Peter Gallagher

Actor / Screenwriter | * 08/19/1955 (68) | New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Peter Killian Gallagher (born August 19, 1955) is an American actor. Since 1980, he has played roles in numerous Hollywood films. He is best known for starring as Sandy Cohen in the television drama series The O.C. from 2003 to 2007, recurring roles such as Deputy Chief William Dodds on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Stacey Koons on the Showtime comedy-drama Californication, Nick on the Netflix series Grace & Frankie, and Chuck Cedar in Mr. Deeds. He also played CIA Director of Clandestine Services (DCS) Arthur Campbell on Covert Affairs. He also is known for his roles in musical theatre, his most well known role being Sky Masterson in the 1992 Broadway revival of Guys and Dolls. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Peter Gallagher

Theatre World Award Clarence Derwent Awards Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play
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Movies with Peter Gallagher as Actor(86)

2023 Humane
as Edward Valmont2023 Cruel Intentions
as Donovan2023 Bermuda
as Mike Sullivan2021 One December Night
as Mitch Clarke2021 Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas
as Howard2020 Palm Springs
as Ken Scott2019 After
as Orson Schwartzman2017 Literally, Right Before Aaron
as Hank Mitchell2017 A Bad Moms Christmas
as Jonathan Reeves2016 Center Stage: On Pointe
as Willy Williams2015 Hello, My Name Is Doris
as The Interviewer (voice)2015 In a Relationship
as Mr Anderson2012 Step Up Revolution
as Vince Scali2010 Burlesque
as Narrator2010 GasHole
as Barry Scheck2010 Conviction
as Marty Buchwald2009 Adam
as Slater2009 The War Boys
as Jonathan Reeves2008 Center Stage: Turn It Up
as Sky Masterson (segment "Guys & Dolls")2004 Broadway's Lost Treasures II
as Len Martin2003 How to Deal
as Chuck Cedar2002 Mr. Deeds
as The Mole King (voice)2002 The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina
as Guido2001 Perfume
as Ted2001 Protection
as Philippe Ferronaire2001 Feast of All Saints
as Harry2000 Cupid & Cate
as Jordin2000 Other Voices
as Jonathan Reeves2000 Center Stage
as Tom Chapman2000 The Last Debate
as First Priest2000 Jesus Christ Superstar
as Donald W. Blackburn, M.D.1999 House on Haunted Hill
as Bob Matthews1999 Brotherhood of Murder
as Buddy Kane1999 American Beauty
as Johnny Scardino1998 Johnny Skidmarks
as Dr. Joe Messenger1998 Virtual Obsession
as Bernard Marx1998 Brave New World
as Gideon Hausner (voice)1997 The Trial of Adolf Eichmann
as James 'Jimmy' Ritchie1997 The Man Who Knew Too Little
as Jack Kale1997 Cafe Society
as himself1996 Cannes Man
as John Hayes1996 Last Dance
as Narrator1996 The Great Irish Famine
as Peter Callaghan1995 While You Were Sleeping
as Michael Chambers1995 The Underneath
as Robert Madigan1994 Mother's Boys
as Jack Robbins1994 White Mile
as Vic Tenetta1994 The Hudsucker Proxy
as John1993 Watch It
as Dr. Yorgrau1993 The Quiet Room
as Mitch Allison1993 The Frightening Frammis
as Stormy Weathers1993 Short Cuts
as Atty. Dennis Riley1993 Malice
as Anchor, Dan Riley1992 Bob Roberts
as Himself / Sky Masterson1992 Guys And Dolls: Off The Record
as Larry Levy1992 The Player
as Pollak1991 Milena
as Bob Freeman1991 Late for Dinner
as Richard Quince1990 Tune in Tomorrow...
as John Mullany1989 sex, lies, and videotape
as Lt. Cmdr. John Challee1988 The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial
as Aaron Copler1988 I'll Be Home for Christmas
as Brother Tony1988 High Spirits
as Edmund Tyrone1987 Long Day's Journey Into Night
as Kai1986 My Little Girl
as Jack Dolan1985 Dreamchild
as Nick1984 Terrible Joe Moran
as Michael Pappas1982 Summer Lovers
as Caesare1980 The Idolmaker

TV Shows/Series with Peter Gallagher as Actor(39)

as Tyler2022 Reboot
as Brett (uncredited)2021 Mr. Mayor
as Mitch Clarke2020 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist
as Self - Guest2019 Tamron Hall
as Andrew Finney2019 Truth Be Told
as Brian Foster2018 The Conners
as Benedict Ryan2017 The Gifted
as Nick2015 Grace and Frankie
as Nick Skolka2015 Grace and Frankie
as Larry2015 Togetherness
as Joel Greenberg2015 Man Seeking Woman
as Gavin2011 New Girl
2011 Whitney
as Arthur Campbell2010 Covert Affairs
as Dr. Michael Foster2007 The Gathering
as Dean Stacy Koons2007 Californication
2006 Shark
as David Hamilton2005 Grey's Anatomy
as Professor Vinick2005 How I Met Your Mother
as Self - The O.C.2004 On Air with Ryan Seacrest
as Sandy Cohen2003 The O.C.
as himself2001 Good Day Live
as Jared (voice)1999 Family Guy
as himself1997 The View
as Kurt (voice)1996 Superman: The Animated Series
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as Philip Quennell1991 An Inconvenient Woman
as Leo Frank1988 The Murder of Mary Phagan
1980 Skag

Movies with Peter Gallagher as Crew(1)

Writing/Story1991 The Cabinet of Dr. Ramirez

Additional Information

Full Name: Peter Gallagher
Born: Friday, 08/19 1955 (August) in New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 68 years + 329 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Tufts University, William Esper Studio, Byram Hills High School
Other names for Peter Gallagher (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Peter Killian Gallagher"
"Peter Gallager"
Peter Gallagher frequently works together with these people:
Rachael MacFarlane (63x, Actress)
John Viener (38x, Actor)
Ralph Garman (32x, Actor)
Alec Sulkin (31x, Actor)
Phil LaMarr (29x, Actor)
Steve Callaghan (29x, Actor)
Danny Smith (29x, Actor)
Alexandra Breckenridge (28x, Actress)
Mae Whitman (24x, Actress)
Gary Cole (21x, Actor)
Robert Altman (8x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3306, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/10/2024