Peter Sarsgaard

Actor, Producer

Actor, Producer


Boyish-looking Peter Sarsgaard was born on March 7, 1971, at Scott Air Force Base, in Bellville, Illinois, to Judy Lea (Reinhardt) and John Dale Sarsgaard, an engineer who worked for the Air Force and later Monsanto and IBM. He is a graduate of St. Louis' Washington University, where he majored in history and literature. Initially trained with the ...
Birth date
1971-03-07
Awards
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 14 wins & 34 nominations.
Height
5' 11" (1.8 m)

Known For


Shattered Glass
Shattered Glass
Charles 'Chuck' Lane (2003)
Garden State
Garden State
Mark (2004)
Kinsey
Kinsey
Clyde Martin (2004)
Jarhead
Jarhead
Alan Troy (2005)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorDopesick
(TV Mini-Series) (filming) Rick Mountcastle - Episode #1.8 (2021) ... Rick Mountcastle - Episode #1.7 (2021) ... Rick Mountcastle - Episode #1.6 (2021) ... Rick Mountcastle - Episode #1.5 (2021) ... Rick Mountcastle - Episode #1.4 (2021) ... Rick Mountcastle Show all 8 episodes
2021
ActorThe Batman
(post-production) District Attorney Gil Colson
2022
ActorThe Guilty
(post-production)
2021
ActorThe Lost Daughter
(post-production) Profesor Hardy
2021
ActorHarry Haft
(post-production)
2021
ActorBest Summer Ever
Camera Man
2020
ActorHomemade
(TV Series) Frank - Maggie Gyllenhaal (2020) ... Frank
2020
ActorInterrogation
(TV Series) Det. David Russell - I.A. Sgt. Ian Lynch & Det. Brian Chen vs Trey Carano 2003 (2020) ... Det. David Russell - P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Amy Harlow 2003 (2020) ... Det. David Russell - P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Eric Fisher 1996 (2020) ... Det. David Russell - Det. Carol Young & Det. Brian Chen vs Melanie Pruitt 2005 (2020) ... Det. David Russell - Henry Fisher vs Eric Fisher 1992 (2020) ... Det. David Russell Show all 10 episodes
2020
ActorHuman Capital
Quint Manning
2019
ActorMr. Jones
Walter Duranty
2019
ActorThe Sound of Silence
Peter Lucian
2019/I
ActorThe Lie
Jay
2018
ActorThe Looming Tower
(TV Mini-Series) Martin Schmidt - 9/11 (2018) ... Martin Schmidt - Tuesday (2018) ... Martin Schmidt - A Very Special Relationship (2018) ... Martin Schmidt - The General (2018) ... Martin Schmidt - Boys at War (2018) ... Martin Schmidt Show all 10 episodes
2018
ActorLoving Pablo
Shepard
2017
ActorWormwood
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Frank Olson - Chapter 6: Remember Me (2017) ... Frank Olson - Chapter 4: Opening the Lid (2017) ... Frank Olson - Chapter 5: Honorable Men (2017) ... Frank Olson - Chapter 3: The Forbidden Threshold (2017) ... Frank Olson - Chapter 2: A Terrible Mistake (2017) ... Frank Olson Show all 6 episodes
2017
ActorThe Magnificent Seven
Bartholomew Bogue
2016
ActorJackie
Bobby Kennedy
2016/V
ActorBlack Mass
Brian Halloran
2015
ActorThe Slap
(TV Series) Hector - Ritchie (2015) ... Hector - Rosie (2015) ... Hector - Aisha (2015) ... Hector - Connie (2015) ... Hector - Manolis (2015) ... Hector Show all 8 episodes
2015
ActorLadygrey
Samuel
2015
ActorExperimenter
Stanley Milgram
2015
ActorMoustaches Make Food Taste Better
(Short) Jørgen 'Jørgen' Jørgen
2014
ActorPawn Sacrifice
Father Bill Lombardy
2014
ActorReel Rock Film Tour
(TV Series) Narrator - Valley Uprising (2014) ... Narrator
2014
ActorNight Moves
Harmon
2013
ActorThe Killing
(TV Series) Ray Seward - The Road to Hamelin (2013) ... Ray Seward (credit only) - From Up Here (2013) ... Ray Seward (credit only) - Six Minutes (2013) ... Ray Seward - Reckoning (2013) ... Ray Seward - Try (2013) ... Ray Seward Show all 12 episodes
2013
ActorBlue Jasmine
Dwight
2013
ActorLovelace
Chuck
2013
ActorVery Good Girls
Fitzsimmons
2013
ActorRobot & Frank
Robot (voice)
2012
ActorGreen Lantern
Hector Hammond
2011
ActorSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Boogerman - Amy Poehler/Katy Perry (2010) ... Boogerman (uncredited)
2010
ActorKnight and Day
Fitzgerald
2010
ActorOrphan
John
2009
ActorIn the Electric Mist
Elrod T. Sykes
2009
ActorAn Education
David Goldman
2009
ActorElegy
Kenny Kepesh
2008/I
ActorThe Mysteries of Pittsburgh
Cleveland Arning
2008
ActorRendition
Alan Smith
2007
ActorYear of the Dog
Newt
2007/I
ActorHigh Falls
(Short) Pedro
2007
ActorJarhead
Alan Troy
2005
ActorFlightplan
Carson
2005
ActorThe Skeleton Key
Luke Marshall
2005
ActorThe Dying Gaul
Robert
2005/I
ActorKinsey
Clyde Martin
2004
ActorGarden State
Mark
2004
ActorShattered Glass
Charles 'Chuck' Lane
2003
ActorDeath of a Dynasty
Brendon III
2003
ActorUnconditional Love
