Barrett Foa plays Eric Beal on NCIS: Los Angeles.
An acclaimed stage actor, Foa was born in Manhattan. He honed his theatrical studies at the University of Michigan, graduating with honors and earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre performance.
Foa also spent a semester around the world studying Shakespeare and acting at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, England.
After college, Foa landed his first major role in New York, starring as Jesus in Stephen Schwartz's off-Broadway revival production of Godspell.
On NCIS: LA, Barrett Foa plays the part of Eric Beal, a tech operator in the Office of Special Projects, on a recurring guest star basis.
In addition to various workshops and readings, Foa donates his time and talents to community causes and nonprofit theatre companies and organizations, including Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and The Actors' Fund.