Mike Bennett is the husband of WWE Diva Maria Kanellis, known simply as “Maria”. Kanellis who is also an actress and singer once dated fellow WWE wrestler CM Punk.
Check Maria Kanellis’s Top Facts you must know.
#1 Born on February 25, 1982 in Ottawa, Illinois, and has two younger siblings Bill and Janny.
#2 Graduated from Ottawa Township High School in 2000.
#3 Dropped out of Northern Illinois University to pursue a career in wrestling.
#4 Even though she placed 4th in the 2004 Raw Diva Search, and was hired.
#5 Maria’s first gig was in Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), followed by her role as the ditzy interviewer in RAW who got everyone angry for asking the wrong questions.
#6 Her first fight with Raw came on January 2, 2006.
#7 Subsequently joined SmackDown in 2008
#8 In 2009, appeared in the 9th season of Celebrity Apprentice.
#9 The WWE released her on February 26, 2010
#10 Appeared in Ring of Honor’s Final Battle pay-per-view on December 23, 2011. She is now a wrestler for to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA).
Before Maria and Mike Bennett started dating, she dated CM Punk from 2005 to 2007.
Mike Bennet’s Top Facts
#1 Born Michael Bennett on May 16, 1985) in Carver, Massachusetts.
#2 Graduated from Carver High School in 2003.
#3 In 2002 he made his wrestling debut.
#4 Joined New England Championship Wrestling (NECW) in November, 2003.
#5 On February 17, 2006 joined Top Rope Productions.
#6 Two years later he joined Ring of Honor (ROH).
#7 Bennett and wife Maria joined ROH World Champion Adam Cole, and Matt Hardy, as The Kingdom in 2014.
#8 He and his wife joined Total Nonstop Action Wrestling’s (TNA) on January 5, 2016.
#9 Mike has one son Austin, from a previous relationship.
#10 Mike married Maria Kanellis on October 10, 2014.