Eric Schweig was born on June 19, 1967 in Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada as Ray Dean Thrasher. He is an actor, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1992), The Missing (2003) and Big Eden (2000).
Formerly resided in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Was adopted at the age of six months and lived in Inuvik in the Western Arctic and then Bermuda before moving to Nothern Ontario. Is of German and Inuit descent. He is a renowned master carver of Inuit masks and carvings. Does personal appearances all over North America speaking to Indigenous, Native American and First Nation youth.