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Peter Tolan


Peter Tolan was born on July 5, 1958 in Scituate, Massachusetts, USA as Peter James Tolan III. He is a writer and producer, known for Analyze This (1999), Analyze That (2002) and Bedazzled (2000). See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Jim Gaffigan Show (TV Series)
  Rake (TV Series) (developed for U.S. television by - 13 episodes, 2014) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2014)
- Mammophile (2014) ... (creator)
- Man's Best Friend (2014) ... (creator)
- Remembrance of Taxis Past (2014) ... (creator)
- 50 Shades of Gay (2014) ... (creator)
- Hey, Good Looking (2014) ... (creator)
 2013 Gaffigan (TV Movie) (writer)
 2011 Brave New World (TV Movie)
  Rescue Me (TV Series) (created by - 93 episodes, 2004 - 2011) (written by - 41 episodes, 2004 - 2011) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2009) (story - 1 episode, 2009)
- Ashes (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Vows (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Jeter (2011) ... (creator)
- 344 (2011) ... (creator)
- Head (2011) ... (creator)
 2011 The Council of Dads (TV Movie)
 2008 The End of Steve (TV Movie) (co-creator)
 2008 Finding Amanda (written by)
 2007 Fort Pit (TV Movie)
 2005 Just Like Heaven (screenplay)
 2005 Guess Who (screenplay)
 2003 Phil at the Gate (TV Movie)
 2002 Analyze That (characters) / (written by)
 2002 Stealing Harvard (screenplay) / (story)
  The Job (TV Series) (4 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (written by - 10 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2002)
- Vacation (2002) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Gay (2002) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Neighbor (2002) ... (creator)
- Quitter (2002) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Boss (2002) ... (creator)
 2002 My Adventures in Television (TV Series) (creator)
 2001 America's Sweethearts (written by)
 2000 Bedazzled (screenplay)
 2000 What Planet Are You From? (screenplay)
 1999 Analyze This (screenplay) / (story)
  The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) (written by - 24 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (story by - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1994)
- Flip (1998) ... (written by)
- Just the Perfect Blendship (1998) ... (written by)
- Beverly's Secret (1998) ... (written by)
- Pilots and Pens Lost (1998) ... (written by)
- As My Career Lay Dying (1998) ... (written by)
  Style & Substance (TV Series) (1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- The Boss and Other Disasters (1998) ... (writer)
- Pilot (1998) ... (creator)
 1998 The Dave Chappelle Project (TV Movie) (written by)
 1997 Ellen (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Secrets & Ellen (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 My Fellow Americans (screenplay)
  Buddies (TV Series) (1 episode) (writer - 3 episodes, 1996)
- Lights, Camera, Yuck! (1996) ... (writer)
- Pilot ... (writer)
- Whack and Blight ... (creator) / (writer)
- Engagement Hell ... (creator)
 1995 The George Wendt Show (TV Series) (creator)
 1994 Good Advice (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Two Times Twenty (1994) ... (written by)
 1991-1993 Murphy Brown (TV Series) (writer - 11 episodes)
- Two for the Road (1993) ... (writer)
- Bump in the Night (1993) ... (writer)
- The British Invasion (1993) ... (writer)
- Life After Birth (1992) ... (writer)
 1991 Home Improvement (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Nothing More Than Feelings (1991) ... (written by)
- Adventures in Fine Dining (1991) ... (written by)
 1990 Wish You Were Here (TV Series)
 1990 Carol & Company (TV Series)
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Personal Quote:

[To participants at the launch of the 2011-12 TV season] Hey, you want to put tragedy in perspective? There's 9/11 and then there's the fact that you all have to watch everything on television. I mean, really, other than the loss of human life it's, like, right here. See more »

Trivia:

Half of comedy/theatrical team "Wallem & Tolan" with Linda Wallem.

Star Sign:

Cancer

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