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Eric was born in Staten Island, New York, May 24th. His father is an orthopedic surgeon and his mother is an artist. Eric is the eldest of three brothers. His family moved to Indiana, then to Michigan and finally settled in San Diego when Eric was eight years old. He graduated with a B.A. in communications from the University of Southern ... See full bio »

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 2011-2015 Suits (TV Series)
Travis Tanner
- Toe to Toe (2015) ... Travis Tanner
- Stay (2013) ... Travis Tanner
- High Noon (2012) ... Travis Tanner
- Discovery (2012) ... Travis Tanner
 2014 American Sniper
DIA Agent Snead
 2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Colin Barnes
- Father Dearest (2012) ... Colin Barnes
 2011 American Horror Story (TV Series)
- Rubber Man (2011) ... Hugo
- Murder House (2011) ... Hugo
 2010 Unanswered Prayers (TV Movie)
Ben Beck
 2010 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Detective Matt Spicer
- Our Darkest Hour (2010) ... Detective Matt Spicer
 2010 Seven Deadly Sins (TV Series)
Jack Powell
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Jack Powell
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Jack Powell
 2007 Saving Angelo (Short)
 2005 Kim Possible (TV Series)
Crash Cranston
- Team Impossible (2005) ... Crash Cranston (voice)
 2004 NTSB: The Crash of Flight 323 (TV Movie)
N'Tom Price
 2003 Alvarez & Cruz
 2003 Storyline Online (TV Series)
 2002 Taken (TV Mini-Series)
- Taken (2002) ... John
- John (2002) ... John
- Maintenance (2002) ... John
- Beyond the Sky (2002) ... John
 2001 The Sky Is Falling
 2001 Follow the Stars Home (TV Movie)
Mark McCune
 1998-2000 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series)
Vin Tanner
- Obsession (2000) ... Vin Tanner
- Serpents (2000) ... Vin Tanner
- Lady Killers (2000) ... Vin Tanner
- The Trial (2000) ... Vin Tanner
- Penance (2000) ... Vin Tanner
 1995 Long Island Fever (TV Movie)
Scott Parks
 1995 The Stranger Beside Me (TV Movie)
Chris Gallagher
 1994 Without Consent (TV Movie)
David Mills
 1993 Taking Liberty
 1992 American Me
Juvie Hall Attacker
 1992 Major Dad (TV Series)
- The 'L' Word (1992) ... Jim
 1991 MacGyver (TV Series)
- The Prometheus Syndrome (1991) ... Guard
 1991 Keeping Secrets (TV Movie)
Young Michael (uncredited)
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TV commercial for American Dairy Association (1993)

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5' 11" (1.8 m)

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