[Ed Ferarra Gallery]
Booker/Writer: Ed Ferrara
Real Name: Ed Ferrara
Marital Status:
Height & Weight:
Trained by:
Titles: WCW Cruiserweight Title
Previous Gimmicks: "Beautiful" Bruce Beaudine (SWF)
Oaklahoma (WCW)
Finishing Move: Elbow from second rope.
Favorite Moves:
Notable Feuds: Madusa
Bill Behrens (Wildside)
Lazz (Wildside)

  • Ed Ferarra initially wrestled in the Slammers Wrestling Federation in Southern California..
  • Ed Ferarra was hired by the WWF as a writer, teaming up with Vince Russo for many projects..
  • Ed Ferarra & Vince Russo jumped to the WCW writing staff and wrote in an on-air character for himself called Oaklahoma..
  • ~~~The character was created to mock WWF announcer Jim Ross, and even poked fun at his bells palsy..
  • Late 2001: Ed Ferrara debuted in NWA Wildside and criticized the concept of women participating in wrestling..
  • ~~~This began a feud with homosexual wrestler Lazz..
  • ~~~A Five Minute Survival Match was booked for the Wildside Anniversary Show that year between the two..
  • ~~~If Ferrera survived five minutes with Lazz, he got five minutes with the Wildside creative mind, NWA VP Bill Behrens..
  • ~~~Lazz accidentally knocked out referee Jimmy Rivers, allowing Behrens to come out and hit Ferrara with a tennis racket!
  • ~~~Lazz then hit his finisher, the Britney Spear, and Behrens entered the ring and physically slammed the unconcious hand of Rivers..
  • Ed Ferarra signed on as color commentator for Jerry Jarrett's upstart NWA Total Nonstop Action promotion..
  • June 19, 2002 - NWA: Total Nonstop Action Debut: Appears as an announcer on TNA's very first show..
  • August 2002: Ed Fererra leaves TNA to pursue "other opportunities"..