Chris Jericho is an acclaimed actor, wrestler, musician, author, radioshow host, game show host and television personality who has established himself as a multifaceted performer with millions of fans worldwide. Jericho began wrestling at age 19 and is one of the most popular performers in the history of World Wrestling Entertainment. In 2001, he was crowned the first ever WWE Undisputed Champion, and in 2012, was named one of the top five most charismatic performers of all-time by wwe.com
Chris is the lead singer of the internationally successful rock band Fozzy, whose fifth album Sin And Bones debuted at #1 on the Billboard Heatseeker charts, with its first single "Sandpaper" charting in the top ten of the Sirius/XM channel Octane for 12 weeks straight. Fozzy has toured in over 20 countries including the US, Canada, England, Scotland,Ireland, France, Germany, and Australia.
Jericho is a two-time New York Times Bestselling author with his autobiographies, 2007's A Lion's Tale: Around the World in Spandex, and 2011's Undisputed: How to Become the World Champion in 1,372 Easy Steps, displaying his witty and critically acclaimed writing style. A third book is due in the winter of 2014. Jericho was a popular contestant on season 11 of the ABC hit show, Dancing With The Stars, which led to appearances on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, Ellen and Jimmy Fallon. He was also the host of the ABC primetime game show DownFall in the summer of 2010.
Next up for Chris is hosting the new Syfy series Robot Combat League, which features tournament-style battles between eight-feet tall,state-of-the-art humanoid robots controlled by human "robo-jockeys."
Jericho's acting credits include roles in the films MacGruber," and Albino Farm, and he just wrapped But I'm Chris Jericho, a comedy web-series that he produced, created and starred in for Insight Television in Toronto. He also appeared in the upcoming Jon Davis Gets A Sex Robot web-series produced exclusively for Justin Lin's YOMYOMFYouTube channel.
Jericho was a regular performer with the legendary improv comedy troupe, The Groundlings and is the host of the satellite radio show "The Rock OfJericho" on Sixx Sense XM 164, Saturdays at 5pm est.
Born in Manhasset, NY, Jericho grew up in Winnipeg, Canada, and currently resides in Tampa, FL.
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Crash takes on Steampunk in round 1 of the finals of Robot Combat League.