Window Washer
2002
ActorK-19: The Widowmaker
Lt. Vadim Radtchinko
2002
ActorThe Salton Sea
Jimmy the Finn
2002
ActorEmpire
Jack
2002
ActorBacon Wagon
(Short) Cowboy Zombie Victim
2001
ActorThe Center of the World
Richard Longman
2001
ActorHousebound
Tom
2000
ActorThe Cell
Julia Hickson's Fiancee (uncredited)
2000
ActorBoys Don't Cry
John Lotter
1999
ActorCracker: Mind Over Murder
(TV Series) Spencer Trent - The Club (1999) ... Spencer Trent
1999
ActorFreak City
(TV Movie) Cal Jackson
1999
ActorMinor Details
Scott
1998
ActorDesert Blue
Billy Baxter
1998
ActorAnother Day in Paradise
Ty
1998
ActorThe Man in the Iron Mask
Raoul
1998/I
ActorSUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground
(TV Movie) Boy No. 1 (segment "Underground") (as Peter Scarsgaard)
1997
ActorNew York Undercover
(TV Series) Donald Jones - School's Out (1997) ... Donald Jones
1997
ActorDead Man Walking
Walter Delacroix
1995
ActorLaw & Order
(TV Series) Josh Strand - Paranoia (1995) ... Josh Strand
1995
RoleTitleYear
ProducerBest Summer Ever
(executive producer)
2020
ProducerLovelace
(executive producer)
2013
RoleTitleYear
ThanksHostiles
(special thanks)
2017
ThanksMarjorie Prime
(thanks)
2017
RoleTitleYear
SelfMade in Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - The War with Grandpa/Charm City Kings/The Lie (2020) ... Self - Moana/Bad Santa 2/Rules Don't Apply/Jackie (2016) ... Self - The Magnificent Seven/Storks/Queen of Katwe/Dirty 30 (2016) ... Self - Black Mass/Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials/Sleeping with Other People/Pawn Sacrifice (2015) ... Self - Episode #8.38 (2013) ... Self Show all 7 episodes
2009-2020
SelfIMDb on the Scene - Interviews
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Welcome to Blumhouse (2020) ... Self - Guest
2020
SelfThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert
(TV Series) Self - Charles Barkley/Peter Sarsgaard (2020) ... Self
2020
SelfCTV News at 11:30 Toronto
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 September 2018 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfCelebrity Page
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.127 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfStand for Rights
(TV Special) Self
2017
SelfWatching, Waiting
(Documentary short) Self (credit only)
2017
SelfFrom Jackie to Camelot
(Video documentary short) Self
2017
SelfAn Interview
(TV Series documentary) Self - An Interview with Peter Sarsgaard (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfThe Magnificent Seven: Rogue Bogue
(Video documentary short) Self
2016
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest - Episode dated 2 December 2016 (2016) ... Self - Episode dated 15 October 2015 (2015) ... Self - Guest
2015-2016
SelfAmerica Divided
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Self - Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfRotten Tomatoes
(TV Series) Self - WHO DOES DENZEL WASHINGTON WANT by HIS SIDE in a FIGHT? (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfStarring Austin Pendleton
(Documentary short) Self
2016
SelfBirthday Stories with Lynn Hirschberg
(TV Series short) Self - Peter Sarsgaard's Favorite Birthday (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfLate Night with Seth Meyers
(TV Series) Self - Angrily Swiping Things Off Desk / Self - Guest - Mariska Hargitay/Chelsea Peretti/Father John Misty/Elle King (2015) ... Self - Angrily Swiping Things Off Desk (uncredited) - Kathy Griffin/Peter Sarsgaard/The Mavericks (2015) ... Self - Guest
2015
SelfBehind Lovelace
(Video documentary short) Self
2014
SelfValley Uprising
(Documentary) Narrator (voice)
2014
SelfBlue Jasmine: Notes from the Red Carpet
(Video documentary short) Self
2014
SelfConan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Slow & Steady Wins the Participation Trophy (2013) ... Self - Guest - Is Anyone Paying Attention to These Friggin' Episode Titles? (2011) ... Self - Guest
2011-2013
SelfGreen Lantern's Light: Focus Points
(Video documentary) Self
2011
SelfJanela Indiscreta
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.77 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfBig Morning Buzz Live
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Ryan Reynolds/Blake Lively/Peter Saarsgaard/Bethenny Frankel/Vanessa Carlton (2011) ... Self - Guest
2011
SelfGreen Lantern: An Exclusive Look
(TV Special documentary) Self
2011
SelfBoston Days and Spanish Knights
(Video short) Self
2010
SelfKnight and Day: Scope
(Video short) Self
2010
