Peter Sarsgaard is an American actor who is best known for films like ‘Another Day in Paradise’, ‘Desert Blue’, and ‘Boys Don’t Cry’. Furthermore, he is also an Off-Broadway production artist and also a popular TV actor. Today, let’s make some free time to know some interesting facts about this talented actor below.
Peter Sarsgaard’s Birth Facts and Family
Peter Sarsgaard was born on 7 March 1971 in Belleville, Illinois, US. His parents are John Dale Sarsgaard and Judy Lea Reinhardt. He has spent his childhood in different places because his father was an Air Force Engineer. He is of American nationality and of mixed ethnicity (English, German, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, and Austrian).
He got his school graduation from Fairfield College Preparatory School in 1989. Then, he was enrolled in Bard College for two years and later transferred to Washington University in St. Louis in 1991. Finally, he received his bachelor degree graduation from History in 1993.
Peter Sarsgaard’s Career and Net Worth
After quitting his soccer career due to concussion injury, he started his acting career from New York’s Actors Studio. His play as a servant in theatrical comedy Tartuffe at the college. Later, he played various roles in TV films making debut as Josh strand in Law and Order (1995), followed by New York Undercover and Subways Stories in 1997.
However, his career in big screen flying starts with his debut film Dead Man Walking in 1995. Later he has done wide-range of films including the drama The Dying Gaul, the biographical film Kinsey(2004), the comedy-drama Garden State in 2004. He has also done various big-budget films like Jarhead(2005), The Skeleton Key (2005), An Education (2009) and Knight and Day(2010) among the others. Recently, he recent notable mention are,’ Experimenter’,’The Magnificant Seven’ and ‘Denzel Washington’.
Of all his numerous film and movies, he has won many awards and nomination. He has won ‘National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor’ for the film, Shattered, ‘Stockholm International Film Festival- Best Actor Award’ for Garden State. Furthermore, he has one Golden Globe Award nomination to his name. He has an estimated net worth of whopping $15 million.
Peter Sarsgaard’s Relationship and Wife
Peter was married to his longtime girlfriend Maggie Gyllenhaal on Mat 2, 2009. They got married after 7 years of romantic relationship. The couplet have two beautiful daughters, Ramona Sarsgaard and Gloria Ray Sarsgaard. They are living happily with each for many years and there is no sign of any split up and separation.
Before his marriage to Maggie, Peter has been linked with many celebrities like Dita Von Tesse and Shalon Harlow from 2000 to 2001
Peter Sarsgaard’s Body Measurements and Social Media Profile
Peter Sarsgaard stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 72kg. Besides these, his chest size is 38 inches, waist size is 32 inches and Biceps size is 14 inches. Furthermore, he has light brown hair and hazel color eye.
He is active on Facebook and Twitter with over 7.5k followers on Facebook and over 18k followers on Twitter. Furthermore, he has 4k followers on Instagram too.
Source: en.wikipedia.org, imdb.com