Many know John Cena as a dynamic American entertainer who is one of the greatest wrestlers. This he adds with being an actor, and TV presenter who also had a career as a rapper. Beyond these things, however, is his private life that includes his 2 marriages with the first being with Elizabeth Huberdeau who is also known as Liz Cena – a real estate agent who married Cena in 2009 and divorced in 2012.
The status of Elizabeth as a celebrity ex-wife begs to answer questions relating to who she is, why and how her marriage with John Cena failed, and where she is now. Here is everything to know about their marriage and why it ended.
How Old is Elizabeth Huberdeau?
Elizabeth was born in West Newbury, Massachusetts on September 28, 1979. She is currently 44 years old and 2 years younger than John Cena who is now 46 years old. 23 1977
Huberdeau has kept out of sight details about her education, parents, siblings, and childhood. Nonetheless, her ex-husband John Cena was born on April 23 1977 in the same town as her. He hails from a family of renowned people that include his maternal grandfather, John Lupien who was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball (MLB).
John Cena and Elizabeth Huberdeau Allegedly Met in High School
John Cena attended Central Catholic High School in Lawrence Massachusetts and later transferred to Cushing Academy. It was when he was attending one of the schools that he met Elizabeth as several reports lay claims.
In addition, they purportedly attended Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts where Cena played college football and graduated in 1999 with a degree in exercise physiology and body movement. Huberdeau on the other hand studied business management at the college.
Following their educational pursuits, Cena kicked off with a career in bodybuilding and later a limousine driver before he started professional wrestling in 1999. At that time, it was not known where Huberdeau was or the nature of her career. Nonetheless, they announced their engagement during a promotion of his film 12 Round in 2009 and were married the same year.
What You Should Know About the Divorce of John Cena From His First Wife
In 2012, 3 years into their marriage, John Cena filed for a divorce. Huberdeau was said to have not been too pleased with the decision of her ex-husband and as such headed to have his petition be dismissed. She took this decision because according to a Tampa Bay Times report, Elizabeth saw that Cena referred to her in the divorce proceedings as Elizabeth Huberdeau instead of her legal name at that time, Elizabeth Cena.
In addition, Cena allegedly did not attach a copy of their prenuptial agreement. The back and forth between the former couple led to the public wondering what could have gone wrong in the marriage that seemed to be picture perfect.
Some sources report that the reason for the divorce may not be farfetched from the fact that Cena has been open to his wanting a life free of children. Perhaps this craving for a childless life may have been the opposite of the wishes of Huberdeau who probably wanted their family to increase.
Another report saw the end of the marriage in a completely different direction. According to this sect of reporters, Cena was purportedly had an extramarital affair with Nikki Bella, a wrestler he would later become engaged to.
In another report, the former couple’s marriage started crumbling when they were to remodel their house. Cena, as reported by TMZ claimed that the remodeling of the house caused them unbearable strife.
Is Elizabeth Huberdeau Married After Her Failed Marriage to Cena?
At a point after falling apart with Cena, she was said to have started a love life with a man named Eli Ayoub. As of now, it is not known if they’re still together or have parted ways.
John Cena also found love in Nikki Bella the same year he got divorced from Elizabeth. 5 years into their relationship in 2017, Cena proposed to Bella at WrestleMania 33. They, however, called off the relationship barely a month to their proposed wedding date.
In 2019, he met an Iranian-born and Canadian-raised electrical and electronics engineer, Shay Shariatzadeh. A year after in 2020, they walked down the aisle in a private ceremony.
Elizabeth Has a Career Away From Fame
Following their divorce, Elizabeth reportedly picked a career as a real estate agent in Florida. Cena on his own part continues with his already flourishing career in WWE, as a presenter on TV and as an actor.
Presently, Cena has one of the most awarded careers in the world’s wrestling scene and has been named one of the greatest in the game. At the time of this writing, he has the most number of world titles where he ties with Ric Flair who has also had 16 titles.
Her ex-husband’s wrestling career has many accomplishments and titles. Here are a few:
- 12 Wrestling Observer Newsletter accomplishments
- More than 12 Pro Illustrated awards
- More than 10 World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE accomplishments and championships
- 4 The Baltimore Sum accomplishments
- 3 Rolling Stone awards
- 2 Ohio Valley Wrestling titles
- A Sports Illustration for Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- Ultimate Pro Wresting
Net Worth of Elizabeth Huberdeau
In the United States as at the time of this writing, real estate agents earn about $94 thousand on an average. Although the earning of Huberdeau is not known, it could be within this range.
Her net worth also remains out of the reach of the public but John Cena has a net that is estimated at $60 million. This worth places him among one of the richest wrestlers in the world.