Erik Stolhanske

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Erik Stolhanske
Erik Stolhanske at Tyndall AFB.jpg
Stolhanske speaks at Tyndall Air Force Base in 2015
Born (1968-08-23) August 23, 1968 (age 50)
OccupationActor, director, producer, writer, comedian
Years active1996–present

Erik Stolhanske (born August 23, 1968) is an American actor, writer, and producer, and one of the members of the Broken Lizard comedy group. He graduated from Breck School, then Colgate University. At Colgate he was part of the troupe Charred Goosebeak, which included the others of Broken Lizard.

He is a member of Beta Theta Pi at Colgate University.[citation needed]

He was born without a fibula,[1] and has had a prosthetic leg his entire life. He has since upgraded to a metal prosthetic, as shown in the Broken Lizard stand-up special, where the other members of the comedy troupe hit his leg with various items, including a metal baseball bat and a hammer. Since his movie career started picking up with Super Troopers, he has done talks at various venues about his life growing up without a leg, and how he overcame said adversity. He was captain of his baseball team in grade school. He was also featured in the original P90X workout series' plyometrics segment.



Year Title Role Notes
1996 Puddle Cruiser Freaky Reaky with Broken Lizard
2001 Super Troopers Robert "Rabbit" Roto with Broken Lizard, also served as an electrician on set.
2002 The Sweetest Thing Paramedic
2004 Club Dread Sam with Broken Lizard
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard Campus Cop #2
2006 Beerfest Todd Wolfhouse with Broken Lizard
2008 The Onion Movie The Onion Producer Direct-to-DVD
2009 The Slammin' Salmon Guy Metdrapedes with Broken Lizard
2012 Freeloaders Jolly Roger
RockBarnes: The Emperor in You RockBarnes
2018 Super Troopers 2 Robert "Rabbit" Roto with Broken Lizard


Year Title Role Notes
2002 Undeclared Photographer (Uncredited) Episode: Parents' Weekend
Six Feet Under Man on Boat Episode: In Place of Anger
2004 Curb Your Enthusiasm Sven Jonsson Episode: The 5 Wood
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments Himself Television special
2018 Vendors Slay0r TV Movie

He has also appeared on the P90X workout series.


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