David Otunga Biography

(Lawyer, Actor, Retired Professional Wrestler)

David Otunga is an American lawyer, actor and retired professional wrestler. He is currently single.

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David Otunga is single currently.

Previously, he was in a long-term relationship with the famous singer and actress Jennifer Hudson. Seven months after meeting Jennifer, he proposed her on Hudson’s 27th birthday and got engaged later that year. On August 10, 2009, Hudson gave birth to the couple’s first child, a boy named David Daniel Otunga Jr.

The couple split after being together for a decade. The reason for their split is said to be because of domestic violence. His ex-fiance also sent him protective orders.

Relationship Facts of David Otunga

  • David Otunga is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is David Otunga?

David Otunga is an American lawyer, actor and retired professional wrestler. He is currently signed with WWE as a color commentator on the Raw brand. He is a two-time WWE Tag Team Champion in a partnership each with Michael McGillicutty and John Cena. Otunga is also an original member of The Nexus and The New Nexus along with Heath Slater.

David Otunga’s Early life, childhood, and education

David Otunga was born on 7 April 1980, in Elgin, Illinois, USA. His birth name is David Daniel Otunga. He is the son of Billie Otunga and Moses Otunga. He is the youngest of three children. His nationality is American and he is of African-American ethnicity.

Otunga graduated from Larkin High School in 1998.  After that, he earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Illinois. He later graduated from Harvard Law School. Following his graduation, he joined American law firm, Sidley Austin.

David Otunga’s Career, Salary, Net Worth

David began his career as a laboratory manager in Columbia University’s Cognitive Neuroscience Center. After that, he joined Sidley Austin as a lawyer. He worked with Sidley Austin from May 2005 to October 2007. He starred in the 2013 thriller film The Call.

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Otunga made a guest appearance as himself in few episodes of General Hospital. In November 2008, Otunga signed a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment. He made his debut on May 29, 2009, under the ring name Dawson Alexander in a six-man tag team match. He is a two-time WWE Tag Team Champion. Otunga is now retired from in-ring competition.

Otunga returned to television on February 2, 2015, doing the Raw Pre-Show. He currently works with WWE as a color commentator on the Raw brand. His salary is unknown and he has a net worth of 10 million dollars as of 2022.

David Otunga’s Rumors, Controversy

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life. It seems he is doing best job without harming others and has been a straight person in his life, for which he has not been in any serious controversy yet.

David Otunga: Body Measurement

David has a height of 6 feet and weighs 103.9 kg. His hair color is black and eye color is dark brown. His shoe size is unknown.

Social Media Profile

He is active on social media. He uses Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube. He has over 354.4 k Facebook followers, over 605.9 k Twitter followers, over 298 k Instagram followers and over 1.5 k Youtube subscribers.

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