Peter Jacobson is an American actor who made his TV debut in 1993 on NYPD Blue. He is perhaps best known for his role on medical drama House.
In 2006, Peter and his co-stars were nominated the Actor award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for Good Night, and Good Luck (2005).
In 2004, Peter did commercials for Nextel and Diet Pepsi Twist. He also did a commercial for Planters Peanuts.
His father, Walter Jacobson, is a veteran Chicago news anchor.
He graduated from Brown University in 1987.
In 1991 he graduated (Julliard).