Peter Sarsgaard Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Apr, 2016
Facts of Peter Sarsgaard
Date of Birth: 1971 , March-7
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: United Arab Emirates
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Peter Sarsgaard
Birth Name John Peter Sarsgaard
Nick Name Peter Scarsgaard
Father John Dale Sarsgard
Mother Judy Lea Reinhardt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Scott Air Force Base
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies
Net Worth $ 15 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Married Yes
Married to Maggie Gyllenhaal (m. 2009)
Children 2
Divorce N/A
Education Washington University in St. Louis
TV Show The Killing, The Slap
Siblings Jake Gyllenhaal
View more / View Less Facts of Peter Sarsgaard

John Peter Sarsgaard is an actor of American nationality who has been known for his acting endeavors in the movies like Another Day in Paradise, Desert Blue etc. He was born on the 7th of March, 1971 and at the age of 45, has managed to accumulate the attention and critical acclaim of a huge number of fans around the world. His parents are Judy Lea and John Dale Sarsgaard.

Peter was born at the Scott Air Force Base and started his career in soccer. He was enrolled in the Fairfrield College Preparatory School for his education and he attended the Bard College as well as the Washington University for his further education. He started out his career in acting by performing plays and branched out later with roles in television productions including Law and Order. His debut film role was for Dead Man Walking and he appeared next in the independent features like another Day in Paradise, The Man in the Iron Mask, and Desert Blue.

The critically acclaimed roles of Peter came about when he acted on The Man in the Iron Mask as the character of Raoul/ he later achieved more fame for being cast in Boys Don’t Cry and later in the leading role in The Center of the World. He has appeared in other productions like Black Mass, Blue Jasmine, and An Education etc. which have all been hugely popular.

Peter is a married man and has a brother as a sibling. He has been talked about well also in regards to the details of his personal life. He has been married to Maggie Gyllehaal since 2009. The couple has two children together and seems to be getting along pretty well with no signs on a divorce His wife is an accomplished actress too. He was previously known to have dated Dita Von Tesse on 2000. He dated the actress only for a short period of time before he started dating Shalon Harlow. Harlow was his girlfriend briefly too. He then started a relationship with Maggie on 2002 and after the duration of 7 years together, the couple decided to tie the knot and have been married since.

The height of the hugely talented personality is known to be 5 feet and 11 inches. He has a weight of 72 kilograms which matches up to his height and makes him look good on screen. For his acting endeavors Sarsgaard has managed to accumulate the net worth of a whopping 15 million dollars. His yearly salary too is considered to be a huge amount. His success in the acting fraternity makes his filmography, personal life details and other career details be searched widely by his fans in wiki page. He will certainly continue to impact the acting fraternity greatly in the days to come.

Related