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Eric Nelsen

Also Credited As: Eric M. Nelsen
 
Birth Place:
West Palm Beach, FL
Bio:
Eric Nelsen is a 4x Emmy Award winning American television, film and Broadway actor and producer. He is best known for his work as an actor in Hulu's revival of All My Children playing AJ Chandler and most recently, his recurring role in season 4 of Showtime's hit drama The Affair. On stage, Nelsen ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: West Palm Beach, FL

Bio:
Eric Nelsen is a 4x Emmy Award winning American television, film and Broadway actor and producer. He is best known for his work as an actor in Hulu's revival of All My Children playing AJ Chandler and most recently, his recurring role in season 4 of Showtime's hit drama The Affair. On stage, Nelsen ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Jake (Understudy)
Danny (Understudy)
Little Brother (Understudy)
Harry (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Brett

Photos

Mimi Ryder, Eric Nelsen and the cast Photo

Mimi Ryder, Eric Nelsen and the cast

From: 
Date:
04/13/2016
Eric Nelsen and Gretchen Mol Photo

Eric Nelsen and Gretchen Mol

From: 
Date:
11/14/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Jake (Understudy)

Danny (Understudy)

Little Brother (Understudy)

Harry (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Brett

Eric Nelsen Biography

Eric Nelsen is a 4x Emmy Award winning American television, film and Broadway actor and producer. He is best known for his work as an actor in Hulu's revival of All My Children playing AJ Chandler and most recently, his recurring role in season 4 of Showtime's hit drama The Affair. On stage, Nelsen portrayed Brett Sampson in the original Broadway production of 13 The Musical starring alongside Ariana Grande, and starred with Gretchen Mol in The Good Mother, produced by The New Group. He has appeared in over 30 television series, including The Blacklist, Girls, The Following, NCIS, Blue Bloods and iCarly. Nelsen has also appeared in the films A Walk Among the Tombstones and Coming Through the Rye.

In 2018, Nelsen most recently won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for his work on the Amazon web series The Bay. As a producer, Nelsen has won three Daytime Emmys for his work producing The Bay and holds the world record for youngest Emmy Award winning producer in television history. He also produced the indie feature, Wakefield starring Bryan Cranston and Jennifer Garner.




Eric Nelsen News

SILENT PARTNER Starring Kara Young to Screen as part of the 25th Anniversary of Dance Photo SILENT PARTNER Starring Kara Young to Screen as part of the 25th Anniversary of Dances with Films:LA Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Multi-award-winning short film, Silent Partner, that explores systemic racism's effect on Black mental health will be shown at the TCL Chinese Theatres on Sat., June 11, at 12:30pm, as part of the 25th Anniversary of Dances with Films:LA (DWF:LA).

Paramount+ Renews 1883 for Second Season & Announces 1932 Series Photo Paramount+ Renews 1883 for Second Season & Announces 1932 Series
by Michael Major - Feb 15, 2022

Paramount+ today announced more of its hit series from Taylor Sheridan, 1883, is planned for the service following a record-breaking performance that shattered the service’s record as the most-watched title ever globally. Additionally, the service has ordered 1932, the next chapter of the “Yellowstone” origin story.

Rita Wilson Joins 1883 in Guest-Starring Role Photo Rita Wilson Joins 1883 in Guest-Starring Role
by Michael Major - Jan 5, 2022

Rita Wilson will join the Yellowstone prequel series as Carolyn, a Doan’s Crossing storekeeper. The series also stars Academy Award nominee Sam Elliott, Grammy Award® Winner Tim McGraw, Grammy Award® Winner Faith Hill, Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton, Isabel May and LaMonica Garrett, Audie Rick, Marc Rissmann, and Eric Nelsen.

1883 Marks Most Watched Paramount+ Series Debut Photo 1883 Marks Most Watched Paramount+ Series Debut
by Michael Major - Dec 21, 2021

Created by Academy Award Nominee Taylor Sheridan, 1883 is the highly anticipated prequel to the “Yellowstone.” The original series stars Academy Award nominee Sam Elliott, Grammy Award Winner Tim McGraw, Grammy Award Winner Faith Hill, Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton, Isabel May and LaMonica Garrett, and more

SILENT PARTNER Starring Roderick Lawrence, Michael Park & More to Premiere at the New Photo SILENT PARTNER Starring Roderick Lawrence, Michael Park & More to Premiere at the New York Shorts International Film Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2021

The award-winning film, SILENT PARTNER, gets its New York premiere at the New York Shorts International Film Festival on Saturday, October 30 at 6:30 PM, followed by an encore presentation at the International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival, running November 10 - 14, 2021.

Student Blog: The Campus is Buzzing Again - Frosty's World #16 Photo Student Blog: The Campus is Buzzing Again - Frosty's World #16
by Student Blogger: Laura Frost - Oct 18, 2021

Beginning my senior year as a major in arts management and entrepreneurship, I've been lucky to get through some of my less-favorite academic requirements. Yes, things that involve math. The Baldwin Wallace University business management portion of the curriculum is especially rigorous. Intermediate-level accounting and economics taught me to admire students who love that material. I have to credit my accounting and economic professors for building my interest. See what I did there? Who would have guessed that you need money to run a theatre, music or arts business? After completing these required courses, my attitude changed from 'Stayin Alive' to 'I Will Survive.'

Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Stanley Join THE STARS OF BROADWAY SHINE ON THE DEAEF 20 Photo Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Stanley Join THE STARS OF BROADWAY SHINE ON THE DEAEF 20th Anniversary Benefit
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

The Drug Enforcement Administration Educational Foundation has announced new additions to its 20th Anniversary virtual benefit “The Stars of Broadway Shine on the DEAEF” premiering on Thursday, March 25 at 8 PM ET.

BARING IT ALL WITH CALL ME ADAM Season 2 Launches With  Annie Golden, Karen Mason and Photo BARING IT ALL WITH CALL ME ADAM Season 2 Launches With Annie Golden, Karen Mason and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2021

Baring It All with Call Me Adam returns today, Thursday, January 7, 2021 when Season 2 of the entertainment podcast begins. This season, Baring It All host Adam Rothenberg focuses on his guest’s legacy and lessons learned.

Fran Drescher, Gideon Glick, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join ELEGIES FOR ANGELS,  Photo Fran Drescher, Gideon Glick, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS AND RAGING QUEENS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2020

More Broadway, television and film stars have been added to the celebrated series of songs and monologues Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens, set to stream on World AIDS Day - Tuesday, December 1, 2020. The virtual production, featuring 51 performers, will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

BWW Blog: It Can't Be True! Broadway's 13: The Musical is Being Adapted for Netflix - Photo BWW Blog: It Can't Be True! Broadway's 13: The Musical is Being Adapted for Netflix - Original Broadway Cast Weighs In
by Student Blogger: Kyle Morales - Nov 14, 2020

Although the show only ran for 105 performances at the Bernard B. Jacobs theater in 2008, the legacy of the show still lives on today. Enough so, that Netflix is in the process of adapting the show for the screen.

Eric Nelsen Videos

VIDEO: Ariana Grande & Jason Robert Brown Perform 'Jason's Song' on TONIGHT SHOW
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 20, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Ariana Grande performed 'Jason's Song (Gave It Away)' with a little help from Tony winning composer Jason Robert Brown.


Eric Nelsen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Eric Nelsen been in?
Eric Nelsen has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Eric Nelsen been in?
Eric Nelsen has not appeared in the West End