Barrett Foa is an American actor best known for his starring role as Eric Beal in the crime procedural television series NCIS: Los Angeles, since 2009.
Prior to his role on NCIS: Los Angeles, Foa played the lead in Avenue Q and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Broadway, and was in the original Broadway cast of Mamma Mia!.
Foa can also be heard on the 30th Anniversary Recording of Godspell, as Jesus.
Foa's television credits include guest starring roles on Numb3rs, NCIS, Entourage and The Closer.
Born and raised in New York City, Barrett went to The Dalton School on Manhattan's Upper East Side from Pre-K through 12th grade.
During his high school summers, he attended Interlochen Arts Camp in upstate Michigan, and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from The University of Michigan.