Peter Jacobson Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Peter Jacobson was born on 24 March 1965, in Chicago, Illinois USA, of part-Jewish descent, the son of news anchor Walter Jacobson, and is an actor, probably best known for being part of the medical drama series “House” as the character Dr. Chris Taub. He also stars in the science fiction drama “Colony” as former proxy Snyder. All of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Peter Jacobson? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $6 million, mostly earned through a successful career in acting. He’s been active since 1993, and has appeared in numerous films as well as television shows. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.

Peter Jacobson Net Worth $6 million

Peter attended Brown University and graduated in 1987. He then attended Julliard School, and was part of drama division’s Group 20. He graduated in 1991 and then started to pursue a career in acting.

One of his first notable appearances was in the film “As Good as It Gets” in 1997, in which he had a small appearance with future “House” co-star Lisa Edelstein; the romantic comedy film starred Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt. Peter was then cast in a recurring role in “Law & Order”, in which he played the defense attorney Randy Dworkin, appearing in a few episodes of the show in 2003. He then had a part in the Academy Award-nominated film “Good Night, and Good Luck” two years later, playing Jimmy in the film directed by George Clooney, also starring the latter as well as Robert Downey Jr. and Patricia Clarkson. Peter’s net worth was now well established.

Since then Jacobson has appeared in numerous popular television shows. His net worth has also significantly increased thanks to the many opportunities given to him, through playing parts in shows such as “CSI: Miami” and “Scrubs” He was also part of the film “Transformers”, and the horror film “The Midnight Meat Train” which is based on the Clive Barker short story. He then joined the cast of “House” as the plastic surgeon Dr. Chris Taub, hoping to get a position in Dr. Gregory House’s diagnostics team, becoming a regular cast member of the show in 2007. The medical drama series ran for eight seasons with the main character being played by Hugh Laurie, and was one of the top television shows of its time, winning five Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, as well as nine People’s Choice Awards.

After the end of the show’s run, Peter made a guest appearance in the show “Royal Pains” which is also based on concierge medicine practices. He then became the star of “Colony” which is now in its third season; the series is set in a dystopian future Los Angeles where the world is now under the control of extraterrestrials.

For his personal life, it is known that Jacobson is married to Whitney Scott they have a child together.

Quick Facts

Birth date: March 24, 1965
Birth place: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height:1.68 m
Profession:Actor
Education:Juilliard School, Brown University
Nationality:American
Spouse:Whitney Scott
Children:Emanual Jacobson
Parents:Walter Jacobson, Lynn Straus
Siblings:Geneieve Jacobson, Wendy Jacobson, Julia Jacobson
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Shared a scene with Lisa Edelstein in As Good as it Gets (1997) where they played a man and woman conversing at the diner frequently visited by Jack Nicholson's character. Jacobson and Edelstein shared many more scenes together 10 years later when they co-stared in House M.D. (2004-2012).
2Host of an infomercial for the "Laser Spine Institute". [2009]
3Son of Walter Jacobson, veteran Chicago news anchor.
41987: Graduated Brown University.
51991: Graduated Juilliard.
6Laser Spine Institute (LSI) patient.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)· Lisa Edelstein
· Omar Epps
· Hugh Laurie
· Robert Sean Leonard
· Jennifer Morrison
· Kal Penn
· Jesse Spencer
· Olivia Wilde
2006Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble CastGood Night, and Good Luck. (2005)· Rose Abdoo
· Alex Borstein
· Robert John Burke
· Patricia Clarkson
· George Clooney
· Jeff Daniels
· Reed Diamond
· Tate Donovan
· Robert Downey Jr.
· Grant Heslov
· Frank Langella
· Tom McCarthy
· Dianne Reeves
· Matt Ross
· David Strathairn
· Ray Wise
2006ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGood Night, and Good Luck. (2005)· Rose Abdoo
· Alex Borstein
· Robert John Burke
· Patricia Clarkson
· George Clooney
· Jeff Daniels
· Reed Diamond
· Tate Donovan
· Robert Downey Jr.
· Grant Heslov
· Frank Langella
· Tom McCarthy
· Dianne Reeves
· Matt Ross
· David Strathairn
· Ray Wise


