Scarlett Bordeaux, also known as ‘The Smokeshow’ is an American Wrestling superstar who is known for her raw sex appeal. In an era where the in-ring aspect of women’s wrestling is highlighted, Scarlett Bordeaux’s gimmick stands apart. She is well known for her time in NXT alongside Karrion Kross.
Elizabeth Chihaia known as "Scarlett Bordeaux" was born on May 13, 1991, in Chicago, Illinois. She lived in Romania until she was four with her Grandparents. She moved to the United States and specialized in musical theatre while in college. Scarlett made her first in-ring appearance in 2012.
Professional Wrestling Career
Scarlett Bordeaux would have a run in Chikara, OVW, and even AAW in her early days. But she would find her footing when she moved to Ring of Honor. While in Ring of Honor, Scarlett Bordeaux was a Hoopla Hottie, when she accompanied Matt Taven to the ringside area. Scarlett Bordeaux would also become a ring announcer while she was working for ROH. She has also competed in Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide. Scarlett was involved with Shane Hollister where she helped Hollister and was also involved in Eddie Kingston's feud. Later Bordeaux interfered in the AAW World Heavyweight Championship match. Helping Hollister to pick up the victory. Mostly she was used as a valet during her wrestling run.
Ring of Honor
Scarlett would find her footing in Ring of Honor. While in Ring of Honor, Scarlett Bordeaux was a Hoopla Hottie, when she accompanied Matt Taven to the ringside area. he made her debut appearance at the 11th Anniversary Show. Scarlett Bordeaux would also become a ring announcer while she was working for ROH. While her work in the ring with Matt Taven she helped him on many occasions to win the ROH World Television Championship. However, her role was restricted within the Hoopa Hottie segment she didn't shine as a singles performer in the ring during her run in ROH.
Scarlett Bourdeaux appeared on Impact Wrestling initially where she faced the TNA Knockouts Women's Champion Angelina Love but failed to seize the opportunity. She started to bring her "The Smoke Show" gimmick to the show. On her debut night in March 2019, she faced Glenn Gilbertti and defeated her. She also teamed up with Fallah Ballah and had a tag team match. However, she was having a short run in Impact wrestling. In June she was released from the promotion.
Scarlett Bordeaux has performed as an extra in WWE on several occasions. She was a Rosebud for Adam Rose on as many as fifteen occasions. She would compete in a squash match on WWE TV against Nia Jax in her official WWE debut. In 2019, she attended a tryout at the WWE Performance Center. She signed a contract with WWE in November 2019. In May 2020, she made her debut in NXT as a valet for Karrion Kross.
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Scarlett along with Karrion Kross holding the NXT Championship
From there on she managed him including his NXT Takeover XXX match for the NXT Title. In November 2021, she was released from WWE as a result of budget cuts.