Erika was born in Plainfield, New Jersey, and grew up in the neighboringsmall town of Mountainside. She attended Kent Place School in Summit,New Jersey, and then went on to Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NewYork, where she graduated magna cum laude with a BA in Drama. Aftercollege, she moved to Los Angeles, where she worked steadily as anactress and singer and fronted her own successful alternative rock/popband, Velvet Chain - best known for their work on the "Buffy theVampire Slayer" TV show and soundtrack album. She recently relocated toNew York, where she continues to work on stage and in film.
In addition to "Buffy," Velvet Chain has also had songs used on MTV's"Road Rules" and "Live Through This," VH1's "Sparkle Lounge," HBO's"Sex and the City," ABC's "Big Shots," and E!'s "Fashion Television,"among others. .
|1||Picking Up Chicks with Harland Williams||2001||as 1st Girl at Bar|
|2||A Couple of Days and Nights||2005||as Jula Diva|
|3||Friends and Strangers||2011||as Marie|
|4||Smack||2001||as Mr. Snooper|
|5||Bringing Up Jack||1995||as Sandy|
|6||Buffy the Vampire Slayer||1997||as Band Member|
|8||Quantum Leap||1989||as Lt. Anna Guri|
|9||Sparkle Lounge||1997||as Herself|
|10||The Message Board||2009||as Dita Malone|
|11||Win Ben Steins Money||1997||as Herself|