Peter Gallagher is a man with many talents who is mostly known for his acting career. He rose to fame with a role in the TV drama series The O.C. (2003-07). He also has deserved credit for his work on TV series like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Grace & Frankie.

Along with his TV work, Gallagher also has worked in several huge hit movies that include Mother’s BoysThe Man Who Knew Too LittleAmerican BeautyThe Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina, and A Bad Moms Christmas.

What Is Peter Gallagher Net Worth?

Peter Gallagher has an estimated net worth of $9 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth in 2022. He has racked such a good amount of net worth from his work in several movies and TV shows.

American actor Peter Gallagher
American actor Peter Gallagher

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Some commercially successful movies that Peter starred in are mentioned below,

Movie Budget – Box Office Cast Member
A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) $28 million – $130.6 million Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn
After (2019) $14 million – $69.7 million Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes-Tiffin
Step Up Revolution (2012) $33 million – $140.4 million Ryan Guzman, Kathryn McCormick, Misha Gabriel, and Cleopatra Coleman
American Beauty (1999) $15 million – $356.3 million Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Mena Suvari, and Wes Bentley

In addition to his roles in movies, Gallagher also landed several roles in TV shows. He played Arthur Campbell in Covert Affairs (2010-14). He gained tremendous popularity for his role in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2014-19).

The actor currently appears in Grace and Frankie. He joined the project back in 2017. He also portrays the main role of Mitch Clarke in Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.

Charity Works  

Peter Gallagher also has involved in several charitable organizations. He supports non-profit entities like the Actors Fund of America, Alzheimer’s Association, American Heart Association, Dine Out Los Angeles, and Screen Actors Guild Foundation.

Put Brentwood House On The Market For Sale At $5.795 Million 

In early 2016, Peter Gallagher put his gated estate in Brentwood for up for sale at $5.795 million. The actor originally listed the property a month ago with an asking price of $5.995 million.

Peter Gallagher listed his Brentwood home for sale at $5.795 million
Peter Gallagher listed his Brentwood home for sale at $5.795 million

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The 5,225 square feet home features 6 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. The sprawling property boasts gardens, multiple dining, and entertaining areas. It also has a saltwater swimming pool.


Peter Gallagher was born on 19th August 1955, in New York City, New York. He is the son of Mary Ann, a bacteriologist, and Thomas Francis, an advertising executive. He also has two siblings a sister Joan Gallagher and a brother Paul Gallagher.

Peter attended Tufts University and also performed in several of its programs.

Who Is Peter Gallagher Wife?  

Peter Gallagher exchanged the vows with his wife Paula Harwood on 7th May 1983. The couple also has two children; a son named James Gallagher and a daughter Kathryn Gallagher.

Their daughter Kathryn also has followed in her father’s footsteps who worked in Deaf West Theatre’s production of Spring Awakening on Broadway.