Wrestling as a sport has long been a good source of entertainment. WWE and Hollywood have the strong connection when it comes to talking about their similarities.

First of all, we would like to mention that the WWE and Hollywood superstars are equally liked and appreciated by their fans. They are bound to act in accordance with the pre-planned script.

Those who are able to give the best performance get high pay cheques and global recognition. Another thing that is common among them is that they are endorsed by the top brands, which means besides their regular work, they make money as brand ambassadors and for being a part of ads of multinational firms.

A lot of WWE stars joined the world of motion pictures. Hollywood has been captivating for them because here they get fame and earn bucks without hurting themselves physically.

Here we've outlined the wrestlers whose recent appearance in Hollywood movies broke the records. Amazingly, they are still busy in Hollywood and that's why you would now rarely see them as a part of WWE.

Bill Goldberg

Bill Goldberg was born in 1966. He is not only a famous American actor but also former football player and WWE champion.

Goldberg's fans still remind his appearance in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) during 1997 and 2001. Goldberg initiated the acting career from the action movies. He played the variety of roles in films like Universal Soldier: The Return and Half Past Dead 2, and Santa’s Slay.

On his name, there are video games with leading characters.

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These include WCW Nitro, WCW/nWo Revenge, WWE WrestleMania XIX, WWE Raw 2, and others. 

Steve Austin

Steve Austin needs no introduction. His full name is Steven James Anderson. This hot WWE and Hollywood star is better known by his ring name ‘Stone Cold.' He really has broken the records of many Hollywood actors in the recent years.

It would not be wrong to call Steve Austin one of the legends of wrestling. He has held more than fifteen championships throughout his career as a wrestler.

Austin made the headlines with his appearance in the reality show Tough Enough. He played supporting roles in Celebrity Deathmatch, and fourth and fifth seasons of the Nash Bridges. Apart from this, he worked in V.I.P

Apart from this, he worked in V.I.P, and Dilbert-like top Hollywood projects. For the fans of Austin, the good news is that currently, he is working in some of the highly anticipated Hollywood movies. So, you can expect to watch your favorite star in some big upcoming America's entertainment projects.

John Cena

John Cena is one of the finest professional wrestlers, actors, and TV personalities of the USA. It was in 1999 when he began the pro wrestling career and since has won various championships including the world championship, heavyweight championship, WWE tag team championship and several others.

Cena first released the rap album titled You Can't See Me and it has remained at the top of the US Billboard 200 chart for many weeks.

He has been starred in films like The Marine, 12 Rounds, Legendary, The Reunion, Trainwreck, and more. Reportedly, Cena has signed a couple of American films and is busy in the shooting these days.

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is widely famous with his name The Rock. He achieved success as a wrestler. Johnson won many hearts since 2002 when he began the career in Hollywood and appeared in The Scorpion King.

From his role in this movie, he earned over $5 million. Born in 1971, Douglas Johnson’s autobiography (The Rock Says) has been written with Joe Layden, and it got published back in 2000.

Until now, more than 720,000 copies of it have been sold globally. This Californian dude is the son of Ata Johnson (née Maivia) and former wrestler Rocky Johnson. Johnson is one of the highest paid Hollywood males to date.