WWE Dean Ambrose’s Net worth, Age, Real Name, Wife, Height and Parents

WWE Dean Ambrose

How much is WWE Dean Ambrose’s net worth? He has an estimated net worth of US$6.21 million. He initially performed at WWE’s developmental territories of FCW and NXT who made his main roster debut being a member of the Shield including Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins. During his WWE career, he has earned the WWE Championship, WWE United States Championship, the WWE Intercontinental Championship and the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship. He is also noted for being the winner of the Money in the Bank ladder match in 2016.

In April 2019, he left WWE after which he made his debut for AEW at their inaugural event Double or Nothing reverting his Jon Moxley character. He secured the IWGP United States Championship which made him become the only wrestler to hold the IWGP and WWE United States Championships. In February 2020, he won the AEW World Championship.

What is the real name of Dean Ambrose?

His birth name is Jonathan David Good. He gained recognition as ‘Dean Ambrose’ while his tenure at WWE but now he is popular by his ring name ‘Jon Moxley’ as he is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW). He is also known by his other nicknames like The Lunatic Fringe, Street Dog, Moxley Moxx and Jonathan Moxley.

How old is Jonathan David Good?

American wrestler Jonathan David Good aka Dean Ambrose aka Jon Moxley was born on December 7, 1985, which makes his age be 35 years old now. Considering his birthday, Good’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

 

Aggressive Dean Ambrose

 

Is Dean Ambrose married? Who is his wife?

Yes, he is. Dean is married to Canadian television host and personality Renee Young who is also better known for her time with WWE. She is known for performing backstage interviews and some color commentary. She has also worked for The Score Television Network as a former sports broadcaster.

Dean Ambrose and Renee Young

The pair started dating in 2013 and later started living together near Las Vegas. Their wedding took place on April 9, 2017, in an impromptu ceremony at their home. In November 2020, the pair announced that they are expecting their first child.

How was his early life?

He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and was an avid wrestling fan from his early days. He used to enjoy his time reading stories about wrestling and watching wrestling videos. He went to train himself as a wrestler for which he dropped his high school. To afford his financial needs, he started working minimum-wage jobs in warehouses, restaurants and factories. However, he used to get frequently fired by his employer because he used to skip work whenever he was booked to wrestle a match. He never compromised his job when it comes to wrestling because he knew that he could easily find another minimum-wage job.

Dean Ambrose’s height and weight

He has a tall height of 6 feet and 4 inches or 193 cm. He carries a bodybuilder build body structure and weighs about 102 kilograms or 225 lbs. His scruffy beard and messy hairdo are his major distinctive features. He has blue colored eyes and blonde hair and is often noted for being a wrestler with a distinct personality.

Who are his trainers?

He was trained by American professional wrestler Cody Hawk and Les Thatcher.

Signature moves

His signature moves are Piledriver, Crossface chicken wing, Bow & Arrow, Lunatic Lariat, Fujiwara armbar, Belly to back wheelbarrow facebuster, Twisting snap elbow drop, Running bulldog, Superplex, Air Lunatic /Flying Lunatic (Suicide dive) and Lunatic Fringe Elbow Drop.

 

Dean Ambrose on Seth Rollins

 

Finishing moves

His finishing moves include Dirty Deeds, Running knee lift, Midnight special, Arm trap cross-legged STF, Moxicity, Elevated double chicken wing wheelbarrow facebuster and One Hitter.

Career

In his early days, he sued to work for Les Thatcher for HWA promotion during which he used to sell popcorn as a teenager. At the age of 18, he used to take training from Thatcher and HWA wrestler Cody Hawk.

Under the ring name ‘Jon Moxley’, he made his wrestling debut in 2004. He was able to earn the HWA Tag Team Championship twice in the following year. In 2006, he was named the HWA Heavyweight Championship twice which he lost to Chad Collyer and Brian Jennings. In January 2010, he turned as the HWA Heavyweight Championship for the third time and later lost the title to Gerome Phillips.

He teamed with Hade Vansen and became able to garner the IWA World Tag Team Championship in September 2006. They lost their IWA World Tag Team Championship to Chicano and Jeff Jeffrey. Jon Moxley also appeared on multiple dark matches for Ring of Honor (ROH) and later joined Dragon Gate USA (DGUSA) in late 2009.

