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Eriq La Salle

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Actor/director Eriq La Salle is best known to worldwide television audiences for his award-winning portrayal of the commanding Dr. Peter Benton on the critically acclaimed and history-making medical drama ER. Educated at Juilliard and NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, his credits range from Broadway to film roles opposite Eddie Murphy in "Coming to America" and Robin Williams in "One Hour Photo." La Salle has maintained a prolific acting career while at the same time working steadily as a director, taking the helm for HBO and Showtime in addition to episodics such as Law & Order, CSI: New York and A Gifted Man, to name a few. This year he marks the beginning of the third element of his triple-threat career with the publication this summer of ...more

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message 3: by Anita

Anita Gabriella Wonderful!

message 2: by Becky

Becky I won "Laws of Depravity" in a contest that ended the other day. I cannot wait to read it! It sounds soooo good! :)

message 1: by Gwen

Gwen Thanks Eriq I will check this out!
I believe this is going to be fun...thanks again for the invite!

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