated)
890 days and still counting