Phillip Jack Brooks
Nick Name / Ring Name
CM Punk, Chick Magnet Punk, Cookie Master, Phil, PJ, The Best in the World, The Second City Saint, The Second City Savior, The Straight-Edge Savior, The Straight-Edge Superstar, The Voice of the Voiceless
Chicago, Illinois, United States
He started indulging in wrestling in his early years only. Punk’s schooling information is not known, though.
CM Punk’s managers are –
- Milo Beasley
- Tracy Brooks
- Bobby Heenan
- Paul Heyman
- Alexis Laree / Vicki Adams
- Joshua Masters
- James Mitchell
- Dave Prazak
6 ft or 183 cm
His billed height is though 6 ft 2 in or 188 cm.
98 kg or 216 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
CM Punk dated –
- Becky Bayless – He was romantically linked to Becky Bayless while working in the wrestling industry. She is almost 10 inches shorter than him.
- Allison Danger – Punk also dated briefly Allison Danger.
- Tracy Brookshaw (2003) – CM Punk has dated fellow pro wrestler, Tracy Brookshaw in 2003.
- Mickie James (2003) – Punk supposedly dated wrestler Mickie James in 2003 as they were both working for TNA and were supposed to debut in WWE together as an onscreen couple in 2005.
- Shannon Spruill (2003) – In the same year, i.e. 2003, Punk was romantically linked to Shannon Spruill, an American actress. They dated for a couple of months in that year.
- Maria Kanellis (2005-2007) – After Punk joined Ohio Valley Wrestling, he met Maria Kanellis, who worked there as an interviewer. It was also believed that during these 2 years (from 2003 to 2005), they had 2 children together, named Abel Phillip, and Sophie.
- Amy Dumas (2009-2010; 2013) – Amy Dumas (better known as Lita) had dated in 2009 with Punk when he moved to WWE. They dated together for a year and split in March 2010, which was confirmed by Matt Hardy. But, in April 2013, it was reported that the two of them were again dating each other.
- Elizabeth Carolan (2011) – Elizabeth (also known by her stage name as Beth Phoenix) had a fling with Punk in October 2011.
- A.J. Lee (2013-Present) – CM Punk started dating WWE Diva AJ Lee in September 2013. The duo then engaged in March 2014. On June 13, 2014, the couple got married.
Race / Ethnicity
His body is filled with a number of tattoos. He has more than 9 tattoos on his whole body.
His body specifications may be –
- Chest – 52 inches
- Arms / Biceps – 18 inches
- Waist – 34 inches
Best Known For
Working as a professional wrestler with WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment).
He appeared in a TV movie WWE Hall of Fame 2006 in 2006 as himself.
First TV Show
His first appearance on television was in 2002 in NWA: Total Nonstop Action as himself in the episode no. 13 of season 1.
For wrestling, he gets world-class training from many of the famous names including Steel Domain Wrestling School, Ace Steel, Danny Dominion, Kevin Quinn, Dave Taylor, Fit Finlay, and William Regal.
- Finishing Moves
- Anaconda Vise (Arm-trap triangle choke)
- GTS – Go To Sleep (Fireman’s carry dropped into a knee lift)
- Anaconda vise or an arm triangle choke
- Pepsi Plunge
- Shining wizard
- Signature Moves
- Arm trap swinging neckbreaker
- Arm wrench followed by stepping a leg over the wrenched arm and performing a mule kick with the leg below the opponent’s face
- Diving crossbody
- Diving elbow drop
- Pepsi Twist
- Koji Clutch
- Mongolian chop
- Multiple kick variations
- Step-up Enzuigiri
- Sitout suplex slam
- Slingshot somersault senton
- Springboard clothesline
- Step-up high knee to a cornered opponent followed by a bulldog
- Suicide dive
- Tilt-a-whirl backbreaker
CM Punk Favorite Things
- Comics – Preacher
- Wrestler – Jerry Fox
- Place – Japan
- Female Wrestlers – Bull Nakano, Beth Phoenix, Daizee Haze
- Type of Match – Royal Rumble
CM Punk Facts
- He supports same-sex marriage.
- Punk has a Pepsi logo on his left shoulder.
- Phillip Jack Brooks or CM Punk is an enthusiastic fan of Chicago Cubs and Chicago Blackhawks.
- He is a pescetarian. It is a diet practice in which one eats seafood (preferably fishes) and not the flesh of other animals.
- CM Punk had been raised in a poor family. His father was an alcoholic.
- He revealed in an interview to IGN that he never smokes, don’t take drugs and don’t even drink.
- As he never indulges himself into drinking and smoking, Punk is always chosen as the one to drive home other friends safely at home (when all are out for a party).
- His dream match is to team himself with Chris Benoit and fight against Fit Finlay and William Regal.
- He made his debut in 1999 and that was the time, he turned into a professional.
- Punk has given his voice to the character “CM Punkrock” in the 2015 animated movie “Flintstones”.
- He first used his ring name CM Punk when he was put into a tag team, named the Chick Magnets with CM Venom.
- Punk has stated that he uses his ring name C.M., which is a short name for “Cookie Master”. The name was given by his mother when he was young due to his love for cookies.
- He would like Rocky Romero to be his valet.
- His favorite way to relax is by working out.
- Visit his official website @ cmpunk.com.
- Follow him on Twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr.