Eric Szmanda

Eric Szmanda

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Jul. 24th, 1975
Born in
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Eric Szmanda's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation TV Show
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
The Net TV Show
The Net

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


Eric Kyle Szmanda (born July 24, 1975) is an American actor. He portrays Greg Sanders in the CBS police drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, a role he has held since the show began in 2000.

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Don and Elaine Szmanda, and has two brothers, Brett and Rob. He is of a Polish decent. He attended Mukwonago High School and graduated at the age of nineteen at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, California. While he was in school, he began marketing internships with music conglomerate BMG and moved to Chicago, Illinoi to take a full-time job in the music business. His great-uncle Ray Szmanda is the "Menard's Guy," a local celebrity in the Midwest famous for his enthusiastic ads for Menard's hardware stores.

Szmanda supports the U.S. Campaign for Burma and traveled to Thailand to see the conditions of Burmese refugees who have fled their native country.

  • Is a fan of 'Marilyn Manson' (qv). In 2003, he appeared in the video to Manson''s song "Saint" along with _Asia Argento_, who also directed it. The video has never aired in the United States.
  • Attended Carroll College in Wisconsin.
  • He has two brothers named Rob and Brett
  • In his first movie the producer he was working with requested that he changed his name
  • Great-nephew of former Menard's pitchman 'Ray Szmanda' (qv). Name rhymes with raw-panda.
  • He likes the music of the Icelandic band 'Sigur Rós' (qv).
  • Played drums until about freshman year in high school
  • Acted in numerous plays in high school

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