Enzo Amore is an American professional wrestler and rapper, best known for his stints in World Wrestling Entertainment between 2012 and 2018. In WWE he held the Cruiserweight Championship twice and won the NXT Tag Team of the Year award alongside Big Cass.
He attended Waldwick High School in New Jersey. During his studies at Salisbury University, he played American football for the local varsity team at linebacker; from 2007 to 2009 he instead played for the Salisbury Sea Gulls, a franchise of the NCAA.
On May 28, 2018, under the pseudonym Real1, Eric Arndt began his career as a rapper, releasing the single Phoenix, produced by the record label WorldStarHipHop; the following June 7, another single was released, Bury Me a G. On November 18, 2018, he released his first album, entitled Rosemary's Baby Pt. 1: Happy Birthday.
On January 22, 2018, the Phoenix Police Department announced that he was under investigation into alleged se*ual harassment allegations dating back to October 2017; these allegations, coming from a girl named Philomena Sheahan, led to Arndt's firing from World Wrestling Entertainment. On May 16, 2018, the Phoenix Police ceased the investigation due to lack of evidence.