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Peter Francis Dante was born on 16 December 1968, in West Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor, probably best known for his several appearances in Adam Sandler films, most of which were made by Happy Madison Productions. He’s also known for his music, writing and production work. All of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Peter Dante? As of mid-2016, sources estimate a net worth that is at $10 million, mostly earned through the success of his various endeavors in film and music. He has an acting career dating back to the 1990s, and has also recently released his own music album. Dante has appeared in over 20 films and as he continues his career his wealth will likely increase.

Peter Dante Net Worth $10 Million

Dante attended and graduated from Hoftra University. One of his first appearances on television was in “The Jeff Foxworthy Show” for one episode. His first film with Adam Sandler was “The Wedding Singer” in which he appeared as Dave’s friend. Since then he’s appeared in various films with Sandler, such as “Little Nicky”. He’s usually seen in these films with Allen Covert and Jonathan Loughran. In “Big Daddy” he appeared as a gay lawyer named Tommy and he was also well known in “The Waterboy” for being the quarterback Guy Grenouille. In the film “Mr Deeds” he played the role of Murph, and also appeared as a security guard in “50 First Dates”. All supported his growing net worth.

Later Peter started working as a producer and writer for “Grandma’s Boy”, also playing a drug dealer who had an unusual pet collection. Due to his efforts for the film, he was given a number of awards and honors at the Stony Awards. The film would gain $30 million in DVD sales as well as $7 million at the box office, raising Dante’s net worth significantly. He also appeared in “I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry” as a firefighter, and then became a part of “Strange Wilderness” as Danny Guiterrez.’ He is also seen in “That’s My Boy” which was released in 2012.

In recent years, Peter has established himself as a songwriter, singer and musician, recording with Buck Simmons and Adam Sandler. In 2011, he released his first album entitled “Peace, Love, and Freedom”. He’s also part of the group Rad Omen whose members include Benji Madden and Dirt Nasty. One of his recent appearances was on a music video with Afroman in 2015.

For his personal life, he is married to Cynthia Pett-Dante and they have a son though not much information is known about them. He was also a lacrosse player, having played in college, and he recently coached a team for the LXM Pro Lacrosse Tour. Peter’s lacrosse teams are also supported by Brad Pitt and Adam Sandler. He currently coaches the Loyola Marymount University Lions and is also active on Twitter with more than 15,000 followers on the social media site.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 16, 1968
Birth place: West Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death date: 1965-07-04
Height:6' 2" (1.88 m)
Profession:Actor
Education:Hoftra University
Nationality:American
Spouse:Cynthia Pett-Dante
Awards:Stony Awards,
Movies:“The Wedding Singer”, “Little Nicky” (2000), "Big Daddy" (1999), "The Waterboy" (1998), "Grandma's Boy" (2006), “Mr Deeds”, “50 First Dates”
TV shows:“The Jeff Foxworthy Show”, “The Wedding Singer”, "The Larry Sanders Show"
Albums:"Peace, Love, and Freedom" (2011)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Has a son, Jake.
2Is often cast in movies made by and starring Adam Sandler (The Waterboy (1998), Little Nicky (2000), Big Daddy (1999), 50 First Dates (2004), Mr. Deeds (2002)).


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Many of the characters he portrays are named "Dante," whether for a first name or as a last name.


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Pizza Joint2017post-productionBill
Grown Ups 22013Officer Dante
That's My Boy2012Dante Spirou
Pretend Time2011TV SeriesBlaze
Jack and Jill2011/ICarol's Boyfriend
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star2011Dante
Just Go with It2011Pick-Up Guy #2
Costa Rican Summer2010Dinger
The Wife & Times of Teddy Berman2008TV Seriesthe Caveman
Strange Wilderness2008Danny Gutierrez
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry2007Tony Paroni
The King of Queens2007TV SeriesJustin Ravo
Grandma's Boy2006Dante
50 First Dates2004Security Guard
Stuck on You2003Officer J.J. Hill
El santuario2003
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star2003Peter Dante
Eight Crazy Nights2002Foot Locker Guy (voice)
Mr. Deeds2002Murph
Little Nicky2000Peter
Big Daddy1999Tommy Grayton
Matters of Consequence1999Peter
The Waterboy1998Gee Grenouille
The Wedding Singer1998David's Friend
The Larry Sanders Show1995-1996TV SeriesSteve / Delivery Man
The Jeff Foxworthy Show1995TV SeriesHoward's Golf Friend

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Larry Sanders Show1994TV Series production staff - 14 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jack and Jill2011/Iperformer: "Baby It's Cold Outside"
Strange Wilderness2008performer: "Strange Wilderness" / writer: "Strange Wilderness"
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry2007performer: "Freedom '90"
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo2005performer: "Somethin' Stupid"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Wedding Singer1998playback singer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grandma's Boy2006associate producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dummy2002special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Traveling the Stars: Action Bronson and Friends Watch Ancient Aliens2016TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The John Kerwin Show2015TV SeriesHimself / Guest
Lord of the Freaks2015DocumentaryHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2008TV SeriesHimself
Deep Inside2008TV SeriesHimself
Satan's Top Forty2001Video documentary shortHimself
Comedy Central Canned Ham2000TV SeriesHimself

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