Eric Petersen Hails from the Chicago suburb of Carol Stream, Illinois. Eric attended Glenbard North High School. He then went to Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, where he earned a degree in Acting.
Eric worked extensively on stage in NYC appearing in 4 Broadway shows and multiple tours, regional and off Broadway performances.
He has split time between NYC & LA since 2011.
Originated the role of Brick in the Jimmy Buffett musical "Escape To Margaritaville" on Broadway.
Broadway: School of Rock (Dewey), Escape to Margaritaville (Brick, original cast), Shrek: The Musical (Shrek standby), Peter and the Starcatcher (Ted). First national tours: Shrek: The Musical (Shrek), ... Spelling Bee (William Barfee). Madison Square Garden: Elf (Buddy). Film/TV: “Kirstie” (series regular), “Big Bang Theory,” “Modern Family,” “NCIS,” “CSI,” “Law & Order,” “GCB,” “The Brittany Murphy Story.” Disney Channel: “Jessie,” “Kirby Buckets,” “Pair of Kings.” Upcoming Coen Brothers film: “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs.” Bradley University graduate.Add to Call Sheet