Dwayne Johnson’s Daughter Simone Johnson Wrestling Name and Criticism

Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, businessman, and former professional wrestler. 

Johnson married Dany Garcia on May 3, 1997. She is a businesswoman, IFBB professional bodybuilder, and producer.

They together had a  daughter, Simone, was born on August 14, 2001 and their divorce was finalized in May 2008.

Simone Johnson is now 20 year old and is ready to make her WWE debut and had chosen her pro wrestling name.

Simone Johnson will be going by the moniker “Ava Raine” but some fans are calling her out for not paying tribute to her dad with her wrestling name.

Simone on her Twitter account call out criticism saying not using a family name isn’t a slight against her wrestling family roots.

A name doesn’t discredit any prior accomplishments from any family.” she said

She will be the fourth-generation wrestler in her family, continuing the legacy set by her famous dad, grandfather “Soulman” Rocky Johnson and great-grandfather “High Chief” Peter Maivia.

“ I don’t understand why people being portrayed as separate individuals from their family name is such a heated topic,” she tweeted.