Peter Howitt

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Television Director | * 05/05/1957 (63) | Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK
Peter Howitt (born 5 May 1957) is a British actor and film director. ()

Peter Howitt is an English actor and film director. He grew up in Eltham, London and Bromley, Kent, Peter used to be a part of the Priory Players in the Priory behind Christ Church, Eltham. He has two children, Luke (born 1990) and Amy (born 2008). He currently resides in Vancouver, Canada. He first found success playing Joey Boswell in the British TV series Bread. In 1998 he wrote and directed his first film, Sliding Doors (1998). Since then he has directed several films, including Antitrust (2001), Johnny English (2003), Laws of Attraction (2004) and Dangerous Parking (2008) which he adapted from the novel by Stuart Browne, produced and directed as well as playing the lead role.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Peter Howitt

European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European Film Award for Best Screenwriter

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Movies with Peter Howitt as Actor(10)

as Noah Arkwright2007 Dangerous Parking
as Cheeky Bloke1998 Sliding Doors
as Shelter1997 Stone Cold
as SAS Leader1996 Some Mother's Son
as Malcolm Thornton1996 Killing Me Softly
as Graham Ives1996 Kiss and Tell
as Steve Denton1995 Eleven Men Against Eleven
as Remand Prison Officer1993 In the Name of the Father

TV Shows/Series with Peter Howitt as Actor(7)

as Steve Harris1991 Civvies
1986 Bread
as himself1982 Wogan

Movies with Peter Howitt as Crew(12)

Directing/Director2018 Scorched Earth
Directing/Director2014 Reasonable Doubt
Writing/Writer2012 Radio Rebel
Directing/Director2012 Radio Rebel
Directing/Director2007 Dangerous Parking
Writing/Screenplay2007 Dangerous Parking
Directing/Director2004 Laws of Attraction
Directing/Director2003 Johnny English
Writing/Writer2003 Johnny English
Directing/Director2001 Antitrust
Directing/Director1998 Sliding Doors
Writing/Screenplay1998 Sliding Doors

TV Shows/Series with Peter Howitt as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2015 The Fixer
Directing/Director2009 Defying Gravity

Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Sunday, 05/05 1957 (May) in Manchester (current age: 63 years + 260 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Educated at: Drama Studio London
Other names for Peter Howitt (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Peter Howitt (Filmregisseur)"
Peter Howitt frequently works together with these people:
Lisa Stadnykova (5x, Actress)
Jim Sheridan (4x, Crew)
Terry George (4x, Crew)
Jason Isaacs (3x, Actor)
Kevin McNally (3x, Actor)
John Novak (3x, Actor)
Philip Akin (3x, Actor)
Valentine Pelka (3x, Actor)
Michel Feller (3x, Actor)
Sheena Easton (3x, Actress)
David Tynan (3x, Crew)
Selina Scott (3x, Actress)

Other people with this name: Peter Howitt (GB)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:59922, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 01/13/2021