Eric Lawrence Brown is an American actor and is better known by his professional name as Eric Lively. He was born on the 31st of July in the year of 1981. He is widely recognized for the role of Nick Larson in the movie The Butterfly Effect 2. His another notable character is known for the role of Mark Wayland. He had the role in the drama series of The L Word. The drama was a hit series. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the inheritance of Ernest Brown and Elaine Lively.

Beginning on his movie career he did the role of a baby in the movie Brainstorm. The movie was premiered in the year of 1983. He was just two years at that time. When he completed his high school, he went to New York in order to build up his profession as a photographer. He moved there to study photography. He attended the Parsons The New School for design which was in the New York City where he studied photography. Eric was also a former model of Abercrombie and Fitch. Going on with his acting career he first starred as Stephanie’s boyfriend on an episode of Full House. He was 13 at that time. Then in the year of 1999 he also featured in the movie American Pie.

From the year of 2000 to 2001 he had the role of Carey Bell which he featured in the television series of So Weird. During his appearance in the television show he learned to play guitar which is featured in the show. Eventually he started to feature in the television series A Minute With Stan Hooper. He was the cast member of the show and it was the Norm MacDonald series which was telecasted in the year of 2003. He appeared with Kristen Stewart in the movie Speak which was in the year 2004. Then in the next year 2005 he got different offers from different shows and which he played in 24 and The L Word. Lively had the role of Mark Wayland, a documentary filmmaker. From the month of March till May he was the cast member in the WB series of Modern Men in the year of 2006. He has had other main characters in different movies and television shows too. He had the role of main character in The Butterfly Effect 2 which was premiered in the year 2006. Lively featured in the 24: Redemption as the son of the President as Roger Taylor. The movie was the prequel to 24 and its seventh season.

His other appearance also include in the music video of Pink where he played on screen as Pink’s boyfriend. The music video was titled Please Don’t Leave Me in the year of 2009. The music video also featured the stuntman Justin Sundquist playing as the stunt double. He also had guest appearance in the series of The Client List which is the Lifetime series. Talking about his roles in his movies he did the role of Andy Evans in the movie Speak along with Kristen Stewart in the year 2004. In the year 2006 he had done two movies The Breed and The Butterfly Effect 2 where he portrayed Matt and Nicholas “Nick” Larson respectively. He played the role of Brad and Charlie in the movies Live! and Sex and Breakfast which was released in the year 2007. And later in the year 2008 he did two movies which also includes 24: Redemption along with Deep Winter. Lively played as Tyler Crowe in the movie Deep Winter. His latest appearance is in the movie A Madea Christmas, released in the year of 2013 and in BFFs in the year 2014.