Eric Lloyd

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Eric Lloyd
BornDavid Eric Lloyd Morelli
(1986-05-19) May 19, 1986 (age 28)
Glendale, California, U.S.A.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, comedian, former child actor
Years active1992–present
Spouse(s)Lisa Marie Tasker
 
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Eric Lloyd
BornDavid Eric Lloyd Morelli
(1986-05-19) May 19, 1986 (age 28)
Glendale, California, U.S.A.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, comedian, former child actor
Years active1992–present
Spouse(s)Lisa Marie Tasker

Eric Lloyd (born David Eric Lloyd Morelli;[1] on May 19, 1986) is an American actor, comedian, and former child actor. Lloyd is best known for work as a child actor in such roles as Charlie Calvin in The Santa Clause film trilogy,[2] and as "Little John" Warner in the NBC television series Jesse.[3]

Early life[edit]

Lloyd was born in Glendale, California, the son of Melissa (née Rogers) and David Morelli.[4] His cousin is actress Alyssa Milano and his sister is actress Emily Ann Lloyd. In Spring 2005, he attended Chapman University. He was the lead singer for the Glendale, California band Conflict Conveyed Through Audio

Career[edit]

His television career began when between ages 2 and 5 he was cast as a young Fred Savage in episodes of The Wonder Years.[2][5] His film credits include Batman & Robin, Dunston Checks In, My Giant, The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, and The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue.

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
1993Sunny's DeliveranceDavidShort film
1993Heart and SoulsThomas Reilly - age 7
1994GreedyJoe (6 years old)
1994The Santa ClauseCharlie Calvin
1996The Oz Kids Christmas in OzNeddie (voice)Video short
1996The Oz Kids Who Stole Santa?Neddie (voice)Video
 -1996 The Oz Kids The Gnome Prince and the Magic Belt Neddie (voice) Video The Oz Kids Toto Lost in New York Neddie (voice) Video The Oz Kids Underground Adventure Neddie (voice) Video The Oz Kids The Monkey Prince Neddie (voice Video The Oz Kids Journey Beneath the Sea Neddie (voice) Video The Oz Kids Return of Mombi Neddie (voice) Video 
1996Dunston Checks InKyle Grant
1996Nome Prince and the Magic Belt, TheThe Nome Prince and the Magic BeltNeddie (voice)Video
1996Toto Lost in New YorkNeddie (voice)Video
1996Virtual OzNeddie (voice)Video
1997Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue, TheThe Brave Little Toaster to the RescueBlanky (voice)Video
1997Spittin' Image, TheThe Spittin' ImageWallyShort film
1997Batman & RobinYoung Bruce Wayne
1997Deconstructing HarryHilly
1998My GiantYoung Sammy
1998Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, TheThe Brave Little Toaster Goes to MarsBlanky (voice)Video
1998Luminous MotionPhillip
2002Santa Clause 2, TheThe Santa Clause 2Charlie Calvin
2006Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause, TheThe Santa Clause 3: The Escape ClauseCharlie Calvin
2011ChromeSkull: Laid to Rest 2Geeky Worker
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
1989Wonder Years, TheThe Wonder YearsYoung Kevin ArnoldEpisode: "Brightwing"
1992Laurie HillLeo HillRecurring role (10 episodes)
1993Family Torn Apart, AA Family Torn ApartChris HanniganTV film
1994In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & MadnessYoung JohnTV film
1994Seasons of the HeartDavidTV film
1995Abandoned and DeceivedMatthewTV film
1997Christmas Memory, AA Christmas MemoryBuddyTV film
1998ChameleonGhenTV film
1998-2000JesseLittle John WarnerRecurring role (41 episodes)
2000Rocket PowerJosh (voice)Episode: "All About Sam/Half Twister"
2001ERMartin LeanlyEpisode: "Rampage"
2011About AbbyXander FallsEpisode: "...and the Musician"
Episode: "...and the Dead Fish"
2012True PerfectionKyleTV miniseries, post-production

Video Games[edit]

Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
1996Goosebumps: Escape from HorrorlandClay

Recognition[edit]

In 1996, The Star Telegram wrote "Eric Lloyd is a few years shy of adolescence, but already he has the credentials of a veteran actor," stating that at that the time his biggest role was in The Santa Clause, but that his role in Dunston Checks In put him "back in the thick of things".[2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ This is his full birth name, according to the State of California. California Birth Index, 1905–1995. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. At Ancestry.com
  2. ^ a b c "Eric Lloyd". Star Telegram. January 30, 1996. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  3. ^ Sterritt, David (May 14, 2000). "On the Road With an Eccentric, Provocative Mom". The New York Times. pp. Arts & Leisure. 
  4. ^ "Eric Lloyd Biography (1986–)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved December 10, 2010. 
  5. ^ Polunsky, Bob (November 11, 1994). "'Santa Clause'- Tim Allen sleighs Christmas". San Antonio Express-News. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  6. ^ "Fifteenth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1992–1993". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  7. ^ a b "Sixteenth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1993–1994". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Eighteenth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1995–1996". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  9. ^ "Nineteenth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1996–1997". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  10. ^ a b "Twentyith Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1997–1998". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  11. ^ "Twentyfirst Annual Youth in Film Awards, 1998–1999". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  12. ^ "Twentyfourth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 2003". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 
  13. ^ "Twentyeighth Annual Youth in Film Awards, 2003". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved December 9, 2010. 

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