Randy Orton is a well known professional wrestler with a smashing net worth of $12 million. He is currently signed with WWE, on which he performs on SmackDown Brand. He has been a World Champion 13 times in his wrestling career. He is 9 times WWE Champion, who can also act, and his debut in Hollywood. Unlike other wrestling, Randy Orton has a young charming face which makes him popular amongst guys as well as girls.
Randy Orton Biography
Randal Keith Orton was born in 1980 on 1st April to Bob Orton and Elaine. He comes from a family of wrestlers whose father and grandfather are considered as one of the most popular wrestlers. He also has a younger brother and sister named Nate and Rebecca. Orton parents were against him getting into the wrestling world, and tried convincing him to step back.
He was passionate about wrestling from an early age, and use to fight as an amateur wrestler in his Hazelwood Central High School.
He married his first wife Samantha Speno in 2007 and divorced her in 2013, with whom he had a kid named Alanna Marie Orton. He married his second wife Kimberly Kessler in 2015, with whom he had his second daughter named Brooklyn Rose Orton in 2016.
Soon, after completing his graduation in 1998, Randy joined United States Marine Corps. After just one year, Randy Orton was discharged conduct in 1999 for desertion of order and disobeying.
He made his big debut in the world of wrestling in 2000 and was signed with WWF (World Wrestling Federation) within one year. Later he was signed by WWE and since he hasn’t looked back. He climbed the ladder of success and has won multiple titles and championship in this tournament, by sometimes breaking his own body and sometimes spending his opponents in the hospital.
He made in big debut in Hollywood with a comedy ‘That’s What I Am’ in 2011. He has also been a part three more film projects, which are ’12 Rounds 2: Reloaded’, ‘The Condemned 2’, and ‘Countdown’. He has also appeared on television series like ‘Deal or No Deal’ and ‘Shooter’.
‘Diving crossbody’, ‘Dropkick’, ‘Elevated DDT’, ‘Leeping Knee Drop’, ‘Olympic slam’, ‘Swinging Neckbreaker’, and ‘Swinging Neckbreaker’ are some of his most popular signature moves.
In 2014, the WWE champion shocked the world, when he took over the social media platform Vine; several viners were copying his RKO move, which led to multiple ‘fail’ victims on the internet.
Randy Orton has won 2-time OVW Hardcore Championship, 4 World Heavyweight Championship, 9 WWE Championships, 1 WWE Intercontinental Championship, 2 Royal Rumble and a Slammy Award for being the Hashtag of the year in 2014.
In 2008, he was ranked no. 1 in PWI 500, which is a list of 500 single wrestlers. In 2004 he was ranked as the Most Improved wrestler and in 2013 the most overrated wrestler by Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Randy Orton Net worth & Income profile in 2017
Randy Orton has a net worth of over $12 million US dollars as of 2017, defeating some of the best wrestlers in the world. He has been hospitalized several times in his career, but it all seems worth as the wrestler has managed to create an empire worth millions. He also makes millions by working in movies and by making appearances in TV series.
Randy Orton is, without a doubt, one of the most popular WWE wrestlers in the world. It’s apparent from his fights, that he is indeed very passionate about wrestling. And his records and title achievements are a proof, of his success, which he has achieved through his dedication and commitment. He has defeated some of the biggest heavyweight champions in the world.