Eric Higgins

Eric was most recently seen in US crime drama QUANTICO directed Russell Lee Fine for ABC Network.

More recently, he appeared as Garda Brady in Stefanie Preissner comedy CAN’T COPE, WON’T COPE directed by Cathy Brady for Deadpan Pictures.

Notable television appearances include Knut in Michael Hirst’s adventure series VIKINGS directed Johan Renck for World 2000/Take 5, screened Internationally on History. Eric also played the part of King Henry’s Groom alongside Jonathan Rhys Myers in hit Period drama THE TUDORS directed by Steve Shill and Ciaran Donnelly for Showtime.

Abbey Theatre credits include debuting in Oscar Wilde’s THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, the role of Hopkins in THE CRUCIBLE and THE BURIAL AT THEBES  both directed by Patrick Mason.

Further stage credits include BODY ELECTRIC (Dublin Fringe), CALIGULA directed by Conor Hanratty for Rough Magic Seeds, LA MEREA (Bedrock), CUCHULAIN: THE HOUND OF ULSTER directed by Zoe Zeaton for Cahoots N.I. , MYRMIDONS (Ouroboros), MACBETH and THREE FIGURES AT A WELL directed by Peter Hussey for Riverbank Theatre.

Eric is an experienced stunt performer and mixed Martial Artist.