Born in France, Eric Geynes is of English/French parentage. Following a career as a professional swimmer, he trained at Drama Centre London. He has acted in numerous theatre productions, from Berkoff's Metamorphosis to Sarah Kane's Blasted. Eric has now returned to Europe after a run in the Off Broadway show the Blue Man Group. He played regular character Artyom in the series Fearless directed by Sebastien Drouin (BlackPills) and Officer Lambert in BBC Casualty directed by Steve Brett. His 2020 TV projects include an MI5 agent in the last episode of The Bureau (Canal +) directed by renowned French director Jacques Audiard ; unconventional 13th century Dr Luppo (semi regular) in a new medieval series Glow And Darkness with Jane Seymour, Joan Collins and Steven Berkoff ; main guest Arthur in a feature length episode of French prime-time show Camping Paradise (TF1).
He wrote and shared the lead with French actress Marie Bunel in the short film Hiatus nominated for Best Drama at the BAFTA qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival. The feature version of the story is in development.