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The Rock Is Now The Highest-Paid Actor In The World

A former college football player is now the highest-paid actor in the world. 

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who played collegiately at Miami, shared on Instagram today that Forbes has named him the world's highest-paid actor in 2016. 

The 44-year-old actor posted a heartfelt note on Instagram with the news. 

Johnson is the star of HBO's Ballers, which has its season two premiere on Sunday. So far this year, he's starred in the feature film Central Intelligence. He made San Andreas and Furious 7 in 2015. 

His IMDB page is littered with movies that have made a lot of money.