Barrett Foa News

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.

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Eric Beal NCIS: Los Angeles
Birth Date:
New York, New York

NCIS: Los Angeles Quotes

The ships were made of wood. The men were made of steel.


(Hetty approaches Callen as he is sleeping, he wakes up staring at Hetty)
Hetty: Did you catch him this time? You were twitching like a sleeping dog.
Callen: Well, you now what they say about sleeping dogs. (looks at Hetty)