He defeated Roderick Strong on April 17, 2010, at Full Impact Pro’s (FIP) Southern Stampede event which made him earn the vacant FIP World Heavyweight Championship. He held the title for 441 days and later relinquished in 2011 as he signed with WWE.

In April 2011, he signed a developmental deal with WWE after which he joined FCW under the ring name ‘Dean Ambrose.’ On the July 3 episode of FCW, he made his televised debut where he challenged FCW Jack Brisco 15 Champion Seth Rollins portraying a villainous character. Rollins and Ambrose faced a 20-minute non-title Iron Man match which ended in a draw. They faced in a 30-minute rematch where Ambrose lost.

On October 21, he challenged WWE wrestler CM Punk at an FCW house show. CM Punk was making a guest appearance and defeated Ambrose. He attacked William Regal and started a feud with him. They faced on the November 7 episode of FCW where Regal became the winner.

He made his WWE main roster debut on November 18, 2012, at the Survivor Series pay-per-view event alongside Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns. On the debut, they gave a triple powerbomb through an announce table to Ryback which allowed CM Punk to retain his WWE Championship title. Ambrose, Rollins and Reigns declared themselves as ‘The Shield.’

They faced Ryback, Daniel Bryans and Kane at the TLC pay-per-view event on December 16 where they turned as the winner. The Shield was working for CM Punk who was managed by Paul Heyman. The trio ended their association with Punk.

They competed at Elimination Chamber on February 17, 2013, against John Cena, Sheamus and Ryback and turned victorious. They also turned victorious against Sheamus, Randy Orton and Big Show on their first WrestleMania match on April 7, 2013.

On the April 26 episode of SmackDown, he made his single debut competing against The Undertaker where Ambrose lost by submission. He defeated Kofi Kingston at Extreme Rules making him earn the United States Championship on May 19, 2013. He continued to defend his title with the help of Reigns and Rollins.

 

Favorite Dean Ambrose

 

The Shield experienced their first loss against Randy Orton, Kane and Daniel Bryans on the June 14 episode of SmackDown. He faced Kane after two days at Payback marking his first pay-per-view defense of the United States Championship. He competed in the World Heavyweight Championship Money in the Bank ladder match in the next month where he was unable to earn the title despite the interference from other Shield members.

The Shield allied with Triple H and they became part of The Authority. Ambrose retains his title against Rob Van Dam at SummerSlam on August 18, 2013. He also defeated Dolph Ziggler at Night of Champions on September 15, 2013, and Big E Langston at Hell in a Cell on October 27, 2013.

The Sheild teamed with Jack Swagger and Antonio Cesaro to face The Usos, Cody Rhodes, Rey Mysterio and Goldust where Ambrose was the first man eliminated but Reigns was able to win the match for the team.

He was accidentally speared by Roman Reigns in a handicap match against CM Punk at TLC in December 2013. He entered his first Royal Rumble match at number 11 on January 26, 2014. He was eliminated by reigns before which he eliminated Jimmy Uso, R-Truth and The Great Khali (with Roman Reigns & Seth Rollins).

The Shield were interfered by The Wyatt Family (Bray Wyatt, Erick Rowan and Luke Harper) during their match against John Cena, Daniel Bryan and Sheamus. The Sheild lost to The Wyatt Family at the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view and the reason was Ambrose who abandons his teammates midway through.

The Shield started having a rivalry with Kane and they faced Kane along with Road Dogg and Billy Gunn on April 6, 2014, at WrestleMania XXX. He lost his United States Championship in a 20-man battle royal where he was eliminated by Sheamus. The Shield broke when Rollins aligned himself with The Authority, betraying Ambrose and Reigns.

After this, he was seen having a feud with Seth Rollins and they interfered in each other matches several times. On June 29, he went for the 2014 Money in the Bank ladder match where Ambrose lost after being attacked by Kane ultimately Rollins being the winner.

Ambrose and Rollins faced at SummerSlam on August 17, 2014, where Ambrose lost again following the interference from Kane. They faced in a Hell in a Cell match where Ambrose lost again and this time, he was interfered with by the returning Bray Wyatt.

Ambrose lost to Bray Wyatt both at the Survivor Series and TLC pay-per-view. He was able to take revenge by defeating Wyatt at Tribute to the Troops in a Boot Camp Match. They faced again on January 25, 2015, in an ambulance match where Ambrose was defeated. He participated in the Royal Rumble match on January 25, 2015 entering at number 25 and was eliminated by Big Show and Kane.

