Matt Peters Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Jan, 2019
Facts of Matt Peters
Date of Birth: 1967 , April-26
Age: 54 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Matt Peters
Birth Name Matt Peters
Nick Name Matt Peters
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Chicago, United States Of America
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, writer, director
Net Worth $14 million
Weight in KG 74 kg
Famous for Actor in Orange is the New Black
Married to Susan Burke
Children Alistair
Movies The Green Room, Southbound, etc.
TV Show Orange is The new Black, Weeds, etc.
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Matt Peters is an American actor, writer, and director who is famously known for his role in web series "Orange Is The New Black". He has also acted in many movies and TV series including "The Green Room", "Weeds", "Southbound" etc. Besides being a popular actor, he is also a loving husband and a father.

Early Life of Matt Peters

Matt Peters was born on 26th April 1967, in Chicago, Illinois. He was born under the birth sign of Taurus which describes him as a reliable, practical, ambitious and sensual. During his childhood, he loved watching movies and reading comics. Later, he became interested in acting and wanted to pursue a career in acting. Initially, he started to perform in theatres and in school.

Matt Peters' Career

Matt Peters has been found very focused in his carer. He has been doing his work with passion and devotion. After completing his education, Peters started pursuing a career in acting. He first appeared on the television movie La Primavera (2003) where he played the role of a mean boy who had a crush on his teacher. His performance in the short movie earned him good recognition.

In 2014, he worked in The Green Room where he worked alongside Patrick StewartAlia Shawkat, Imogen Poots. In following years, he acted in some big screen movies like Southbound (2015), The 4th (2016). He has also worked in some television series such as Weeds (2005), Orange Is The New Black(2013-present), Santiago(2014), Rush Hour(2016) and the likes.

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Likewise, Matt has also worked in animation movies including Lego DC Comics: Batman Be-Leaguered (2014), Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014), and Tom and Jerry's Giant Adventure (2013). Similarly, he has also worked in The Venture Bros.(2003), Gotham Girls(2001), and Sheep in the Big City (2000-2001) among others.

Besides his acting career, Matt has also directed some famous movies like Scooby-Doo! Shaggy's Showdown (2017) and Lego DC Comics Superheroes: Justice League - Gotham City Breakout (2016). He also put his step in the field of writing; he wrote scripts/screenplay for Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher.

Matt Peters' Net Worth

Matt has been able to accumulate a good sum of wealth from his career as an actor. As of 2019, it is estimated that Matt Peters has a net worth of around $5 million. He earned a major part of his net worth from his acting career which is also supported by his earning as a screenplay writer, and director.

Peter has worked in some Box Office hit movies including the 2016 movie The Green Room which had a total gross collection of $3,220,371. We can estimate Peter received a good salary for his work in the movie. According to Payscale, an average annual salary of an actor is $50,121.

Matt Peters' Personal Life

Matt Peter is a married man who is living a happily married life with his turtledove wife Susan Burke and a son Alistair Peters. The ecstatic couple married in 2012 after a few years of relationship. His wife Burke is an American writer, actress, and stand-up comic. She was born and raised in Casper, Wyoming. She has acted in many movies and television series as well as a writer, who co-wrote the 2012 movie Smashed

CAPTION: Matt Peters with his turtledove wife Susan Burke SOURCE: Pinterest

After around four years of their marriage, Matt Peter and his wife Burke gave birth to their first and only child, a son Alistair. Despite being popular media celebrities, they both have managed to keep their relationship and personal life away from their fans. In addition, they both have kept their social media private.

Matt Peters' Body Measurement

Height: Matt Peters stand the height of 5Feet 8inches tall.

Weight: He has the balanced weight of 74kg.

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