12 Facts About Peter Gallagher


Peter Gallagher played CIA Director of Clandestine Services Arthur Campbell on Covert Affairs.

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Peter Gallagher's mother, Mary Ann, was a bacteriologist, and his father, Thomas Francis Gallagher, Jr.

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Peter Gallagher is of Irish Catholic background and was raised in Armonk, New York.

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Peter Gallagher graduated from Tufts University, where he was active in theater, appearing in such shows as Stephen Sondheim's Company and singing with the all-male a cappella group the Beelzebubs.

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Peter Gallagher starred as Sky Masterson in the 1992 Broadway hit revival of Guys and Dolls.

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Peter Gallagher played a potential career threat to Tim Robbins's studio executive in The Player ; the comatose fiance of Sandra Bullock in While You Were Sleeping ; a real estate salesman having an affair with Annette Bening in American Beauty ; a media executive in Mr Deeds ; and a political reporter exposing media ethics during a presidential debate in The Last Debate.

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Peter Gallagher released an album titled 7 Days in Memphis in 2005, on the Sony BMG label.

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In 2007, Peter Gallagher received the "Light on the Hill" award at Tufts University.

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In 2020 Peter Gallagher played Mitch Clarke, who had Progressive supranuclear palsy, in a regular role in the first season of Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist.

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In 2021, Peter Gallagher took part in the television series Grey's Anatomy as Dr David Hamilton.

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Peter Gallagher has been in the show for 4 seasons which will be ending in 2022.

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Peter Gallagher is married to Paula Harwood and has two children, James and Kathryn.

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