On April 26, 2015, he faced Luke Harper in a Chicago Street Fight at Extreme Rules and turned the winner. He faced Rollins to defeat him in a non-title match on the May 4 episode of Raw. They faced again at Elimination Chamber on May 31 and won the match by disqualification but later lost to Rollins at Money in the Bank on June 14.

 

Dean Ambrose with Roman Reigns

 

He teamed up with Reigns to face Harper and Wyatt at SummerSlam on August 23, 2015. They were set for a re-match on the following night on Raw during which Braun Strowman made his WWE debut. Ambrose along with Reigns and Chris Jericho faced Wyatt, Harper and Strowman in a six-man tag team match on September 20, 2015, at Night of Champions.

Rollins knee injury made the WWE World Heavyweight Championship vacant for which Ambrose entered a 16-man tournament where he defeated Tyler Breeze, Dolph Ziggler and Kevin Owens in the first round, quarterfinals and semifinals. He faced Roman Reigns in the final with whom he was defeated making Reigns the new WWE World Heavyweight Championship on November 22, 2015.

He defeated Owens for earning the Intercontinental Championship in December 2015 at TLC. He was able to retain his title against Ziggler and Owens multiple times. He was eliminated by Triple H for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in the 2016 Royal Rumble match.

He faced Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar on February 21, 2016, at Fastlane where he lost after being pinned by Reigns. This made him deprive to become the number one contender for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania 32.

Ambrose challenged Lensar at WrestleMania 32 which was accepted by Lesnar through his manager Paul Heyman. He turned unsuccessful to defeat Lesnar at WrestleMania 32 and also to Triple H at the Roadblock event. Later, he started a rivalry with Chris Jericho and defeated him at Payback and also at Extreme Rules.

He was saved by Seth Rollins from an attack by The Miztourage and The Miz on the July 10 episode of Raw. Rollins tried to gain Ambrose’s trust which he continued for several weeks. The two reunited and defeated Sheamus and Cesaro to earn the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship. They retained their title at No Mercy against Cesaro and Sheamus.

They reunited with Roman Reigns on the October 9 episode of Raw and then The Shield returned once again. They face the team of The Miz, Braun Strowman, Cesaro, Sheamus and Kane in a -on-3 handicap Tables, Ladders and Chairs match at TLC. However, Reigns encountered illness which made him replace by Kurt Angle.

 

Dean Ambrose Image

 

He went through a triceps injury in late 2017 which made him take a break for nine months. He made his return assisting Rollins in an attack from Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre on the August 13, 2018 episode of Raw. This time, Ambrose returned with a new look having a full beard, a short haircut and a muscular physique. He assisted Rollins again in earning the Intercontinental Championship at SummerSlam in the following week. They helped Roman Reigns in attacking Braun Strowman which helped reuniting The Shield once again.

The Shield faced Ziggler, Strowman and McIntyre in October and got victorious and later were defeated in a rematch. It was seen that Ambrose was very frustrated and walked away from his teammates after the match.

When Reigns revealed the return of leukemia and relinquished the Universal Championship, Ambrose and Rollins defeated McIntire and Ziggler in the October 22 episode of Raw. They became able to earn the Raw Tag Team Championship but Ambrose gave a big surprise by attacking Rollins.

This made the start of a feud between Rollins and Ambrose which made Rollins lost the tag titles against AOP. Ambrose was seen in a different role where he burned his Shield vest and stated that he turned weak being the part of the group. They faced in TLC where Ambrose turned as the winner making him earn Intercontinental Championship. He was able to defend his title against Rollins, Apollo Crews and Tyler Breeze. He later lost his championship to Bobby Lashley in a triple threat match on the January 14, 2019 episode of Raw.

He entered at number 14 at the 2019 Royal Rumble match where he got eliminated by Aleister Black. His WWE contract expired on April 30, 2019, and didn’t renew his contract stating that he had to follow Vince McMahon‘s writing, which left him unhappy.

Acting roles

He made his acting debut in the 2015 action film 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown where he was credited as dean Ambrose for his role John Shaw. He had an uncredited cameo in the WWE action film Countdown starring Kane, Dolph Ziggler and Katharine Isabelle. He was starred in the British-American action sports film Cagefighter: Worlds Collide which was released on May 16, 2020.

Does Dean Ambrose have Instagram?

No, he doesn’t have his own Instagram account. However, his Instagram fan account is available @jonmoxleydotnet.

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