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Chris Jericho Biography

Birth Name:
Christopher Keith Irvine
Birth Place:
Manhasset, New York, United States
Pro wrestler, actor, singer

Fast Facts

  • Began wrestling at 19 and trained at the Hart Brothers School of Wrestling in Ontario, Canada
  • Is the frontman for a metal band called Fozzy
  • Inducted into Manitoba's Order of the Buffalo Hunt in 2004 for his professional achievements and his charity work
  • Started his own label, Ash Records, named for his son
  • Hosts a weekly radio show, The Rock of Jericho, on XM Satellite Radio
  • Showcases his flair for comedy in TV guest spots and in live theatrical shows
  • Also performs occasionally with the Groundlings improv troupe
  • Wrote an autobiography, The Lion's Tale, in 2007
  • Its follow-up book, Undisputed, was released in 2011


  • Cheyenne Lee Irvine -- Daughter
  • Sierra Lorreta Irvine -- Daughter
  • Ted Irvine -- Father
  • Ash Irvine -- Son
  • Jessica Lockhart -- Wife