Mike Mizanin is an American professional wrestler, reality television star, and actor. He is signed to WWE, where he performs under the ring name The Miz. Mizanin first gained fame as a cast member on MTV's The Real World: Back to New York, which first aired in 2001, and its spinoff series, Real World/Road Rules Challenge. Mizanin became host of the annual WWE Diva Search competition in 2006. In total, The Miz has won 13 championships in WWE, is the 25thTriple Crown Champion in company history, the 14th Grand Slam Champion, and won the 2008 Tag Team of the Year Slammy Award.
Mizanin dropped out of college, where he was pursuing a degree in business in order to appear on the 10th season of MTV's reality television program The Real World in 2001. After a seven-year-long absence from The Real World/Road Rules Challenge, Mizanin returned to the reality show on April 4, 2012, as the host of The Battle of the Exes season finale Reunion special. It marked the first time The Miz appeared on the series since becoming a main event WWE superstar.
He married his longtime girlfriend, model and former two-time WWE Divas Champion