Chris Spradlin (born December 24, 1979) is an American professional wrestler, better known under the ring name Chris Hero. Hero has been a mainstay of many independent wrestling promotions, including Pro Wrestling Guerrilla and Ring of Honor as well as Pro Wrestling Noah in Japan. He is also known from his time in Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South, Combat Zone Wrestling and Chikara, where he was the co-head trainer of the Chikara Wrestle Factory. Spradlin also wrestled for WWE, working in its developmental territory NXT Wrestling under the ring name Kassius Ohno. Hero has also held the CZW World Heavyweight Championship, the PWG World Championship and the wXw World Heavyweight Championship. All together in his career, he has held 36 championships all around the world in the indies.