Eric “The Smoke” Moran

NWA Champ

The Smoke has made a major impact on the pop-culture scene for over a decade. After his time in the Marine Corps, Smoke worked as a bodyguard working clubs as well as backstage concerts and for NFL games in Philadelphia. He would later train as a pro-wrestler and became a strong presence in the independent wrestling world.

He began wrestling for companies like ECW, GLOOW, WEW, and NWA Shockwave. The Smoke has been an intercontinental, tag-team, and world champion in his career. Having a strong likeness to “The Rock” has opened doors for The Smoke. to He has appeared on T.V. shows like,” The Jenny Jones Show” and “GLOOW” and radio shows like “610WIP” and even local Celebrity Boxing shows. The Smoke branched out to do movies like, “The Black Ninja”, “White Men Can’t Rap” and many other independent film projects.

The vampire series “Tempest”

The Smoke is now a current character for “Big City Comics” and later to be the focal point for a major crossover event called “Tainted”. The Smoke is also currently in a new film called “LEAF”. In addition he is also a cast member of the hit T.V. show, “Heavy Sedation” as well as the web series, “Fighter’s high”. The Smoke works with inner city youth in motivating and being a positive role model.


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