Peter Krause

Peter Krause

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Age
49
Birthday
Aug. 12th, 1965
Born in
Alexandria, Minnesota, USA
Height
6' 1

Peter Krause's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Parenthood TV Show
Parenthood
Six Feet Under TV Show
Six Feet Under
Dirty Sexy Money TV Show
Dirty Sexy Money
The Lost Room TV Show
The Lost Room
Sports Night TV Show
Sports Night
The Great Defender TV Show
The Great Defender
Carol & Company TV Show
Carol & Company
If Not for You TV Show
If Not for You
 

Main Movie Roles

2010 - Beastly
2006 - Civic Duty
2004 - We Don't Live Here Anymore
1998 - The Truman Show

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Kevin Blanders
23
Jay Thurman
3
Daniel Musser
2
Tim
1
Peter Welmerling
1
Peter Connelly
1
Casey McCall
1
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BIOGRAPHY:

Peter William Krause (pronounced /ˈkraʊzə/; born August 12, 1965) is an American film and television actor and film producer. He is perhaps best known for his lead roles as Nate Fisher on the HBO drama Six Feet Under and Nick George on the ABC dramedy Dirty Sexy Money alongside Donald Sutherland. After Sports Night and Six Feet Under, it is the third show for which Krause has received star billing that his character has had a wife or ex-wife by the name of Lisa. The show was canceled in 2008.

Peter Krause is currently living in Los Angeles. He has two siblings, Michael Krause and Amy Krause.

He has a son named Roman who was born in November 2001.


TRIVIA:
  • Krause spent his youth immersed heavily in track and field and gymnastics. Following a career-ending high school pole-vaulting injury, Krause took to the stage during his education at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota.
  • First child, a son named Roman, born 2001.
  • Dated 'Alicia Witt' (qv) in 1998.
  • Last name is pronounced KROW-zuh. (KROW -- rhymes with "wow".).
  • For _"Six Feet Under" (2001)_ (qv), he originally auditioned for the part of David, as he was impressed by the political/human rights message that the role had and he wanted to stand up for the character. However, the creator, 'Alan Ball (I)' (qv) had found the role of Nate Fisher impossible to cast, and was impressed by Krause and his tangible chemistry with 'Rachel Griffiths (I)' (qv) (Brenda Chenowith).
  • Peter's father was a high school English teacher, and his mother was a second grade teacher.
  • Attended Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minnesota. Has one sister, Amy.
  • MFA in Acting - New York University, Tisch School of the Arts (1990).


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