August 19, 1955
66 years old
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm
72 kg | 158.5 lbs
9 US | 42 EU
Peter Killian Gallagher was born in New York City, New York, United States, on August 19, 1955, is an American actor.
Young Peter Gallagher first started performing in school theater productions.
He made his big screen debut in musical drama film The Idolmaker (1980) in role as Guido/Caesare.
He got his television debut in CBS soap opera Guiding Light (1979) in role as Chuck Haskell.
Peter's breakthrough performance came as John Mullany in drama film S*x, Lies, and Videotape (1989).
He landed his Broadway debut in a musical "Hair (1977) in role as Claude.
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Peter Gallagher is 66 years old.
Peter Gallagher net worth is around 8 million dollars.
He won the Volpi Cup for Best Ensemble Cast and a Golden Globe Special Ensemble Cast Award for his role as Stormy Weathers in comedy drama film Short Cuts (1993).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Buddy Kane in black comedy drama film American Beauty (1999).
Summer Lovers (1982) romantic comedy opposite Daryl Hannah and Barbara Rush
Mortal Thoughts (1991) neo-noir mystery thriller with Demi Moore and Bruce Willis
The Player (1992) satirical black comedy opposite Tim Robbins and Greta Scacchi
While You Were Sleeping (1995) romantic comedy with Sandra Bullock and Bill Pullman
The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997) spy comedy opposite Bill Murray and Joanne Whalley
House on Haunted Hill (1999) supernatural horror with Geoffrey Rush and Famke Janssen
Center Stage (2000) teen drama opposite Amanda Schull and Zoe Saldaña
He voiced Mole King in animated movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina (2002).
Adam (2009) romantic comedy drama opposite Hugh Dancy and Rose Byrne
A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) comedy with Mila Kunis and Kristen Bell
Palm Springs (2020) science fiction romantic comedy opposite Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti
He was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Parental Unit for his role as Sandy Cohen in Fox teen drama television series The O.C. (2003-2007).
He was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series for his role as Larry Kosinski in HBO comedy drama television series Togetherness (2015-2016).
Skag (1980) NBC drama series in role as John Skagska
Titanic (1996) CBS miniseries in role as Wynn Park
The Secret Lives of Men (1998-1990) ABC sitcom in role as Michael
Californication (2009) Showtime comedy drama series in role as Dean Stacey Koons
Rescue Me (2010) FX comedy drama series in role as Father Phil Bingham
Covert Affairs (2010-2014) USA Network action drama series in role as Arthur Campbell
New Girl (2016) Fox sitcom in role as Gavin Schmidt
He had recurring role as Deputy Chief William Dodds in NBC crime drama television series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2014-2019).
Grace and Frankie (2017- ) Netflix comedy series in role as Nick Skolka
The Gifted (2018) Fox superhero series in role as Benedict Ryan
Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (2020-2021) NBC musical comedy drama series in role as Mitch Clarke
Grey's Anatomy (2021- ) ABC medical drama series in role as Dr. David Hamilton
Attended Byram Hills High School in Armonk, New York.
Graduated from Tufts University in 1977.
Studied acting at the William Esper Studio.
He is the youngest of three children.
Has Irish ancestry.
He is an avid golfer.
He won the Theatre World Award for his role as Otto in a musical "A Doll's Life" (1982).
He won the Clarence Derwent Award for Most Promising Male for his role as Billy in a play "The Real Thing" (1984).
He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role as Edmund Tyrone in a play "Long Day's Journey Into Night" (1986).
He was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical for his role as Sky Masterson in a musical "Guys and Dolls" (1992).
He married Paula Harwood in 1983, they have a daughter, Kathryn and a son, James.