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Peter Adams

Highest Rated: 80% Jailhouse Rock (1957)

Lowest Rated: 50% Donovan's Brain (1953)

Birthday: Sep 22, 1917

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Peter Adams can trace his acting career back to when he was 15 years old. Adams' early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Lew Ayres horror movie "Donovan's Brain" (1953), "The Court Martial of Billy Mitchell" (1955) and the historical film "The Scarlet Coat" (1955) with Cornel Wilde. He also appeared in "Jailhouse Rock" (1957) with Elvis Presley and the Cornel Wilde adventure "Omar Khayyam" (1957). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Gargantua" (1997-98). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Barrier Reef" (1971-72). He also had roles in film during these years, including roles in the dramatic adaptation "The Big Fisherman" (1959) with Howard Keel. Adams continued to exercise his talent in the nineties and the early 2000s, taking on a mix of projects like "The F Zone" (1997), "Elizabeth" (1998) starring John Gielgud, "B. Monkey" with Asia Argento (1999), "Jerry & Tom" (Showtime, 1999-2000) and "Lady Jayne: Killer" (2003) starring Julie du Page. Adams also acted in "Blowing Hot and Cold."

Highest rated movies

Jailhouse Rock
Donovan's Brain

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 12% Bullwhip John Parnell (Character) - 1958
80% 72% Jailhouse Rock Jack Lease (Character) - 1957
50% 33% Donovan's Brain Mr. Webster (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 7% Project Moonbase Captain Carmody (Character) - 1953

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Family Affair Unknown (Guest Star) 1969
No Score Yet 100% Rawhide Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Ned Thompson (Guest Star) 1958 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunslinger Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Men Into Space Dr. Arnold Rawdin (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zorro Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Sgt. King (Guest Star) 1956
No Score Yet 98% Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1955