Eric Stoltz



  • Birth Place: Whittier, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/30/1961, Libra
  • Profession: Actor; producer; director
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Eric Stoltz Fast Facts:
  • Earned money playing piano for local theater productions at the age of 14.
  • Was roommates with actor Anthony Edwards at the University of Southern California.
  • Studied theater under Stella Adler, William Taylor and Peggy Feury.
  • Made his feature-film debut in 1982's Fast Times at Ridgemont High.
  • Originally cast as Marty McFly in the movie Back to the Future.  After six weeks of filming, director Robert Zemeckis replaced him with Michael J. Fox because Stoltz was "too intense."
  • First took up directing with the 2001 TV-movie My Horrible Year!
  • Eric Stoltz Relationships:
  • Bridget Fonda - Ex-significant Other
  • Susan R. Stoltz - Sister
  • Jack Stoltz - Father
  • Jennifer Jason Leigh - Ex-significant Other
  • Catherine Stoltz - Sister
  • Evelyn B. Stoltz - Mother
  • Eric Stoltz Awards:
  • 1986 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1989 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Play) - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

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