Brandi Alexis Runnels is one of the most popular female wrestlers in the world today. She is best known for her WWE time when she worked under Eden’s ring name as a ring announcer.
Alexis has also worked in IMPACT Wrestling alongside her husband, Cody Rhodes. Alexis currently works in All Elite Wrestling as the company’s Chief Brand Officer.
Quick Facts and Information on Brandi Rhodes
|Full Name / Real Name||Brandi Rhodes|
|Birthday / Date of Birth||23rd June 1983|
|Current Residence||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Education||University of Michigan|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
Brandi Rhodes Bio: Age, Birthday, Family, Education
Brandi Alexis Runnels was born in Canton, Michigan, USA on 23rd June 1983. As of 2020, Rhodes is currently 37 years old. Brandi started skating at the age of four and had been a skater for 17 years. Later, she gave up the sport and started working as a journalist.
Rhodes has an older brother named Jason Reed. Jason Reed is a boxer with whom she practiced boxing when she was young. Talking about her parents, Brandi has kept her parent’s profile low in social media; however, Brandi has wished her father, Theo Jr., on Instagram on father’s day’s by captioning:
“Big Daddy’s Girl energy right here. Love you, Dad! Happy Father’s Day! Can’t wait to see you soon, #happyfatherday.”
Furthermore, Rhodes attended the University of Michigan and graduated on a full scholarship. Later, Brandi started working as a news reporter and established herself as a model in Miami, Florida. While in Miami, Reed had a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Miami.
Brandi Rhodes Career
Before Rhodes started playing wrestling at WWE, she worked as a model, and after graduating, she was admitted to WWE Training Center in 2011. In March 2011, Reed signed a letter of association with the WWE, after which she began wrestling at the WWE’s Florida Championships. A month later, Rhodes started appearing in her ring as Brandi.
Subsequently, on May 12, 2011, Brandi started working as a ring announcer for a weekly wrestling event called Super and was a ring announcer at WWE’s developing region, NXT in July the same year. She played her first official game for the promotion at an annual wrestling event on July 16, where Rhodes competed in the Women’s Battle Royale, but Sonia won. She was transferred from the WWE in December 2011, shortly after Reed’s affiliation with the WWE expired.
In 2013, Rhodes announced her return to the WWE via her personal Twitter account, but her ring name was shortened to Eden after she returned to the promotion. She returned to WWE to serve as a ring announcer.
On June 3, 2016, it was announced that Rhodes, along with her husband, Cody Rhodes, would take part in the Wrestling Under the Stars event against Mike Bennett on August 26 in Massachusetts.
Brandi Rhodes Recent Matches
On July 29, 2017, Rhodes played her first game in a wrestling promotion called the Ring of Honor at Carabus Arena in North Carolina. Brandi co-starred with Sumi Sakai in the promotion against Jenny Rose and Mendy Leone. Her husband, Cody Rhodes, faced Jay Little in a series of Ring of Honor on December 2, 2016, where Brandi was also present.
In 2019, Cody Rhodes, Kenny Omega, and other wrestlers launched a wrestling promotion called Al Elitch Wrestling with Brandi Rhodes as chief executive. On May 20, 2019, Rhodes hosted a Triple Threat game for the promotion, which included Brit Baker, Nyla Rose, and Kylie Ray. Rhodes played her first game for an AW Wrestling promotion on July 13, 2019, against Eli, where she won the game due to a blockage by Assam Kang.
Rhodes stands at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches tall (170 cm), currently weighs 75Kg(165lbs.). Rhodes has black hair with a mesmerizing black eye. Furthermore, Brandi is Christian and belongs to American Nationality. Rhodes is of African-American descent and has different stage names such as Brandi, Eden, Eden Stiles.
Like her husband, Brandi also has a small tattoo behind her ear on her neck. This hidden Mickey Mouse tattoo means a lot to her as she tweeted out:
“Branded by the Mouse… the concept of the #HiddenMickey has always fascinated me…there’s one…he’s hiding out in other spots too including my house!”
— Brandi Rhodes (@TheBrandiRhodes) March 7, 2020
Brandi Rhodes Husband / Married Life
Brandi and Cody Rhodes, a professional wrestler, used to work in the same place in WWE and began dating each other in around 2011. Cody was a Wrestler, while Brandi used to be an announcer back then. After two years of dating, in September 2013, Brandi Rhodes was married to Cody Rhodes.
Cody and Brandi Rhodes have been married for 7 years now; however, the couple hasn’t welcomed a baby in their life yet.
It might be because of the fact that both Cody and Brandi are focused on their career right now. And being parents comes with a lot more responsibility.
Brandi Rhodes Net Worth
Brandi Rhodes is a professional wrestler, as well as a television personality. Her source of earning is from her wrestling career. Rhodes has a mansion that costs around $3 million. Rhodes also has several branded cars like BMW, which cost around $80,000, and a KIA SUV whose estimated price is $70,000. Considering all of this and her future income, Rhodes has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
Brandi Rhodes Social Media
Rhodes is very active on her Social media. On her Instagram, she has almost 850K followers. Rhodes mostly posts a picture of herself on her Instagram every day. Brandi also has a twitter account where she tweets about matches and fights on WWE. Moreover, Brandi Rhodes has a Twitter following of more than 300K as of September 2020.