Peter Scolari

Peter Scolari

  • Highest Rated: 93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
  • Lowest Rated: 13% Sorority Boys (2002)
  • Birthday: Sep 12, 1955
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • C.C.N.Y. graduate Peter Scolari was endowed with an instantly likeable personality and a gift for the fast quip. As such, he was ideally cast on the 1980 TV sitcom Bosom Buddies as Henry Desmond, one of two male "roomies" forced by circumstance to disguise themselves as women (we'll get to Scolari's co-star in a moment). On either side of Bosom Buddies' two-season run, Scolari was featured on the short-lived sitcoms Goodtime Girls (1984) and Baby Makes Five (1983). He enjoyed a longer run in the role of trendy TV producer Michael Harris on Newhart, and was engaging and convincing as a prejudice-busting high school choral director in the Disney TV movie Perfect Harmony (1991). It is one of the inequities of show business that so ingratiating a performer as Peter Scolari was starring in such direct-to-video pond scum as Ticks (1994) and co-starring in such Hall-of-Obscurity theatrical films as Camp Nowhere (1994), while his old Bosom Buddies co-star, Tom Hanks, was collecting all manner of industry awards for such films as Philadelphia and Forrest Gump, among others.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

61% Dean Actor $0.3M 2017
No Score Yet Letting Go Actor 2012
No Score Yet Mentor Actor 2008
20% A Plumm Summer Agent Hardigan 2008
50% Suburban Girl Mickey Lamm 2007
No Score Yet Mentor Jonathan Parks 2006
88% Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D Pete Conrad $32.6M 2005
56% The Polar Express Lonely Boy $162.9M 2004
13% Sorority Boys Louis $10.2M 2002
No Score Yet The Ultimate Christmas Present Edwin Hadley 2000
93% That Thing You Do! Troy Chesterfield 1996
18% Camp Nowhere Donald Himmel 1994
67% Ticks Charles Danson 1994
No Score Yet The House on Sycamore Street Dr. Zachary Drummond 1992
No Score Yet Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin David Katz 1991
No Score Yet Perfect Harmony Derek Sanders 1991
No Score Yet Corporate Affairs Simon Tanner 1990
No Score Yet The Rosebud Beach Hotel Elliott 1984
No Score Yet Amazons Dr. Jerry Menzies 1984

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Dr. Dennis Barkley
  • 2017
No Score Yet Odd Mom Out
2015-2017
  • 2017
89% Girls
2012-2017
Tad Horvath Hahhan's Dad Hannah's Dad
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
68% Madoff
2016
Peter Madoff
  • 2016
78% Gotham
2014
Commissioner Loeb
  • 2016
  • 2015
No Score Yet Chopped
2009
Appearing
  • 2014
97% White Collar
2009-2014
  • 2013
No Score Yet American Dad (target for inaccurate feed data)
2005
Voice
  • 2009
  • 2006
  • 2005
No Score Yet Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
1996-2003
Ringmaster
  • 2003
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
Kyle Evans
  • 2002
No Score Yet Reba
2001-2007
Parker Reynolds
  • 2002
No Score Yet The King of Queens
1998-2007
Ron
  • 2002
75% The West Wing
1999-2006
Jake Kimball
  • 2002
No Score Yet What I Like About You
2002-2006
Dad
  • 2002
61% Ally McBeal
1997-2002
Brian Hooley
  • 2001
No Score Yet Touched by an Angel
1994-2003
Tim
  • 2001
  • 1994
No Score Yet The Drew Carey Show
1995-2004
Councilman Kemp
  • 1996
100% Dweebs
1995
Warren Mosby
  • 1995
No Score Yet Empty Nest
1988-1995
  • 1994
86% Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
1993-1997
Stuart Hofferman
  • 1994
No Score Yet Diagnosis Murder
1993-2001
Dr. Zach Drummond
  • 1992
No Score Yet Newhart
1982-1990
Director Michael Harris
  • 1990
  • 1989
  • 1988
  • 1987
  • 1986
  • 1985
  • 1984
No Score Yet The Twilight Zone
1985-1989
  • 1988
No Score Yet Family Ties
1982-1989
  • 1986
No Score Yet Happy Days
1974-1984
Fonzie's Pal
  • 1983
No Score Yet Remington Steele
1982-1987
Albee
  • 1982
78% Bosom Buddies
1980-1982
Henry/Hildegarde Desmond
  • 1982
  • 1981
  • 1980
No Score Yet From the Earth to the Moon
1998
Pete Conrad

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