Former wrestling champion Marc Mero (aka Johnny B. Badd) acheived great things in his sporting and professional career. But he spent his youth mixing with a bad crowd, drinking and taking drugs. The ex-WWE wrestler even overdosed on more than one occasion. Now he spreads his message of self-empowerment, love and family values on speaking tours. In this clip, we see Mero tell an auditorium of middle school kids about his mother’s love and what happened to her and its impact on him. And they’re stunned!
Did you know?
When Marc Mero went into the WWE he had to change his name from Johnny B. Badd to ‘Wildman’ Marc Mero, because WCW owned his image and naming rights.