Eric Moran is Philadelphia native. The former United States Marine was also a professional wrestler for companies like Gorgeous Ladies of Outrageous Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling, Cyberspace Wrestling, and Women's Extreme Wrestling. Smoke has appeared on television shows including The Jenny Jones Show and Heavy Sedation. Eric is one the founders of Together Brothers Productions, an independent film production company based on the east coast. He's worked as film writer, director, producer, and actor with over ten independent films and web series like, The Deep End, Legacy, and Trek Isolation . In 2014, The Smoke became a household name in the world of cosplay when he hosted the Syfy channel's series, Heroes of Cosplay. His massive physique, cool demeanor, and confident style have led him to be included in projects highlighting in the world of comic books for Big City Comics Studios, DC Comics as Freight Train, and currently appearing in George Perez's, Sirens. Smoke has recently appeared in the 2016 and 2016 Men vs Cosplay calendar. The Smoke routinely visits school to inspire and motivate kids as well as participates in charity events such as The Peace Fund Games.
Adya Cosplay has been a cosplayer for over eight years. Adya’s first cosplay was Arisa from the Green Lantern Corps. She had such a positive experience from cosplaying Arisia that she immediately made plans to start more cosplay projects. She enjoys cosplaying characters from animation (such as Steampunk Princess Tiana, Doc McStuffins, and Tiny Toons), comics, and movies. This year she has honor of appearing in 2017’s Women Vs. Cosplay calendar. In addition, she is a member of the Philadelphia Avengers. Adya is passionate about giving back to the community. Adya participates in events that help promote positive causes and travels to schools, hospitals, churches, and other locations