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Eric Blonowitz
Eric in iCarly.jpg
Character Statistics
Gender: Male
Birthday: August 25, 1989
Height: 5’9”
Education: Belleview High School
Friends: Craig Ramirez (best friend)
Drake Parker (best friend)
Josh Nichols (best friend)
Nemesis: Papa Nichols
Production Info
Portrayed by: Scott Halberstadt
First Appearance: Pilot
Last Appearance: Dance Contest (series)
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (film)
Start a Fan War (iCarly - Last official appearance)

Eric Blonowitz is a recurring character in Drake & Josh. He is a heavily stereotypical nerd and is mostly seen alongside his friend Craig, his best friend. However, they are less nerdy than Clayton. Eric was revealed to be a pacifist in the episode, Eric Punches Drake.


He and Craig are friends with Josh and Drake. He attends the Belleview High School. Usually, Drake mistakes him as Craig.


Season 1

Season 2

Season 3

Season 4


  • In The Demonator, he and Craig both get pranked by Papa Nichols.
  • Eric appears in the iCarly episode "iStart a Fan War" with Craig. They are kicked out of the Webicon for complaining about Creddie. They were also kicked out of the Teen Choice Awards for touching Justin Bieber's hair.
    • Josh Peck hosted the TCA in 2015.
  • Drake also thinks he is Jewish.
  • Drake sometimes accidentally calls him Craig in some episodes but always corrects him that's he's Eric.
  • He has a sister named Maureen.
  • Despite the character being the same age as Craig, when the show premiered, Scott Halberstadt was nearing 28, making him double the age of Alec Medlock.