Dave Bautista is a former professional wrestler and American actor. As a professional wrestler, he is well-known for working at WWE from 2002 to 2019. In Hollywood, he is prominent for his portrayal of the character, Drax the Destroyer.
Dave Bautista - Divorced Ex-wife Glenda Bautista
A former professional wrestler, Dave Bautista married thrice in his lifetime by far. His first marriage was with his first wife Glenda Bautista. Dave dated Glenda for some years and got hitched on March 25, 1990. Their wedding took place in a private ceremony in front of close friends and family.
Everything seems to be going pretty well, but differences eventually began to arise with their marriage. As a result, the two decided to divorce after seven years of living as husband and wife in 1998. Both moved on with their new partners as Dave found the love of his life, Angie Bautista, whereas Glenda tied the knot with her second husband, Chris Baker in 2014.
Dave became a father of two daughters from the marriage including Kelilani Bautista, born in 1990, and Athena Bautista, born in 1992. His eldest daughter Keilani Bautista is a mother of two sons, namely Aiden Bautista and Jacob Bautista. Interestingly, Athena is also an actress who has few acting credits.
Dave Bautista - Divorced for the Second Time
Following the divorce from Glenda, Dave Bautista started dating Angie Bautista. It's not known how they first met, but they shared incredible chemistry, which led them to marriage. Well, the lovebirds walked the aisle on October 13, 1998. At the time, he was at the peak of his wrestling career, winning many world titles in WWE.
Unfortunately, his second marriage also ended in divorce in 2006. Dave is also the father of a son named Oliver Bautista, born in 2007. Oliver was, infact, born through the in-vitro fertilization method. After parting ways, Dave never spoke about her anywhere in the media but stayed quite close with his son Oliver.
Dave's former wife, Angie, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. It was first diagnosed in September of 2002. She took medicinal drugs like Taxol & Carboplatin. As a caring husband, Dave raised funds for Angie's treatment & also for Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance. But after their split, Angie kept her life private.
Dave Bautista Married for The Third Time
After two failed marriages, Dave Bautista went on to marry for the third time to a much younger stunning woman. This time, it was with the beautiful former professional pole dancer Sarah Jade. Sarah is indeed a winner of the Miss Pole Dance America, 2016.
In addition, Bautista and Jade walked down the aisle in 2015. It seemed like Dave has found a perfect match that would last forever. But it was not the case. Their marriage was short-lived; just after four years, they got divorced in 2019.
Moreover, in November 2019, Dave announced himself as a single on his Twitter account. Nevertheless, Dave never fell shorts of love as he was also rumored to have dated WWE woman wrestler Dana Brooke. Currently, Dave seems to be single without any partner.
How Rich is Dave Bautista?
Dave Bautista is one of the most prolific mixed martial artists and actors of all time. Dave first began his professional wrestling career with WWF in 2000, and WWE has televised him since 2002. During his fights, he got the victory against John Cena, Triple H, Rey Mysterio, and The Undertaker, to name a few of his opponents.
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From 2013, Bautista appeared less and eventually quit the show for almost five years. He made a comeback in 2018 and permanently retired in 2019. Speaking of his acting career, Dave is equally successful in it, too, with acting credits in the movies like Guardian of Galaxy, Spectr, Mr.Hinx, and Blade Runner 2049. His fans loved him in the role in Avenger: Infinity War and Marvel End Game which boosted his fame.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Dave has summoned a whopping net worth of $16 million. Thanks to Dave's lifelong involvement in acting and professional wrestling. Further, his wealth could increase with his upcoming movies Dune, Thunder, and many other projects in the future. All in all, Dave lives a lavish life without any sorts of problems.
Quick facts of Dave Bautista
- Dave Bautista, at the age of nine, witnessed the murder of three people.
- Had an interest in collecting the vintage metal lunch box collection.
- Trained under Cesar Gracie.
- Famous for his ring name 'Batista.'
- Bautista published his autobiography title Batista Unleashed that describes his wrestling career & personal life.
- His mother is of Greek descent while his father is of Filipino descent.
- He is very active on Instagram with 3.5 million followers.
- Dave Bautista also faced controversies of using steroids and having a fistfight with Booker T.