SelfKnight and Day: Story
(Video short) Self
2010
SelfWilder Knights and Crazier Days
(Video short) Self
2010
SelfThe 82nd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
2010
Self25th Film Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2010
SelfCinema 3
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 27 February 2010 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfGuión busca estrella
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2010
SelfMama's Little Devils: Bad Seeds and Evil Children
(Video documentary short) Self
2009
SelfThe Hour
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 October 2009 (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfUp Close with Carrie Keagan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 19 October 2009 (2009) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 23 July 2009 (2009) ... Self - Guest
2009
SelfLate Night with Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 6 October 2009 (2009) ... Self - Guest
2009
SelfDP/30: Conversations About Movies
(TV Series) Self - An Education, Actors Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard (Sundance 2009) (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 23 July 2009 (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfThe Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Adam Sandler/Peter Sarsgaard/Kate Voegele (2009) ... Self - Guest
2009
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #15.184 (2008) ... Self - Guest
2008
SelfIntersections: The Making of 'Rendition'
(Video documentary short) Self
2008
SelfHistory in Focus
(TV Series documentary) Self - Rendition (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfIndie Sex: Extremes
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2007
SelfIndie Sex: Teens
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Actor
2007
SelfIndie Sex: Censored
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2007
SelfFilm Independent's 2007 Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfBackground
(Video documentary short) Self
2006
SelfJarhead Diaries
(Video documentary short) Self
2006
Self2006 Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfIn-Flight Movie: The Making of 'Flightplan'
(Video documentary short) Self
2006
SelfSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Host - Peter Sarsgaard/The Strokes (2006) ... Self - Host
2006
SelfCorazón de...
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 15 December 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfHBO First Look
(TV Series documentary short) Self - Jarhead (2005) ... Self - The Making of 'Empire' (2002) ... Self
2002-2005
SelfThe WIN Awards
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfStarz Special: On the Set of 'Flightplan'
(TV Movie documentary) Carson
2005
SelfThe Kinsey Report: Sex on Film
(Video documentary) Self
2005
SelfThe 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfThe 10th Annual Critics' Choice Awards
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfThe Making of 'Garden State'
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 3 August 2004 (2004) ... Self - Guest
2004
SelfThe 2004 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfThe 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards 2004
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2004
SelfThe 2003 IFP Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special documentary) Self
2003
SelfThe 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2003
(TV Special) Self - Audience Member
2003
SelfEmbracing the Chaos: A Conversation with the Cast of 'The Salton Sea'
(Video documentary short) Self / Jimmy the Finn
2002
SelfK-19: It's in the Details
(Video short) Self
2002
SelfThe Making of 'K-19: The Widowmaker'
(Video documentary short) Self
2002
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageCelebrity Page
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.148 (2019) ... Self
2019
Archive footageDemocracy Now!
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 31 December 2015 (2015) ... Self
2015
Archive footageWelcome to the Basement
(TV Series) Self / David Goldman - Ishtar (2015) ... Self / David Goldman
2015
Archive footageJake Gyllenhaal Challenges the Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
(Short) Alan Troy
2010
Archive footageEl Magacine
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 5 November 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
Archive footageSex at 24 Frames Per Second
(Video documentary) John Lotter (uncredited)
2003