John Cena is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is best known for his career in the WWE, which he is currently on hiatus from. He started his pro-wrestling career in 1999 with the Ultimate Pro Wrestling (UPW), where he won the championship the next year. This win got him a developmental contract with the WWE in 2001, with him joining the main lineup in 2002. While his personas have been controversial over the years, he is considered one of the faces of the WWE over the 200s and 2010s. His WWE career includes 16 world championship titles and 12 WWE Championship titles.
His Hollywood acting career started with The Marine in 2006. This was followed up with 12 Rounds (2009), Legendary (2010) and The Reunion (2011). He’s most recently been known for his starring roles in Trainwreck (2015) with Amy Schumer and Sisters (2015) with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. In Barbie (2023), Cena played Kenmaid alongside Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling.
Cena is also known for his philanthropy and has granted over 500 wishes for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which is the most in the organization’s history.
Nikki Bella‘s relationship with John Cena was highly publicized and garnered significant media attention. The couple met while working together in the WWE and began dating in 2012. In 2017, Cena proposed to Bella at WrestleMania 33, which was a highly emotional and memorable moment for both the couple and their fans. However, their relationship ultimately ended in 2018, with the couple announcing their split just weeks before their scheduled wedding. Despite the public nature of their breakup, Nikki and John have both expressed respect and admiration for each other, with Nikki even dedicating her 2018 book “Incomparable” to Cena, calling him “an amazing man.”