Eric Michael Cole, born September 21, 1976 in Sacramento, California, is an American actor who played the role of a Poser on the FX original series Sons of Anarchy. He appears only on the episode "Patch Over" in the series' first season.


Eric Michael Cole was born in Sacramento, California but grew up in the Pacific Northwest. His first movie was Mr. Holland's Opus followed by his break-through role as Dean Preston in White Squall directed by Ridley Scott. Soon after he appeared in the television film Gia with Angelina Jolie for HBO Films. During the course of his career he's appeared in Sons of Anarchy, Southland, and Law & Order on television, as well as many features that include New Best Friend, Trash, and Sunken City. Eric also enjoys producing with In Memory of My Father and The Runaway. He recently wrapped a starring role in Hangman due at the end of the year. He currently resides in Los Angeles CA and is a strict vegetarian. He is a skilled craftsman and continues to study the art of acting with his teacher Max Decker at the CM Acting Studio.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • Gia as T.J.
  • White Squall as Dean Preston
  • Mr. Holland's Opus as Boy 2
  • Trash as Anthony DeMarie
  • Last Call as Nico
  • Little Savant as David
  • Lost in Plainview as Alex
  • Sunken City as Todd Mueller


External LinksEdit


Season 1 appearances
"Pilot" "Seeds" "Fun Town" "Patch Over" "Giving Back"
"AK-51" "Old Bones" "The Pull" "Hell Followed" "Better Half"
"Capybara" "The Sleep of Babies" "The Revelator"