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Born in Beirut, Lebanon, of Lebanese and Armenian heritage, Macdissi graduated from the Institut De Beaux Arts before moving to Europe. After relocating to the US at the age of 22, he enrolled in the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in Los Angles. In addition to his acting skills Macdissi speaks French, Spanish, Arabic, Armenian and Swedish. He is ... See full bio »
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  Virtuoso (TV Movie) (post-production)
 2010 Burning Palms
 2010/I The Losers
 2007 Towelhead
Rifat Maroun (as Peter MacDissi)
 2005 24 (TV Series)
Omar's Henchman
- Day 4: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. (2005) ... Omar's Henchman
 2004 Line of Fire (TV Series)
Dale Westmore
- Mother & Child Reunion (2004) ... Dale Westmore
 2003 Tiptoes
 2002 Bad Company
Dragan Henchman #3
 2001 The Agency (TV Series)
Syrian Guard
- Pilot (2001) ... Syrian Guard
 2000 The X-Files (TV Series)
Prison Guard
- Requiem (2000) ... Prison Guard
 1999 Three Kings
Iraqi Republican Guard Lieutenant - Oasis Bunker (as Peter MacDissi)
 1999 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
- Rules of Engagement (1999) ... Gunman
 1998 JAG (TV Series)
Corp. Tanzer
- Embassy (1998) ... Corp. Tanzer
 1993 The Making of '...And God Spoke'
Jordan Sales Rep.
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  Virtuoso (TV Movie) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2013-2015 Banshee (TV Series) (executive producer - 21 episodes)
- The Fire Trials (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Bullets and Tears (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Homecoming (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Evil for Evil (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Ways to Bury a Man (2014) ... (executive producer)

Personal Details

Other Works:

: Played Omar in "All That I Will Ever Be" play by Alan Ball (New York Theatre Workshop, New York City, New York, USA).

Alternate Names:

Peter MacDissi

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He is the domestic partner of writer/producer/director Alan Ball and appears in many of Ball's works.

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