Erik is a two-time New England Emmy® Award winner, eight-time nominee, and former Top 200 Director on HBO's Project Greenlight. His tongue-in-cheek, film noir-infused television series, The Cobblestone Corridor (for which Erik serves as showrunner and lead actor) is the winner of three New England Emmy® Awards and recipient of nine nominations. Recent theatre directing includes The 39 Steps (Connecticut Critics Circle nominee) at the Ivoryton Playhouse and Footloose at Ozark Actors Theatre in Rolla, MO. Erik's debut feature, Long Lost, is currently in post production.
Film and television credits include The Cobblestone Corridor, The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements (PBS) and Sorority Nightmare (Lifetime). Theatre acting includes the U.S. premiere of Calendar Girls, the world premiere of Rear Window (starring Kevin Bacon), and Tony-winner Darko Tresnjak's celebrated mounting of Hamlet. This autumn, Erik is playing Simon Bright in Ivoryton Playhouse's production of The Game's Afoot.
Erik has served as adjunct faculty at Trinity College and Artist-in-Residence at Avon Old Farms School. He graduated cum laude from Trinity and is an alumnus of the London Dramatic Academy in London, England.