Peter Scolari BioGraphy

Peter Scolari BioGraphy : The full name of Peter Scolari is Peter Thomas Scolari. He is an American actor. He played Michael Harris in Newhart (American sitcom television series) from 1984 to 1990. From 1980 to 1982, he played Henry Desmond in Bosom Buddies (American television sitcom). He is widely recognized for his roles in these two (American sitcom television series). The actor has received three Emmy nominations for starring in Newhart. In 2016 he appeared in Girls (American comedy-drama television series) Tad Horvath. He had a recurring role in this drama television series.

Peter Scolari BioGraphy

Peter Thomas Scolari had set his steps for the first time in this world on September 12, 1955. Scolari’s birthplace is New Rochelle, New York, United States. He was moving from this world on October 22, 2021 at the age of 66. His birth sign was Virgo. He had US citizenship.There is no information available in the internet about the name of Peter’s parents. But this actor had told in an interview that his mother was an alcoholic. And his father was an abusive and angry man. The married life of the actor’s parents was not good. There used to be a lot of fighting between the two. But his father and mother did not divorce. Because their parents loved each other but there was incompatible between them. Another reason was that he did not want to be separated from his children to live with his parents.


Scolari took admission in a well-known school in New Rochelle, New York to do his schooling. After completing, he took admission in a good college in New Rochelle, New York. From where he obtained his graduation degree. But let us tell you all that he had never shared the name of his school and college.

Personal Life

Peter Thomas Scolari married Lisa Kretzchmar in 1981. Their marriage did not last long and Peter divorced Lisa Kretzchmar in 1983. After that Scolari married Debra Steagal in 1986. And Scolari divorced Debra Steagal in 1996. Peter married Cathy Trien in 1998, two years after the divorce. Cathy Trien is an actress. Scolari divorced Cathy Trien in 2004. Before the divorce, Cathy Trien gave birth to two children of Peter Thomas Scolari. After the divorce, Peter Scolari married Tracy Shayne in 2013 after being in a relationship with Tracy Shayne for several years. The names of the children of Peter Thomas Scolari are Keaton, Nicholas, Cal and Joseph.

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Real Name Peter Thomas Scolari
Other Name Peter
Date Of Death October 22, 2021
Date Of Birth September 12, 1955
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place New Rochelle, New York, United State
  • Actor
  • Musician
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Year Active 1978–2021
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Children  Name
  • Keaton Scolari
  • Nicholas Scolari
  • Cal  Scolari
  • Joseph Scolari
Wife Name
  • Lisa Kretzchmar (m. 1981; div. 1983)​
  • Debra Steagal ​(m. 1986; div. 1996)​
  • Cathy Trien ​(m. 1998; div. 2004)​
  • Tracy Shayne (m. 2013)
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Physical Status
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Height 5ft 6 ½ or 168.9 cm
Weight 77 kg (169 pounds)
Body Type Fit
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Grey
Biceps Size Approx 18 inches
Waist size Approx 36 inches
Bust size Approx 36 inches
Body Color White
Relationship Status
Married Status Married
Any Affair No
  • Lisa Kretzchmar (m. 1981; div. 1983)​
  • Debra Steagal ​(m. 1986; div. 1996)​
  • Cathy Trien ​(m. 1998; div. 2004)
Wife Name Tracy Shayne (m. 2013)

Interesting Facts

  • This actor was battling bipolar disorder for a long time.
  • He told in an interview that he used to use drugs.
  • The actor died of leukemia on October 22, 2021 in Manhattan at the age of 66.
  • Peter was diagnosed with leukemia two years ago.
  • He was an avid juggler.
  • The actor used to showcase his jugglery talent on television in 1982’s Circus of the Stars and talk shows.

Net Worth

  • Peter Thomas Scolari has left behind a property of about $2 million.


Scolari made his debut in the acting world in 1978. The first film of this actor’s career was Take Off. In which he played the role of Kookie. After the first film, he entered the world of television in 1979. The first television series of his career is Wally Brown, in which he starred in Douglas Burdett. In the same year he played Kenny in Episode: “The Thief” of Angie (American sitcom television series). In 1980, he played the role of Benny Loman in 13 episodes of Goodtime Girls. From 1980 to 1982, he appeared in 37 episodes of Bosom Buddies, playing the role of Henry Desmond / Hildegarde ‘Hilde’ Desmond. In 1982, he had a great performance in Circus of the Stars #7.

That same year he appeared as Albie Fervitz in Remington Steele and as Woody in Missing Children: A Mother’s Story.In 1983 he appeared in Carpool as Robert Duff, as Jake in Happy Days and as Eddie Riddle in Baby Makes Five.In 1984, he did the second film of his career named The Rosebud Beach Hotel. In this film, he appeared as Elliot Garner. In the same year, he also did three American television series named Amazons, Finder of Lost Loves and Newhart. His last film, Looks That Kill, was released in 2021. In which he played the role of Paul. Next Actor : Oscar Isaac BioGraphy

Frequently Ask Question

Que :  What was his cause of death?
Ans : leukemia

Que :  When he was born?
Ans :12 September 1955

Que : When he died? 
Ans :22 October 2021

Que :  Where he died?
Ans :Manhattan, New York, United States

Que :  Who is his wife?
Ans :Tracy Shayne

Que :  How many kids did he have?
Ans : 4

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