Eric Douglas Biography (1962-)
Born June 21, 1962, in Los Angeles, CA; son of Kirk (an actor) and Anne (Mitchell) Douglas. Addresses: OFFICES--9000 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 405, Los Angeles, CA 90069; 484 W. 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036. MANAGER--c/o Michael Mann Management, 8380 Melrose Avenue, Suite 207, Los Angeles, CA 90069.
Eric Douglas told CTFT that he is active in suicide prevention organizations.
- Birth Details
- June 21, 1962
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- STAGE DEBUT--Howard Wilton, The Man, Apple Corps Theatre, New York City,for twenty-four performances.
- LONDON DEBUT--Father, Blood Wedding, McGowan Theatre, 1981, for sixteen performances.
- Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE APPEARANCES
- Hally, Master Harold ... and the Boys, Lyceum Theatre, New York City, 1982.
- Henry, Strictly Dishonorable, Apple Corps Theatre, New York City, 1983.
- Miller, American Music, Second Stage Theatre, New York City, 1986.
- Don, Butterflies Are Free, Tiffany's Attic Theatre, New York City, 1986.
- Also appeared as Romeo, Romeo and Juliet, Roxy Theatre, TN, 1988; in Macbeth, MacGowan Theatre, London; The Bacchae, Vanburgh Theatre, London; The Importance of Being Earnest, Rape of Lucrece, and Titus Andronicus, all Avatar Theatre, London; The Adventures of Friar Tuck, O'Neill Theatre Centre, New London, CT; Between Daylight and Booneville, Richmond Shephard Theatre; and in The Littlest Clown.
- Credits; MAJOR TOURS
- Hally, Master Harold ... and the Boys, U.S. cities, 1982.
- FILM DEBUT--Bud Tenneray, A Gunfight, Paramount, 1971.
- Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- Donny, The Flamingo Kid, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1984.
- Ernie Leads, Jr., Tomboy, Crown International, 1985.
- Tom Reeves, Nothing in Common, Tri-Star, 1986.
- Yellow Dragon, The Golden Child, Paramount, 1986.
- Johnny Warshetsky, Student Confidential, Troma, 1987.
- Also appeared in The Counselor.
- TELEVISION DEBUT--Young Joe Rabin, Remembrance of Love, NBC, 1982.
- PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; MINI-SERIES Billy Stoddard, North and South, Book II, ABC, 1982.
- Credits; EPISODIC
- The White Shadow, CBS, 1982.
- Happy Days, ABC, 1983.
- Highway to Heaven, NBC, 1986.
- Credits; MOVIES
- La Belle Anglaise, Channel 2 (France), 1987.
July 6, 2004: Douglas was found dead on July 6, 2004, in Manhattan, New York. He was 46. Source: CNN.com, www.cnn.com/2004/SHOWBIZ/Movies/07/06/kirk.douglas.son.ap/index.html, July 8, 2004; E! Online, www.eonline.com,July 8, 2004.August 9, 2004: Douglas's death was ruled as an accidental overdose, involving a combination of prescription drugs and alcohol. Source: E! Online, www.eonline.com, August 16, 2004.