Peter Jacobson

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Peter S. Jacobson
  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/24/1965, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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Peter Jacobson Fast Facts:
  • Son of Walter Jacobson, a former Chicago news anchor.
  • Broke into TV with a small role in a 1993 episode of NYPD Blue.
  • Has done extensive work as a character actor in movies and TV, including a memorable recurring role on Law & Order as attorney Randy Dworkin, a starring role in the cable miniseries The Starter Wife and a major role in the hit series House.
  • Received a SAG Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Drama in 2006 for Good Night, and Good Luck.
  • Received a SAG Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Television Drama for House.
  • Peter Jacobson Relationships:
  • Walter Jacobson - Father
  • Emanual Jacobson - Son
  • Whitney Scott - Wife
  • Peter Jacobson Awards:
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • College:
  • Brown University, Providence, RI (1987); The Juilliard School, New York, NY (1991)

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