An excellent rap musician who started appearing for Ring of Honor under the ring name Enzo was born on the 8th of December 1986. His real name is Eric Anthon Arndt, and well-known for his tenure with WWE.
After leaving WWE, Enzo Amore pursued his career on rap music, where he uses the name Real1. During his time on WWE, he has won a two-time Cruiserweight Championship.
Mostly known for his tag team with Big Cass, they worked together from 2013 to 2017. They were successful in winning the NXT Year-End Award for Tag Team in the year 2015.
Quick Facts About Enzo Amore
|Birth Name||Eric Arndt|
|Ring Name||Enzo, Enzo Amore|
|Date of Birth||December 8, 1986|
|Birthplace||Hackensack, New Jersey|
|Profession||Wrestler, Rap Musician|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|Debut||October 25, 2012|
|Net Worth||Around $250,000|
Born in Hackensack, New Jersey, Eric Arndt grew up in Waldwick, New Jersey, where he attended Julia A. Traphagen School and Crescent School and completed his high school from Waldwick High School.
Arndt was good at football and continued his football career at Division III (NCCA) Salisbury University. Eric played as a linebacker and safety for the Sea Gulls from 2007 to 2009. Eric has a degree in journalism and has taken out on multiple career choices before landing in wrestling.
Enzo Amore Age and Height
Having a perfect height of 5 ft and 11 inches, he stands tall and robust at the 32.
Before entering WWE, Enzo Amore heavily trained under Joe DeFranco for ten whole years. He used the ring name of Eric Anthony for a while and changed it soon after into Enzo Amore.
In the year 2013, he ended up losing his first match with Mason Ryan. Eventually, he teamed up with Colin Cassady using various names like Enzo and Big Cass, the most real guys in the room.
After breaking his leg with severe injuries in November 2013, he took complete bed rest for seven months. Upon his return in 2014, Enzo and Big Cass together competed in NXT Tag Championship, followed by NXT TakeOver -Fatal Four-way.
In April 2016, the duo debuted in the main roster of Raw. Together they have defeated The Dudley Boyz, The Ascension, and many others.
At the Pay-Per-View Event of WWE in May 2016, he got severely injured and remained unconscious on the floor. Diagnose with a deep concussion, he was immediately taken to a local medical facility. And discharged soon after. His wrestling career ended in January 2018, followed by allegations of sexual assaults.
Under the stage name Real1, Arndt released his first song titled Phoenix through WorldStarHipHop on May 28, 2018. His second song is titled Bury Me a G which got released on June 7.
With the album titled Rosemary’s Baby Pt. 1, Happy Birthday, he became a full-fledged rapper on November 18.
Enzo Amore Personal Life
Enzo Amore and Big Cass are not just wrestling buddies; they were close friends since their first meet at a Basketball game at the Cage of Manhattan, New York. They were united after ten years in NXT in July 2013.
However, things went sour when Arndt publicly criticized Morrissey for not completing their August 21 match due to knee injury. Their decade and a half long friendship ended in August 2017. However, the two have managed to reconcile since.
Sexual Assault Allegations
On January 22, 2018, Arndt was kept under investigation for an alleged sexual assault by the Phoenix Police Department. WWE suspended him due to violating their zero-tolerance policy, which involved sexual harassment and attacks.
He was accused of rape on January 23 in an interview. WWE fired him for not informing about the investigation. Enzo completely denied the allegations and later stated that he did not know of the study until it was made public. However, the case was ceased on May 16, 2018, due to a lack of sufficient evidence.
Pro Wrestling Illustrated
He was able to hold 110th position in the list of top 500 single wrestlers in PWI 500 in 2017.
Enzo Amore has a playable character in video games of WWE 2K16, WWE 2K17, and WWE 2K18.
He won WWE Cruiserweight Championship two times
With Colin Cassady, Enzo earned the championship of NXT Year-End Award for Tag Team of the Year (2015)
Net Worth of Enzo Amore
Amore is estimated to have a net worth of $250,000.
Social Media Presence
Instagram: 1.1 Million Followers
Twitter: 539.5 K Followers