More Eric Balfour Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)Eric Balfour is best known for his work on the Golden Globe winning HBO series Six Feet Under for creator/writer Alan Ball, in which Balfour plays Gabe, the drug addicted troubled boyfriend of Claire (Lauren Ambrose). Additionally Balfour was seen on the FOX hit series 24 as the character Milo. Joining the series in the fifth hour, Milo is the smart and eccentric resident computer expert at the CTU. Other television credits include NYPD Blue, The West Wing and Chicago Hope.
On the big screen Balfour has appeared in a number of films. Most recently he was seen in New Line Cinema's Secondhand Lions and in the Revolution Studios/Joe Roth film America's Sweethearts, opposite Julia Roberts and John Cusack. Other credits include the Paramount Pictures/Nancy Meyers film What Women Want, opposite Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt, Can't Hardly Wait and Trojan War.
In addition to his work as an actor, Balfour is also involved in many other endeavors. As the lead singer of his band Fredalba he sells out headlining shows at clubs around Los Angeles including The House of Blues and The Viper Room. With a lively sound that mixes reggae, hip-hop, soul, rock and funk, Balfour and his band members just released their first album Uptown Music for Downtown Kids.
Bio courtesy New Line Cinema for "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" (18-Oct-2003)