Current AEW Star and former WWE Superstar Chris Jericho is no doubt one of the most accomplished and popular pro wrestlers to have ever stepped foot inside the squared circle. He has competed in several promotions such as WCW, WWE, ECW, New Japan Pro Wrestling and AEW among others. Chris Jericho also previously dropped a major return bombshell.
Chris Jericho also competed in quite a few matches in New Japan Pro-Wrestling, starting from his IWGP United States Championship against Kenny Omega back in 2018 to his matches for the IWGP Intercontinental Championship with Tetsuya Naito. He also squared off against Hiroshi Tanahashi back in 2020.
“The Wizard” gimmick initially began after Chris Jericho threw a “fireball” at Eddie Kingston during a backstage brawl and now Jericho always says his latest catchphrase, “Because I’m a Wizard.” He took to Twitter and responded to a fan who believed Jericho was absent from this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite because he had to give a speech at Hogwarts, from Harry Potter.
“A Wizard never misses shows. He is on exactly the right amount of events he wishes to be on….”
A Wizard never misses shows. He is on exactly the right amount of events he wishes to be on…. https://t.co/siUV0RdqQE
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) June 9, 2022