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Eric Thal

Born in Niskayuna (Schenectady county), New York, Eric Thal attended Haverford Preparatory School in Haverford, Pennsylvania in 1983 were he was Student Council President. He then moved on to attend Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania where he majored in engineering. With the encouragement of his acting teacher Richard Bruer he left school ... See full bio »
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 2016 Empty Window (Short)
Shane Reynolds
 2009 The Good Guy
 2008 Paper Angels (Short)
Frank Rice
 2006 Looking for Sunday
 2001-2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Don Craddock / Didier Foucault aka Denis Dupont
- Dollhouse (2006) ... Don Craddock
- The Extra Man (2001) ... Didier Foucault aka Denis Dupont
 2005 The Barry Z Show (TV Series)
- Madonna Whore (2005)
 2005 Mouth to Mouth
 2004 Hack (TV Series)
Danny Jannik
- The Reckoning (2004) ... Danny Jannik
 2003 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Tommy Hedges
- Appearances (2003) ... Tommy Hedges
 2002 Ed (TV Series)
- The Road (2002) ... Frank
 2001 The Shaft
 2000 The $treet (TV Series)
- Rebound (2000) ... Mike
 1999 Shift (TV Movie)
 1999 Prisoner of Love
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
Carl Heine Jr.
 1998 Mixing Nia
 1998 The Wedding (TV Movie)
Meade Howell
 1997 Wishful Thinking
 1996 Samson and Delilah (TV Movie)
 1994 The Puppet Masters
Sam Nivens
 1992 The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag
Detective Alex Perkins
 1992 A Stranger Among Us

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