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Peter Riegert

Peter Riegert was born on April 11, 1947 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and director, known for The Mask (1994), Oscar (1991) and Local Hero (1983). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Mask
The Mask Lt. Mitch Kellaway
Oscar Aldo
Local Hero
Animal House
Animal House Donald Schoenstein


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 2015 Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (TV Series)
 2009 Leverage (TV Series)
Peter Blanchard
- The Lost Heir Job (2009) ... Peter Blanchard
 2008 Cashmere Mafia (TV Series)
Len Dinerstein
 2006 Surrender, Dorothy (TV Movie)
 2004 Back When We Were Grownups (TV Movie)
 2003 Family Guy (TV Series)
Max Weinstein
 2001 Bleacher Bums (TV Movie)
 2001 The Beast (TV Series)
Ted Fisher
- Travinia: Part 2 (2001) ... Ted Fisher
- Travinia: Part 1 (2001) ... Ted Fisher
- Functional Family (2001) ... Ted Fisher
- The Delivery (2001) ... Ted Fisher
- The Damage Done (2001) ... Ted Fisher
 2001 Bojangles (TV Movie)
 2001 Club Land (TV Movie)
 2000 Sports Night (TV Series)
Jay Rydell
- The Cut Man Cometh (2000) ... Jay Rydell
 1998 Scandalous Me: The Jacqueline Susann Story (TV Movie)
Irving Mansfield
 1998 The Baby Dance (TV Movie)
Richard Luckman
 1998 Seinfeld (TV Series)
- The Finale (1998) ... Kimbrough
 1997 Face Down (TV Movie)
Lt. Coop Cooper
 1997 North Shore Fish (TV Movie)
 1996 Law & Order (TV Series)
Jerold Dixon
- Deceit (1996) ... Jerold Dixon
 1995 An Element of Truth (TV Movie)
Sidney Wiltz
 1995 Mystery Dance (TV Series)
Alan Baker
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Alan Baker
 1995 The Infiltrator (TV Movie)
Rabbi Cooper
 1993 Gypsy (TV Movie)
 1993 Barbarians at the Gate (TV Movie)
Peter Cohen
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series)
Marius Fisher
- Utz (1992) ... Marius Fisher
 1989 Trying Times (TV Series)
- The Hit List (1989) ... Bill
 1989 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
W. Eugene Smith
- W. Eugene Smith: Photography Made Difficult (1989) ... W. Eugene Smith
 1986 News at Eleven (TV Movie)
Eric Ross
 1984 Ellis Island (TV Mini-Series)
Jacob Rubinstein
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Jacob Rubinstein
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Jacob Rubinstein
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Jacob Rubinstein
 1982 Table Settings (TV Movie)
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Censored Scenes From King Kong (1980). Musical comedy. Book by Howard Schuman. Music by Andy Roberts. Lyrics by Howard Schuman. Choreographed by David Toguri [final Broadway credit]. Directed by Colin Bucksey. Princess Theatre: 6 Mar 1980- 9 Mar 1980 (5 performances + 11 previews that began on 26 Feb 1980). Cast: Stephen Collins... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Peter Riegart


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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It never occurs to me that acting with a superstar is something to worry about. I figure the bigger, the better, because more will be demanded of me.


Former boyfriend of Bette Midler; they lived together in the 1970s. He played perennial boyfriend Herbie to Midler's Mama Rose in "Gypsy" in the 1993 made-for-TV film version of the hit Broadway musical. See more »

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