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Peter Frechette

Peter Frechette is an American film, stage and television actor. Born and raised in Coventry, Rhode Island, Peter Frechette earned a B.F.A. in Theater from the University of Rhode Island before moving to New York City to pursue acting there on stage. He earned Tony Award nominations for his performances in the play Eastern Standard which played on Broadway, and the off-Broadway production of Our Country's Good. Additional stage credits include Night and Her Stars, and The Destiny of Me. He moved to Los Angeles in the late 1970s to pursue acting in the movies and on television where his first movie role was a minor part in playing a T-Bird gang member in Grease 2 (1982) which he used his singing skills he learned on Broadway to good measure. From then on, Frechette acted in many aclaimed guest TV spots on shows such as "L.A. Law", "Picket Fences", "Thirtysomething" (which gave him an Emmy Award nomination for best guest appearance). He appeared as a regular on the shows "Dream Street" and "Profiler." - IMDb Mini Biography

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Oct 3, 1956 In Warwick - Rhode Island - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Facts of Life 1979-08-24
Latest Project:
Movie The Savages 2007-01-19
Known For
Poster of Law & Order
Poster of The Kindred
Poster of Matlock
Poster of Grease 2
Movie The Savages Matt 2007-01-19
Movie Inside Man Peter Hammond 2006-03-17
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Series Family Law Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Profiler George Fraley 1996-09-21
Series New York News Unknown 1995-09-28
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Dream Street 1989-04-13
Movie The Unholy Claude 1988-04-22
Movie The Kindred Brad Baxter 1987-01-09
Series thirtysomething Unknown 1987-09-29
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie No Small Affair Leonard Cummings 1984-11-09
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Movie Voyager from the Unknown Eddie Rickenbacker 1982-01-01
Series Hotel Unknown 1982-08-21
Movie Grease 2 Louis DiMucci 1982-06-11
Series Voyagers Unknown 1982-10-03
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Series The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24