Peter Gallagher | Biography

Posted On: 17 Jun, 2014

Peter Gallagher | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 19, 1955
Age 65 Years 6 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Paula Wildash
Girlfriend Not yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $16 million dollars
Height 175 cm
Children/Kids Kathryn Gallagher, James Gallagher
Weight N/A

An American actor, musician, and writer, Peter Killian Gallagher was born on August 19, 1955 in New York City, New York, United States. Gallagher is popular for his role in television series The O.C. from year 2003 to 2007. now, he is doing a recurring role on the USA network drama covert affairs. Gallagher belongs to American nationality and has a white ethnicity. He belongs to Irish- American descent. His parents were Mary Anne and Thomas Francis Gallagher jr.

His mother was a bacteriologist and his father was an advertising executive. Gallagher started his acting career in 1979. He was enrolled at Byram Hills High School. Later he graduated from Tufts University. At College, he used to appear in shows like Stephen Sondheim's company. He made his acting debut in 1980 by appearing in movie The Idolmaker. But, he rose to fame in 1989 after his role in Sex, Lies and Videotape. Gallagher has appeared in many movies including The Player, While You Were Sleeping, American Beauty and Mr. Deeds. Gallagher starred as Sky Masterson in the movie Guys and Dolls. He portrayed the character Sandy Cohen in Fox Television show The O.C.

Talking about his singing career, In 2005, Gallagher released his album named 7 Days in Memphis. For his outstanding work in the field of media and entertainment, he was also honored with P.T Barnum Award from Tufts University as well as received Light on The Hill Award at Tufts University. This award is given to its alumni who have demonstrated the ambition, achievement and active citizenship. He was also nominated for 1986 Tony Award for supporting actor in a Drama Long Days journey into night. Gallagher loves to do the challenging character. He also stated, "If I have a choice between a nice, bland hero and really interesting detestable character than I would do the detestable one. Gallagher is one of the most reputed as well as successful actor of Hollywood. He is also the source of inspiration to many young actors."

Regarding his personal life, Gallagher is married to his girlfriend Paula Wildash since 1983. The couples have two children named James and Kathryn. James was born on 1990 and Kathryn was born on 1993. Gallagher is living happily with his wife and children and there are no any speculations about their divorce. Nether there are any rumors about his extra marital affairs with other celebrities. Gallagher is a tall man with an attractive height. He has an appealing personality that can attract the attention of many audiences. His height of success is also towering. Standing at the height of 5 feet 10 inches, Gallagher also has a trademark as his Gallagher eyebrows. He has a macho body built and regularly visits to maintain his weight.

Gallagher is also paid a good return for his work. His net worth is estimated to be $16 million, which is a great amount enough to have a luxurious life. Gallagher is also an avid golfer. He also had a great fan following. Other information about him can also be accessed via his personal as well as official sites. His biography can also be found in wiki and IMDb. He can also be followed in twitter and Instagram as well as his page can be liked in Facebook to get his updates. We will also be updating his latest wiki, you can log in to our site