Best known for his role in the Netflix original television comedy series Haters Back Off, Erik Stocklin is an American actor born and raised in New Jersey. Similarly, he had recurring roles on the tv series Mistresses (2013), and Stalker (2014). Eric is married to his co-star Colleen Ballinger and shares a son together.
Born Erik Flynn Stocklin on 24th September 1982 in Freehold, New Jersey, under the birth sign Libra. Similarly, Erik belongs to white ethnicity and holds American nationality. Besides this, not much is known regarding his family, parents, and siblings.
For his education, he went to a local high school and later enrolled in the Southern Connecticut State University. He graduated in the year 2007 with a bachelor degree in theatre. He even attended the Circle in the Square Theatre School located in New York City.
Stocklin is a happily married man and father of one. He is married to beautiful actress Colleen Ballinger, also his co-star in the Netflix’s comedy series, Haters Back Off.
The pair met on the set of Haters Back Off and became friends. By the end of the shoot, they started dating each other and confirmed the news about their relationship to the public.
Their wedding took place in early 2018 in the presence of their family members and close friends. The pair is blessed with a son Flynn who was born on 10th December 2018.
Erik often shares pictures with his wife and son on his Instagram account. He expresses his love for his family and is grateful for them.
Furthermore, prior to her wedding, Colleen was married to YouTube personality and singer Joshua David Evans. The couple started dating in 2015 and became YouTube power couple. Similarly, they tied the knot on 2nd July 2015 in California. However, their married life could not last long and separated in September 2016.
Talking about his worth, Erik has an estimated net worth of $550,000 at present. His primary source of income is his acting career. Besides, he also earns from his advertisements, sponsors, and endorsements.
According to sources, the average salary of an actor in the United States ranges around $2,900 to $3,239 per week to $48,000 to $55,000 annually. Erik surely earns near the average range based on his experience in the field. Similarly, the S-ranked stared actors takes home up to $20-50 million for the high budget movie.
Stocklin started his acting career soon after his graduation and has been featured as the main role in many movies like Donner Pass, The Bad Boys, and others. His other notable film work includes Nesting, Grey Sheep, Hollow Body, and more.
He starred in the television series Stalker in the recurring role Perry Whitley, and in Mistresses as Sam Grey. Similarly, he appeared as a guest in several TV shows like The Vampire Diaries, Timeless, Bones, and more. His recent work credit includes Haters Back Off, Hollow body, Girlboss, Timeless, and others.
In addition, Erik even appeared in the national commercials for Hyundai, Mazda, Marmot, Apple, and McDonald’s.