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Catfight2016/ICarl
The Americans2016TV SeriesAgent Wolfe
Colony2016TV SeriesProxy Alan Snyder / Alan Snyder
Madam Secretary2016TV SeriesTed Rhodes
Ray Donovan2013-2015TV SeriesLee Drexler
Battle Creek2015TV SeriesDarrel Hardy
Chicago P.D.2015TV SeriesMr. Friedman
The Mysteries of Laura2014TV SeriesRussell
Rake2014TV SeriesMax Fawcett
Better Living Through Chemistry2014Dr. Roth
HR2014TV MovieMoss Lieber
Brightest Star2013Dr. Lambert
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia2013TV SeriesRotenberg
Perception2013TV SeriesDr. Poole
White House Down2013Wallace
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2012TV SeriesBart Ganzel
House M.D.2007-2012TV SeriesDr. Chris Taub
And They're Off2011
The Good Wife2011TV SeriesMichael Kahane
Cars 2: The Video Game2011Video GameAcer (voice)
Cars 22011Acer (voice)
Svetlana2010TV SeriesDerek
Royal Pains2009-2010TV SeriesAlan Ryder
Prep & Landing2009TV ShortWaterkotte (voice)
The Midnight Meat Train2008Otto
What Just Happened2008Cal
The Starter Wife2007TV Mini-SeriesKenny Kagan
Transformers2007Mr. Hosney
Purple Violets2007Monroe
The Memory Thief2007Mr. Freeman
The Lost Room2006TV Mini-SeriesWally Jabrowski
Entourage2006TV Series
In Justice2006TV SeriesYarmulke Jake Jake Weisman
Criminal Minds2006TV SeriesMichael Ryer
Law & Order1994-2006TV SeriesRandolph J. 'Randy' Dworkin, Esq. / Dr. Karl Styne
The Passage2006/IIShortJacob Schultz
Failure to Launch2006Boatyard Man
Shut Up and Sing2006Ad Exec
Scrubs2006TV SeriesMr. Foster
Love Monkey2006TV SeriesStan - Wapow! Guy
CSI: Miami2005TV SeriesGeorge Hammett
Domino2005Burke Beckett
Good Night, and Good Luck.2005Jimmy
Hope & Faith2005TV SeriesAaron Melville
Strip Search2004TV MovieJohn Scanlon
ER2004TV Series
Method & Red2004TV SeriesBill Blaford
Ed2003TV SeriesJeff Foster
A.U.S.A.2003TV SeriesGeoffrey Laurence
Path to War2002TV MovieAdam Yarmolinsky
Showtime2002Brad Slocum
Pipe Dream2002Arnie Hufflitz
Roomates2001Eric
Get Well Soon2001Nathan
Third Watch2001TV SeriesDet. Hall
Gideon's Crossing2001TV SeriesJosh Steinman
61*2001TV MovieArtie Green
Will & Grace2001TV SeriesPaul Budnik
Bull2000-2001TV SeriesJosh Kaplan
Life with David J2001TV Movie
Looking for an Echo2000Marty Pearlstein - Backstage Agent
Talk to Me2000TV SeriesSandy
Cradle Will Rock1999Silvano - Uncle
Hit and Runway1999Elliot Springer
A Civil Action1998Neil Jacobs
Mixing Nia1998
Great Expectations1998Man on Phone
A Price Above Rubies1998Schnuel
As Good as It Gets1997Man at Table
Spin City1997TV SeriesGreg
Deconstructing Harry1997Goldberg
Conspiracy Theory1997Surveillance Operator
Oz1997TV SeriesCarlton Auerback
Commandments1997Banker
Private Parts1997Lawyer
Ed's Next Move1996Yalta Coffee Shop Owner
Jeffrey1995Man #1 (as Peter Jaconson)
It Could Happen to You1994Television Reporter
NYPD Blue1993TV SeriesReporter #1

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hit and Runway1999performer: "If I Were A Rich Man"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
House: Swan Song2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Iron Chef America: The Series2012TV SeriesHimself - ICA Judge
Rome Is Burning2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
House, M.D., Season Four: New Beginnings2008Video documentary shortTaub - Dr Chris
Inside the Lost Room2007Video documentary shortHimself
Smoke Alarm: The Unfiltered Truth About Cigarettes1996TV Short documentaryButts Host / Kent / Vantage
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995TV SeriesHimself
Golf Talk1995TV SeriesHimself
Dead Solid Perfect1988TV MovieHimself

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