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Peter Horton was born on August 20, 1953 in Bellevue, Washington, USA as Peter William Horton. He is an actor and producer, known for Grey's Anatomy (2005), Children of the Corn (1984) and Thirtysomething (1987). He has been married to Nicole Deputron since 1995. They have two children. He was previously married to Michelle Pfeiffer. See full bio »

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Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy Producer
Thirtysomething Gary Shepherd
2 Days in the Valley


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 2012 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Cade Conover
- 2,918 Miles (2012) ... Cade Conover
 2010 Life Unexpected (TV Series)
Grant Cassidy
- Father Unfigured (2010) ... Grant Cassidy
 2008 In Treatment (TV Series)
- Sophie: Week Nine (2008) ... Zack
 2007 Six Degrees (TV Series)
Guy at Lunar Eclipse
- A Simple Twist of Fate (2007) ... Guy at Lunar Eclipse (uncredited)
 2005 Happy Endings
Ted the Urologist (uncredited)
 2004 The Dust Factory
 2004 LAX (TV Series)
- Abduction (2004) ... Alex (uncredited)
 2004 While I Was Gone (TV Movie)
Eli Mayhew
 2004 Capital City (TV Movie)
 2003-2004 Line of Fire (TV Series)
Nick Brustin
- I'm Your Boogie Man (2004) ... Nick Brustin
- Boom, Swagger, Boom (2003) ... Nick Brustin
 2003 Thoughtcrimes (TV Movie)
Dr. Michael Welles
 1998 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous
Dr. Donald Hayden
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series)
Documentary Director
- We Have Cleared the Tower (1998) ... Documentary Director
 1997 The End of Violence
 1997 Gun (TV Series)
Jack Keyes
- Columbus Day (1997) ... Jack Keyes
 1997 Murder Live! (TV Movie)
Lt. Clay Maloney
 1996 2 Days in the Valley
Roy Foxx
 1996 Death Benefit (TV Movie)
Steven Keeney
 1995 The Baby-Sitters Club
Patrick Thomas
 1994 The Gift (TV Short)
 1994 Children of the Dark (TV Movie)
Jim Harrison
 1993 Class of '96 (TV Series)
Professor Hartman
- Pilot (1993) ... Professor Hartman
 1992 Singles
 1987-1991 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Gary Shepherd
- California (1991) ... Gary Shepherd (credit only)
- Melissa in Wonderland (1991) ... Gary Shepherd (credit only)
- A Stop at Willoughby (1991) ... Gary Shepherd (credit only)
- Hopeless (1991) ... Gary Shepherd (credit only)
- Out the Door (1991) ... Gary Shepherd (credit only)
 1990 Side Out
Zack Barnes
 1987 Amazon Women on the Moon
Harry Landers (segment "Hospital")
 1986 Where the River Runs Black
Father Mahoney
 1983 Sawyer and Finn (TV Movie)
Tom Sawyer
 1983 Choices of the Heart (TV Movie)
 1983 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Barry Dorn
 1982 Split Image
 1981 Flamingo Road (TV Series)
- The Victim (1981) ... Scott
 1981 Freedom (TV Movie)
 1981 Miracle on Ice (TV Movie)
Jack O'Callahan
 1980 Fade to Black
 1980 Serial
Cult Member 4
 1979 She's Dressed to Kill (TV Movie)
Tony Smith
 1979 The Runaways (TV Series)
- Throwaway Child (1979)
 1979 Dallas (TV Series)
- John Ewing III: Part 2 (1979) ... Wayne
- John Ewing III: Part 1 (1979) ... Wayne
 1979 Kaz (TV Series)
 1979 The White Shadow (TV Series)
Raymond Collins
- One of the Boys (1979) ... Raymond Collins
 1979 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
- Mother's Rule (1979) ... Eric
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