Peter currently lives in Toronto with his wife and two sons.
In 2005, Peter was nominated for a Gemini award for his role as David Sandstrom in ReGenesis.
Peter's paternal grandparents were missionaries in China in the 1920s.
Peter met his wife on the set of The Outer Limits while filming the episode titled "The New Breed".
Peter is married to actress Tammy Isbell.
Peter has a dog, an Australian Blue Heeler, by the name of Pepper.
As a child, Peter was pushed into a frozen pond and says he never recovered.
For a scene in the movie Men With Brooms, Peter had to strip naked and take a 20 foot leap into freezing water.
Peter's father is a lawyer.
Peter isn't particularly a fan of cop shows, with the exception of Columbo.
Peter has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Victoria, with a double major in theatre and English Literature.
Peter went to high school at Jarvis Collegiate in Toronto.
He is the youngest of five children - he has two older brothers and two older sisters.
He is 5'10" tall.