Peter Riegert

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Biography

  • Birth Place: The Bronx, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/11/1947, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; screenwriter; director
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Peter Riegert Fast Facts:
  • Worked as a teacher and a social worker before pursuing an acting career.
  • Made his Broadway debut in a production of Dance With Me in 1975.
  • Starred in a 1997 Broadway performance of The Old Neighborhood by David Mamet.
  • Powered the shoot for his 2000 short film By Courier using a generator, as the shooting location of Rhinebeck, New York, had lost electricity due to a recent tornado.
  • Narrated the audio version of The Voyage of the Narwhal by Andrea Barrett.
  • Peter Riegert Relationships:
  • Bette Midler - Ex-significant Other
  • Milton Riegert - Father
  • Lucille Riegert - Mother
  • Peter Riegert Awards:
  • 1993 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • 2000 Oscar: Best Short Film, Live Action - Nominee
  • 2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • College:
  • University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States (1966)

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