|Born||December 11, 1993|
Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
|Residence||Jersey City, New Jersey|
|Alma mater||Bryan University (A.A./B.S.)|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Sonny Kiss|
X O Lishus
|Billed height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Billed weight||187 lb (85 kg)|
|Trained by||Dustin Rhodes|
Sonny Kiss (born December 11, 1993) is an American professional wrestler, dancer, and professional wrestling manager. She is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling.
Sonny Kiss was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on December 11, 1993.
Kiss attended a performing arts high school where he studied dance. In 2011, Kiss attended New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)'s Summer Youth Performance Workshop (SYPW) modern dance program, which he successfully auditioned for. Later that year, he won first place in Dance at the Hudson County Teen Arts Festival. In 2014, he unsuccessfully attended a tryout for the Jets Flight Crew.  Prior to becoming a professional wrestler, Kiss worked as a background dancer for independent talent during his teen years.
Sonny Kiss initially debuted as a manager/valet in November 2011 at the age of 17. In September 2013, he made his in-ring debut at East Coast Pro Wrestling in New Jersey. He later appeared on several wrestling promotions on the independent circuit such as Full Impact Pro and Evolve.
On June 27, 2018, he made his debut on Lucha Underground as XO Lichus by defeating Jack Evans. On August 8, 2018, he teamed up with Ivelisse in a losing effort to Joey Ryan and Jack Evans. He later won the rematch against Jack Evans in a No Mas Match on August 29 of that year. On September 29, he had his first title match teaming up with Ivelisse and Joey Ryan for the Trios Title, losing to the Reptile Tribe (Luchasaurus, Daga and Kobra Moon). The trio went on to lose to the Rabbit Tribe (Paul London, El Bunny and The White Rabbit) two weeks later. Kiss and Ivelisse competed for the Trios Title at Ultima Lucha Cuatro with Sammy Guevara as their third partner. The trio lost to the Reptile Tribe on October 10, 2018.
It was announced in February 2019 that Sonny Kiss had signed with All Elite Wrestling (AEW). At AEW's inaugural pay-per-view event Double or Nothing on May 25, Kiss competed in the 21-man Casino Battle Royale, but was eliminated by Tommy Dreamer. At Fight for the Fallen on July 13, Kiss defeated Peter Avalon. In March 2020, Kiss formed a tag team with Joey Janela. At Fight for the Fallen on July 15, Kiss challenged Cody for the AEW TNT Championship, but lost. At the All Out event on September 5, Kiss participated in the Casino Battle Royale, but was eliminated by Brian Cage. In October, Kiss competed in a tournament to determine the number one contender for the AEW World Championship, but was eliminated in the first round by Kenny Omega. Throughout 2020 and 2021, Kiss often managed Joey Janela on AEW Dynamite against opponents Lance Archer, “Hangman” Adam Page, Chris Jericho, and Kenny Omega, to which Janela was unsuccessful.
In 2013, Kiss became a certified yoga instructor.
As of 2017, Kiss is genderfluid and identifies with both male and female pronouns. She stated on Table Talk with Mo and D-Von Dudley: "Half the roster calls me ‘she’ and the other half calls me ‘he’; sometimes even in the same sentence, and I love it."
In November 2020, Kiss earned a Bachelor of Science in Exercise physiology.
On the podcast AEW Unrestricted, she described herself as a "nostalgia junkie" and is a fan of various pop culture fads from the 1990s and early 2000s relating to fashion, gaming, television, and teen films along with boy bands, girl groups, and various forms of popular music. She is an avid fan of rap metal band Limp Bizkit.
Kiss cites Rob Van Dam, Torrie Wilson, Rey Mysterio, Trish Stratus, Lita, The Hardy Boyz, Jazz,Sharmell, Molly Holly, Victoria, and Jacqueline along with her mentors Dustin Rhodes, Chris Jericho, and Billy Gunn as major influences on her career.
Kiss is straight edge and is a vegetarian.