In 1994, Peter was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award in the category of "Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series" for his work on the CBS soap opera Guiding Light.
Peter's theater credit's include:
- Romeo and Juliet
- Cathedral of Chartres
- Twelfth Night
- Kicking the Castle Down
- P.S., Your Cat is Dead
Peter met his wife, Courtney, while they were both appearing on the soap Search for Tomorrow in 1969.
Peter, and several other Guiding Light cast members, appeared in the 1983 prime-time TV movie The Cradle Will Fall.
Peter: You have to have a certain look on daytime as you get older. Bald isn't one of the looks.