Cody Rhodes – Bio, Facts, Career, Personal Life, Net Worth

Cody Garrett Runnels Rhodes is a Professional Wrestler from America whom we knew as his ring name Cody Rhodes or Stardust. He is a professional wrestler as well as an actor, promoter, businessman. Rhodes holds an image of executive vice president of All Elite Wrestling (AWE).

Cody Rhodes is the son of WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes and half brother of Goldust. He is a former two-time Intercontinental Champion and six times tag team champion.

 

Full Name Cody Garrett Runnels
Net Worth  $4 Million
Date of Birth  June 30, 1985
Marital Status  Married with Brandi Reed
Birthplace Charlotte, North Carolina, United   States
Ethnicity  White
Profession  Wrestler, Actor, Business Person
Nationality  American
Height  6 ft and 1 inch (185 cm)
Weight  220 lbs (100 kg)
Residence Charlotte
Horoscope Cancer
Wrestling Organization  WWE
Signature Move Beautiful Disaster
Nickname Stardust, Cody Runnels
Online Presence on Facebook, on Instagram and Twitter
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Cool Cody Rhodes

Early Life and Childhood

Dashing and very handsome, Cody Rhodes was born on June 30, 1985, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Rhodes completed his high school from Lassiter High School with a wrestling career. During his childhood, he won the Georgia state tournament at 189 pounds in 2003. He then won as champion in his senior year.

Rhodes decided to start a career as a professional wrestler than to wrestle collegiately at Pennsylvania State University. He also attended an acting class after his high school graduation.

Age, Height, Weight, and Net Worth of Cody Rhodes

Cody Rhodes today is living his 34th age of life. He gains a total body weight of 220 pounds (100 Kg) with an average height of 6 feet and 1 inch.

With an outstanding life career as a professional wrestler, businessman, actor, and promoter, he owns a total estimated net worth of $4 Million.

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Career

With the hand from his father, Dusty Rhodes, he didn’t have to face many difficulties to enter as a wrestler. He started his training from AI Snow, Danny Davis, Randy Orton, and Ricky Morton. He began his wrestling career from Ohio Valley Wrestling in 2006. On his first professional debut match at OVW live event in Corydon, Indiana, he lost the game.

He then teamed up with Shawn Spears as a tag team and began to start a feud with The Untouchables over the Southern Tag Team Championship. He was able to win the title on October 18. After winning the title for the second time defeating Deuce ‘n Domino in a street fight, they got separated and started to wrestle as singles.

Runnels was able to win OVW Heavyweight Championship against Paul Burchill in 2007, where he lost the title the very next day. Rhodes again defeated his rival Spears to become a new OVW Television Champion.

WWE

Rhodes joined the WWE Raw brand on July 2, 2007, where Randy Orton defeated him in his debut match. Randy had big disrespect against Dusty Rhodes, where he once kicked Rhode’s father in the head. Rhodes asked for a rematch with Randy, where he again lost the match.

After a couple of weeks later, Rhodes began to feud with Hardcore Holly and got defeated three consecutive times. Then they formed tag team partners and got a chance to win the Tag Team Title but was unsuccessful.

Cody Rhodes cheat on Holly by helping DiBiase to win the match and also becoming a two-time World Tag Team Champion. They formed with Randy Orton and started saying themselves as The Legacy. He earned his first singles title on SmackDown by defeating Ezekiel Jackson for Intercontinental Championship.

Personal Life of  Cody Rhodes

Cody Rhodes is the son of former WWE Hall of Famer “Dusty Rhodes” and half-brother of Goldust. He has two sisters, Teil Gergel and Kristin Ditto. Also, he is the nephew of former professional wrestler Jerry Sags and Fred Ottman and Magnum T.A.

He got married to fellow professional wrestler Brandi Reed in September 2013. Codes love playing video games, “The Legend of Zelda.”

On his other career rather than a wrestler, he acted in many films, Web series, Television shows, etc.

Major Accomplishments

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Cody Rhodes Champion

Amateur wrestling

Georgia State Tournament

  • Cody Rhodes is Champion at 189 pounds (86 kg) weight class (2003, 2004)

Professional Wrestling

Alpha-1 Wrestling

  • A1 Tag Team Championship with Ethan Page

BulletProof Wrestling

  • BPW Championship (1 time)

CBS Sports

  • Cody Rhodes wons Promo of the Year (2019) – “Silver spoon” promo on AEW Dynamic
  • Smack Talker of the Year (2019)

National Wrestling Alliance

  • NWA World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

Global Force Wrestling

  • GFW NEX*GEN Championship (1 time)

Northeast Wrestling

  • NEW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

New Japan Pro-Wrestling

  • IWGP United States Championship (1 time)

Ohio Valley Wrestling

  • OVW Heavyweight Championship
  • OVW Southern Tag Team Championship with Shawn Spears
  • Fourth OVW Triple Crown Champion
  • OVW Television Championship (1 time)

Ring of Honor

  • Feud of the Year (2018)
  • ROH World Championship
  • Code Rhodes won ROH World Six-Man Tag Team Championship with The Young Bucks
  • Wrestlers of the Year (2017)

Pro Wrestling Illustrated

  • Most Improved Wrestler of the year (2008)
  • Cody Rodes was Ranked No. 8 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2018

Sports Illustrated

  • Wrestler of the Year (218)

What Culture Pro Wrestling

  • WCPW Internet Championship (1 time)

World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE

  • WWE Intercontinental Championship (2 times)
  • World Tag Team Championship with Hardcore Holly (1) and Ted DiBiase (2)
  • WWE Tag Team Championship with Drew Mclntyre and Goldust
  • Slammy Award (2 times)
  • Outstanding Achievement of Baby Oil Application (2010)
  • Tag Team of the Year (2013)
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter
  • Worst Gimmick (2015) as Stardust

 

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Other Media

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Rhodes becomes a famous superstar as one of the faces of the Gillette “Be a Superstar” advertising campaign. He then appeared on The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien. Cody Rhodes was also seen on Arrow in the fifth-season episode “A Matter of Trust” playing Derek Sampson.

He appeared in multiple WWE video games like WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2009, WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2010, WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011, WWE 12, WWE 13, WWE 2k14, WWE 2k15, WWE 2k16 and WWE 2k17.

Social Media Presence of  Cody Rhodes

Facebook:  49 K Followers

Instagram:  630 K Followers

Twitter: 945.6 K Followers

 

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