Eric is one of Simon’s best friends and considers himself an avant-garde New York intellectual. Clary and Simon loyally attend his band performances and poetry readings and sometimes he turns out to be useful, but rarely on purpose.
Chris Ratz portrays Eric in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones movie. The actor has had roles in Jesus Henry Christ, Cold Blooded, Score: A Hockey Musical, Suck, The Incredible Hulk, and The Tracey Fragments. Chris has also appeared on the TV shows Good God, Dan for Mayor, Murdoch Mysteries, Puppets Who Kill, and the mini-series The Englishman’s Boy.