Peter was nominated for nine SAG awards. He was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006, winning in 2003. He was nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series in 2002 and 2004. All nominations were for his work on the show Everybody Loves Raymond.
Passed away on Tuesday December 12th,2006 from multiple myeloma and heart disease. He was 71 years old.
John Lennon was best man at Peter's wedding.
Peter is Irish American.
Peter played Joe in the 1970 film Joe.
Peter played Barry Fenaka in the 1973 movie Slither.
Peter played Jack Mitchell in the 1971 movie "T.R. Baskin."
Peter played Lucas in the 1972 movie "The Candidate."
Peter played Andy Mast in the 1979 film "Hardcore."
Peter played Matt Duffy in the 1991 movie "Men of Respect."
Peter played Buck Grotowski in the hit 2001 film "Monster's Ball."
Peter played Belted Galloway in the 1996 film "Milk Money."
Peter played Pa in the hit 1997 film "That Darn Cat."
Peter played Father Time in the 2002 movie "The Santa Clause 2."
Peter played Captain Green in the 1992 film Malcolm X.
Peter played Wizard in the classic 1976 film "Taxi Driver."
Peter played Calloway in the smash hit 1998 film "Doctor Dolittle" as well as Old Man Wickles in the 2004 film "Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed", and in the 1994 film "The Shadow" as Moe Shrevnitz.
Frank was the only member of the ensemble cast of "Everybody Loves Raymond" who didn't win an "Emmy" award for acting in a comedy series.
Peter has been married to Loraine Alterman Boyle since 1977 and have two children.
Peter is 6' 2" (1.88 m)
In 1990, Boyle wasn't able to talk for six months due to a stroke he had suffered.
Deceased "Beatle" John Lennon was the best man at Boyle's wedding to Alterman in 1977. Boyle and Lennon were very good friends and knew each other because their wives, Lorraine Alterman and Yoko Ono respectively, knew each other through Alterman's job at "Rolling Stone".
Boyle is married to Lorraine Alterman, a reporter for "Rolling Stone". They have 2 daughters, Amy and Lucy.
Peter: "I don't think I would be an actor if I was all that intelligent."