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David Otunga net worth:
$10 Million

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David Otunga information

Birth date: April 7, 1980
Birth place: Elgin, Illinois, United States
Height:6 ft (1.85 m)
Weight:229 lbs (103.9 kg)
Profession:Actor, Lawyer, Wrestler
Partner:Jennifer Hudson (2008–)
Parents:Billie Otunga, Moses Otunga
Movies:, The Call, WWE NXT, WWE

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David Daniel Otunga Sr. was born on 7 April 1980 in Elgin, Illinois USA to a Kenyan father and a white American mother, He is a professional wrestler, actor and lawyer, as of 2015 under contract to World Wrestling Entertainment. Among others, some of his biggest achievements include being a two-time WWE Tag Team Champion and being a runner-up on the NXT’s first season, a television program produced by the WWE. Apart from this, he was also a member of The Nexus and The New Nexus wrestling groups.

Have you ever wondered how rich David Otunga is? According to sources, it is estimated that his overall net worth is $10 million, most of his wealth Otunga has earned thanks to his career as a professional wrestler. Bearing in mind his other professional interests, such as acting and advocacy, his net worth continues to grow.

David Otunga Net Worth $10 Million

Considering that Otunga current main profession, his education and early career is interesting. He finished Larkin High School in 1998 with a perfect 4.0 GPA, and went on to the University of Illinois, where he graduated with a Bachelors degree in psychology. He moved to New York to take a manager’s position at Columbia University’s Cognitive Neuroscience Centre, but then David later graduated from Harvard Law School, passing the Illinois’ bar exam, which led to him joining the Sidley Austin law firm. His acting career began when Otunga was chosen as a contestant on “I Love New York 2”, making it to the finals of the competition, but eventually being eliminated in the penultimate episode. Since then, David has appeared in “The Call”, a 2013 thriller, and had a guest appearance in “General Hospital”. Of course, all these appearances contributed to his net worth.

As far as his professional wrestling career is concerned, it started in 2008, when Otunga joined Florida Championship Wrestling. Two years later, he was competing in season one of the WWE NXT, which resulted in a big success as he won second place, which contributed further to his net worth and proved Otunga as one of the most successful contestants. As previously mentioned, David was one of the original members of “The Nexus”, a group formed among a few rookie contestants from NXT’s season one. The group appeared in “The Monday Night Raw”, a TV sports entertainment program of WWE. While in the group he won the Feud of the Year Award, as well as the Most Hated Wrestler of the Year award, both in 2010, adding to Otunga’s net worth. David has won the WWE Tag Team Championship twice, one alongside John Cena and the other with Michael McGillicutty, a fellow Nexus member. He was also a two-time winner of the Slammy Awards.

In his personal life, David Otunga married actress Jennifer Hudson in 2008, and the couple have a son. In 2012, David brought a Haitian refugee affected by the 2010 earthquake, to the and arranged for him to meet all the wrestlers, in that way fulfilling the young man’s dream.

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What Happened Last Night 2016 pre-production Tiny
WrestleMania XXX 2014 TV Movie David Otunga
WWF Raw 2010-2013 TV Series David Otunga
The Call 2013/II Officer Jake Devans
WWE Smackdown! 2010-2012 TV Series David Otunga
WWE Saturday Morning Slam 2012 TV Series David Otunga
WWE Main Event 2012 TV Series David Otunga
WWE '13 2012 Video Game David Otunga (voice)
WWE '12 2011 Video Game David Otunga (voice)
Vengeance 2011 TV Movie David Otunga
WWE Superstars 2011 TV Series David Otunga
WWE NXT 2010 TV Series David Otunga
I Love New York 2007 TV Series Punk



WWE: Summerslam 2010 TV Special David Otunga
WWE Money in the Bank 2010 TV Special David Otunga
WWE Fatal 4-Way 2010 TV Special David Otunga
Steve Harvey 2013-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Panelist
General Hospital 2014 TV Series Himself
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2014 TV Series documentary Himself
The Wendy Williams Show 2012-2013 TV Series Himself - Guest / Himself -Guest
Royal Rumble 2013 TV Special David Otunga
The Top 100 Moments in Raw History 2012 Video Himself
Survivor Series 2012 TV Special David Otunga
Rock vs. Cena: Once in a Lifetime 2012 Video documentary Himself
Night of Champions 2012 TV Special David Otunga
WrestleMania XXVIII 2012 TV Special David Otunga
Royal Rumble 2012 TV Special David Otunga
WWE Tribute to the Troops 2011 TV Special David Otunga
Survivor Series 2011 TV Special David Otunga
Hell in a Cell 2011 TV Special David Otunga
WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History 2011 Video Himself
Royal Rumble 2011 TV Special David Otunga
WWE Tribute to the Troops 2010 TV Special David Otunga
Survivor Series 2010 TV Special David Otunga
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WWE Bragging Rights 2010 TV Special David Otunga
WWE Hell in a Cell 2010 TV Special David Otunga
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1 His fiancée Jennifer Hudson gave birth to their son David Daniel Otunga Jr, two days prematurely via Caesarean section, weighing in at 7lbs 9oz (10 August 2009).
2 Member of WWE's Nexus.
3 Announced engagement to actress/singer Jennifer Hudson on September 15, 2008.

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1 Sweater vests and bow ties
2 Carries a travel mug in his right hand
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