Peter Killian Gallagher (born August 19, 1955 in New York City, and raised in Armonk) is an American actor of Irish Catholic descent. He played a potential career threat to Tim Robbins studio executive in The Player as a possible replacement; the coma-induced "fiancé" of Sandra Bullock in While You Were Sleeping; an egotistical real estate salesman having an affair with Annette Bening in American Beauty; a villainous media executive in Mr. Deeds, and a political reporter exposing media ethics during a presidential debate in The Last Debate.
From 2003 to 2007, he starred as Sandy Cohen, a public defender and corporate lawyer, on the Fox television show The O.C., a show which has introduced him to a whole new generation of TV viewers.
Episodes Acted In:
- Dunst Rejection (Store Owner)