In February 2020, marking the 30th anniversary of his student leadership advocacy at S.C. State, which led to the only Nuclear Engineering Program at an H.B.C.U. in the nation, Davis was recognized with a Senate Resolution from the Senate General Assembly.
In 2020, E.D. Legacy Films released Negative Exposure, a movie filmed entirely in Columbia, South Carolina. In addition to writing the story, Eric Davis served as Executive Producer and acted in Negative Exposure, which was nominated as Best Screenplay by the International Christian Film & Music Festival. In 2022, Davis again found himself as Executive producer, and actor. Landing a leading role in the new film, The Lady Makers, alongside award-winning actress Jasmine Guy and a cadre of other talented actors. Davis solidified his future in the film industry.