Peter Scolari [ Actor] Wiki, Bio, Age, Death, Wife, Family, Facebook, Net Worth, Instagram, Twitter Facts & More

Who was Peter Scolari?

Peter Thomas Scolari (September 12, 1955 – October 22, 2021) was an American actor, who is well known for his roles very famous characters and roles such as Henry Desmond in Bosom Buddies and  Michael Harris the hyperactive, scheming producer of Dick Loudin on Newhart a role he played from 1984 to 1990.


Emmy Award-Winning Actor Peter Scolari died at the Age of 66 On Friday 22nd October 2021 in Manhattan. He was suffering from Cancer and battling the long battle with it for the past two years. His Manager Ellen Lubin Sanitsky Shared this heat breaking news with the Public.



Early Life of Peter

Peter Scolari Was born in New Rochelle,  Westchester County, New York, U.S.A. on 12th September 1995. According to some interviews by Scolari, he said that his father was a very abusive, Angry Man and his mother was an alcoholic, they both are incompatible with each other. His Parents stayed together only for him and other kids.

Peter-Scolari and his wife
Peter-Scolari and his wife

Peter Scolari’s Wife and Family


Scolari was married four times. His First Marriage was with Lisa Kretzchmar (m. 1981; div. 1983) then he married Debra Steagal ​(m. 1986; div. 1996)  and later Actress Cathy Trien (m. 1998; div. 2004)  with whom he has two children. In June 2013, Peter married his long-time girlfriend Tracy Shayne. Scolari has 4 children and one of his children is an aspiring Popstar. Not Much detail is not known about his family but we will update the article as soon as we get the news. Till then you can read more about his career, Wiki, Bio, and More.

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Wife Tracy Shayne (m. 2013), Cathy Trien (m. 1998–2004), MORE
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Children 4

Peter Scolari Health


In a  2014 episode of Oprah: Where Are They Now? We get to know about his struggle with  Bipolar disorder and Substance.

Peter Scolari Biography

First Name Peter
Name Peter Scolari
Complete Family Name Peter Thomas Scolari
Date of Birth September 12, 1955
Birth Day September 12
Birth Years 1955
Birth Place New Rochelle, New York
Birth City New Rochelle
Birth Country United States of America
Nationality/Country United States of America
Race Being Updated
Ethnicity Being Updated
Sun sign, Horoscope, Zodiac Sign Virgo
Famous As Actor
Also Known for Actor
Occupation Actor
Years active 1978–present
Started Career In 1978

Peter Scolari Height, Weight and Body Measurement


Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight Not Known Yet

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Peter Scolari’s Career


Peter’s Played his first role as the Juggling neighbor of the title character in the 1980’s sitcom Goodtime Girls. He was then co-cast with Actor Tom Hanks, as two young creative professionals who disguise themselves as women to get an affordable apartment in a women-only building in another sitcom Bosom Buddies. Peter joined the cast of Newhart, opposite Bob Newhart, in 1984, where he played the character of  Michael Harris, the yuppie local TV producer, until the series’ conclusion in 1990.


Scolari won Emmy  Award in 2016 for Playing the Father of Lena Dunham’s character in the HBO Series Girls. He also portrayed Gotham City’s corrupt police commissioner, Gillian B. Loeb, in Fox’s superhero crime drama Gotham.

Peter Scolari Tv Shows


1998 From the Earth to the Moon Pete Conrad
1998 Hey Arnold! Doug (voice)
2000 The Ultimate Christmas Present Edwin Hadley
2001 Touched by an Angel Tim Albright
2001 Ally McBeal Hooley
2002 Reba Parker Reynolds
2002 The King of Queens Ron
2002 ER Kyle Evans
2002 The West Wing Antares C.E.O. Jake Kimball
2002 What I Like About You Dad
2002 What’s New, Scooby-Doo? Prof. Higginson (voice)
2003 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Ringmaster
2005 Listen Up! Andrew McKillop
2006 Big Love Seminary Teacher
2006 American Dad! Himself / Limo Driver (voice)
2011 Batman: The Brave and the Bold Ray Palmer / Atom (voice)
2012–2017 Girls Tad Horvath
2013 White Collar Zimmer the Keymaster
2015 Gotham Commissioner Gillian B. Loeb
2015 Chopped Himself
2016 Madoff Peter Madoff
2017 Odd Mom Out Lawyer
2017 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Dr. Dennis Barkley
2018 The Good Fight Greg
2018 Murphy Brown Fred Noonan
2019 Fosse/Verdon Mel
2019–2021 Evil Bishop Thomas Marx
2020 Blue Bloods Captain Higgins
2021 Lisey’s Story Dave Debusher


Movies By Peter Scolari


2006 Mentor Jonathan Parks
2006 Cathedral Pines Father Mike McGary
2007 Suburban Girl Mickey Lamm
2007 A Plumm Summer Agent Hardigan
2012 Letting Go Bill
2016 Dean Patrick
2020 Looks That Kill


How Many Awards
Peter Scolari Won?


Peter Scolari received three Emmy nominations for his work on Newhart and won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his recurring role as Tad Horvath on Girls in 2016.

What is the Net Worth of Peter Scolari ?


Peter Scolari has an estimated net worth of over $2 million dollars which he earned from his Roles in TV Shw and professional acting career. 

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