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Eric Balfour Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Eric Salter Balfour
Place Of Birth
Los Angeles, USA
46 years old
Birth Date
April 24 1977

Eric Balfour Facts

Child Star?
Actor, Singer
Education & Qualifications
Net Worth
Current Partner
Erin Chiamulon
Oliver Lion Balfour
David Balfour, Sharon Balfour
Tori Balfour

About Eric Balfour

Eric Salter Balfour is an American singer and an actor in Hollywood.

He was born on April 24, 1977, in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Eric was born to David Balfour and Sharon Salter in California.

He also has a younger sister named Tori Balfour.

Eric Balfour is the lead singer of the group named Born As Ghosts, earlier known as Fredalba. Eric was born into a Jewish family. His father is a chiropractor, and his mother is a marriage and family counselor.

Eric Balfour has often described his childhood days as creative. He mentioned that his family often visited Esalen Institute in Big Sur during childhood.

Eric Balfour debuted his acting career in 1991. He first appeared in a TV show for Kids titled 'Kids Incorporated' for just one season. He has played minor roles in the television series 'Medicine Woman', 'Boy Meets World', 'Dr. Quinn', 'Arresting Behavior' and 'Step By Step'. Eric then appeared in the first two episodes of 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' in 1997. The name of the character he played was Jesse McNally, the first victim of the show.

Eric Balfour has worked in several roles in films and television over the years and has carved a fan following for him.

Eric Balfour Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Eric Balfour's net worth?

The net worth of Eric Balfour is about $3 - 4 million.

How much does Eric Balfour earn per year?

The annual earnings of Eric Balfour are about $500,000 - 800,000, depending on the kind of roles he gets for movies or television series.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Eric Balfour?

The height of Eric Balfour is about 6 ft 2 in (188 cm).

How old is Eric Balfour?

Eric Balfour was born in California on April 24, 1977, and is 45 years old in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Eric Balfour was born on April 24, 1977, into a Jewish family to parents David Balfour and Sharon Salter in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. He completed his schooling in a high school in Burbank. He grew up with his younger sister Tori Balfour. There is not much information about the education of Eric Balfour.


Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Eric Balfour's partner?

Eric was engaged to Moon Bloodgood in 2005. But they both separated in 2007. Then, he started dating Leonor Varella in 2007. They, too, got separated in 2010. Eric Balfour then married his five years long girlfriend Erin Chiamulon on May 30, 2015, in Pacific Palisades, California, where he was born on April 24 in Los Angeles. She is a fashion designer. They both have a son named Oliver Lion Balfour, born on August 2, 2018. The couple welcomed their second child, Romeo Amadeus Balfour, on May 6, 2022.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Eric Balfour made his film drama debut in 1998 with a drama named 'Shattered Image'. He then appeared in the movie 'What Women Want' in 2000. His next movie was 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre', released in 2003. The roles he has portrayed in the television series include Milo Pressman in '24' which was an action thriller; Gabriel Dimas, as Claire Fisher's boyfriend, which was a recurring role in the HBO series named 'Six Feet Under' in the year 2001, Duke Crocker in the series 'Haven', Eddie in the television series called 'The O.C.', and Boone in the series' Country Comfort'.

A few series of him also didn't go well and were canceled after a few episodes. The names of the series include 'Veritas: The Quest' (canceled after only four episodes in the year 2003), 'Hawaii' (canceled after seven episodes in the year 2004), and 'Sex, Love, And Secrets' (canceled after four episodes). He also appeared alongside Lauren Lee Smith in the Canadian drama 'Lie With Me'. He then debuted as Brian Peluso on an NBC-based crime drama titled 'Conviction' produced by Dick Wolf. Eric has also appeared in the series' Life On Mars'. He appeared in one episode of Monk in September 2009. In the same year, i.e., in 2009, he got a recurring role in a drama titled 'The Beautiful Life', but it got canceled after two episodes.

Charity Work

Balfour has been involved in a lot of charity work with modern slavery. He has worked with Falling Whistles, an organization set up by his friend Sean Carasso, and also attended the 2010 Freedom Awards, organized by Free The Slaves.

What awards has Eric Balfour won?

The awards won by Eric are :

In Garden State Film Festival for Narrative in 2021.

Young Artist Award in 1994.

He has also been nominated for many roles.

Eric Balfour's Hobbies And Interests

He has a liking for branded cars.

Other Interesting Eric Balfour Facts And Trivia

  • Interesting facts about Eric Balfour:
  • The zodiac sign of Eric is Taurus.
  • He appeared as a guest star on the show 'Dawson's Creek' in the ninth episode of the first season.
  • His film 'Lie With Me' premiered at the Toronto Film Festival on September 10, 2005.
  • Eric was the face of Valentino V, a male fragrance of the fashion brand named Valentino.
  • Eric has performed with Brittany Murphy as one of the band's members named Blessed With Soul.
  • Eric Balfour is an extremely popular actor who has worked in several films and television series.
  • He has appeared in one of the 'Celebrity Ghost Stories' episodes.
  • During his high school days, he remained at the high school theater.
  • Eric Balfour bagged his first role at the age of 14 years for a children's television show. The name of the show is 'Kids Incorporated'.
  • Eric appeared regularly during the first season of the show '24'. He worked in the role of computer technician Milo during the first seven episodes of the show. He reprised his role in the show's sixth season for 19 episodes. After that, he left the show and looked for other opportunities.

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