Peter Krause - Bio, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Age, Facts, Parent, Height

Peter Krause

Facts About Peter Krause

Celebrated Name Peter Krause
Age 57 Years Old
Nick Name Peter Krause
Birth Name Peter Krause
Birth Date 1965-08-12
Gender Male
Profession Actor , Director , Producer
Birth Nation USA
Place Of Birth Alexandria, Minnesota
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Christianity
Siblings 2
Horoscope Leo
College / University Gustavus Adolphus College
University New York University
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award and more
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Lauren Graham (ex)
Children Roman Krause (With Christine King)
Net Worth $20 Million
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Height 6 feet 1 inch
Weight 74 KG
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Light Brown
Links Wikipedia

Peter Krause is an American actor, director, and producer. Hei s best known for his role as Casey McCall on Sports Night (1998–2000), Nate Fisher on Six Feet Under (2001–2005), Nick George on Dirty Sexy Money (2007–2009), Adam Braverman on Parenthood (2010–2015), Benjamin Jones on The Catch (2016–2017), and Bobby Nash on 9-1-1 (2018–present). He was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning twice for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for his work on "Six Feet Under". He made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Scott in the horror drama film, Blood Harvest, in 1987. Directed by Bill Rebane, the film starred the likes of Tiny Tim, Itonia Salchek, and Lori Minneti. He made his first TV show appearance by playing ‘Skit characters’ in an episode, titled Reunion, of the comedy anthology series, Carol & Company, in 1990.  

What is Peter Krause Famous For?

  • Being an American actor, director, and producer. 
  • For starring as Nate Fisher in the serial-drama black-comedy series, Six Feet Under, alongside actors Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose, Freddy Rodriguez, Mathew St. Patrick, Jeremy Sisto, Rachel Griffiths, James Cromwell, and Justina Machado
  • For being cast as Casey McCall in the comedy-drama television series, Sports Night and starring as Adam Braverman in the family comedy-drama television series, Parenthood. 

Who are the Parents of Peter Krause?

Peter Krause was born on August 12, 1965, in Alexandria, Minnesota, the United States. He was raised in Roseville, Minnesota, a suburb of St. Paul. Her birth name is Peter William Krause. His present age is 56 as of 2021. He was born to his father, William Popham Krause (High School English teacher), and his mother, Wanda Marie (Johnson) (Taught the 2nd grade). Also, he has a younger brother, Michael Krause, and a sister namely Amy Krause. He holds American nationality and he belongs to mixed ethnicity. His birth sign is Leo and he follows the Christianity religion. Focusing on his education, he got enrolled at Gustavus Adolphus College, a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in St. Peter, Minnesota, United States, and was a pre-med major for a semester. However, he later changed his major and graduated college with a degree in English literature in 1987. He then attended the New York University‘s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts and graduated with a Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting. 

American Actor and Director, Peter Krause


Peter Krause Career Timeline

  • Krause appeared in TV shows such as "Seinfeld", "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Ellen" during his early 1990s. 
  • Also, he was a cast member of Carol Burnett's sketch comedy series "Carol & Company" from 1990-1991.
  • Next, he appeared in a recurring role as Cybill Shepherd's son-in-law Kevin on her sitcom "Cybill" for four seasons in 1996. 
  • He then portrayed the character Casey McCall on the ABC network's comedy "Sports Night" (1998-2000). 
  • He starred in the HBO drama series "Six Feet Under" from 2001 to 2005 for which he received seven award nominations (including three Emmy nominations) for his portrayal of funeral director Nate Fisher. 
  • He also appeared on Broadway in the summer of 2004 in a revival of Arthur Miller's "After the Fall".
  • Next, he appeared in the miniseries "The Lost Room" in December 2006. 
  • He portrayed young lawyer Nick George in ABC's drama "Dirty Sexy Money" (2007-2009). 
  • He played Adam Braverman in the NBC comedy-drama "Parenthood" from the year 2010-2015. 
  • Also, he appeared in the 2011 fantasy film "Beastly". 
  • He was seen in the drama series "The Catch" (2016-2017). 
  • He was cast in the Ryan Murphy-produced drama 9-1-1 in 2017. 
  • Moreover, he is the narrator of "Citizen Hearst" in 2021.

Peter Krause Awards and Achievements

  • Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2003
  • Prism Awards in 2004
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2004

How much is Peter Krause Net Worth?

Peter Krause is a talented and successful actor, director, and producer who has made a huge fortune from his professional career. His estimated net worth is $20 Million as of 2022. His main source of wealth comes from the entertainment industry and he is leading a fancy lifestyle at present. Details about his salary are missing at present. 

Who is Peter Krause Dating?

Peter Krause is not married yet and he is still to get married. Today, he is leading a single life after his breakup with actress, Lauren Graham (2010-2022). He is enjoying his single life happily at present. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Peter Krause and his girlfriend, Lauren Graham broke up


In a special appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” in April 2021, Graham talking about his husband and son admitted, “It was more like they were the married couple, and I was the person who … they were like, ‘We don’t do it that way anymore.’ They were like, ‘No, this is how things happen.'”

Previously, he dated actress and author, Lauren Graham in 2010. They met one another in the year 1995 when they were cast in the NBC situation comedy sitcom, Caroline in the City, but did not start dating until 2010. After being in a relationship for 11 years, the couple split in 2022. Likewise, he has dated Tamela D'Amico (2006-2010), Christine King (1993-2003), Alicia Witt (1995-1999), and Mae Whitman. With Christine King, he shared a son, Roman Krause. 

How tall is Peter Krause?

Peter Krause has a perfect and tall of 6 feet 1 inch. His body weight consists of 74 Kg. His hair color is light brown and his eye color is light brown. His body type is slim. He has a deep-set eye. He stays fit by working out regularly at the gym. 

Trivias About Peter Krause You Need To Know.

  • His last name ‘Krause’ is pronounced as ‘KROW-zuh’ in which ‘KROW’ rhymes with the word ‘wow’.
  • Between 2012 and 2014, he directed a few episodes of the show, Parenthood.
  • Leo is his zodiac sign.
  • He is represented by 42 West, Public Relations Agency, New York City, New York, United States.