Cody Rhodes – Career Insights

Cody Rhodes, a professional American wrestler and actor, currently working for World Wrestling Entertainment under the ring name of Stardust. Cody, a 2nd generation of WWE superstar, is the son of former WWE legend ‘Dusty Rhodes’ and the brother of WWE wrestler ‘Goldust’.

Cody started wrestling with a highly successful high school wrestling career at Lassiter High School in Marietta, Georgia. He became the Georgia State Champion in 2003 and successfully defended it the following year. He first decided to continue collegiate wrestling but later changed his mind to become a professional wrestler.

Cody started wrestling in WWE’s development territory Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) in June 2006 and quickly formed a team with Shaun Spears. They defeated “The Untouchables” to win the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship. They again won the title after defeating Deuce and Domino in a street fight.