Peter Paige

Actor, Director, Playwright
A versatile and gifted performer with a flair for comedy, actor Peter Paige was an accomplished theatre trouper who cut his teeth performing everything from Greek classics to Shakespeare to Eugene O'Neill on stage ... Read more »
Born: 06/19/1969 in West Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Filmography

Actor (21)

Bones 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

White Camellias 2011 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Closer 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

CSI: Miami 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Caroline in the City 1998 - 2000, 2008 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Movie Stars 1999 - 2000, 2008 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Raising the Bar 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Suddenly Susan 1997 - 2000, 2008 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Ping Pong Playa 2008 (Movie)

Gerald Harcourt (Actor)

Without A Trace 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Grey's Anatomy 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Related 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Say Uncle 2006 (Movie)

Paul Johnson (Actor)

Queer as Folk (US) 2000 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

Childstar 2004 (Movie)

(Actor)

Girlfriends 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Will & Grace 1999 (Tv Show)

Actor

Nowhere Man 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Our America (TV Show)

Actor

Undressed (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (3)

Tut 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Fly Girls 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

Say Uncle 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)
Director (3)

The Fosters 1997 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2012 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Director

Leaving Barstow 2008 (Movie)

(Director)

Say Uncle 2006 (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (1)

Say Uncle 2006 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Biography

A versatile and gifted performer with a flair for comedy, actor Peter Paige was an accomplished theatre trouper who cut his teeth performing everything from Greek classics to Shakespeare to Eugene O'Neill on stage. Mainly known for his television work, however, Paige was most famous for having played the fabulously flamboyant Emmett Honeycutt for five seasons on the adult dramedy, "Queer as Folk" (Showtime. 2000-05).

EDUCATION

School of Fine Arts, Boston University

Boston , Massachusetts
graduated cum laude

Milestones

2006

Starred in his feature directorial debut, "Say Uncle," alongside Kathy Najimy and Gabrielle Union; also wrote and produced

2005

Had a recurring role on the WB series, "Related"

2004

Featured in Don McKellar’s "Childstar" with Jennifer Jason Leigh and Dave Foley

2003

Created production company, "Best Little Boy Productions"

2002

Cast in the Showtime movie "Our America"

2000

Best known for his role as the eccentric Emmett Honeycutt on Showtime’s hit series "Queer as Folk"

1999

Featured in the indy darling "Pop"

1999

Appeared opposite Martin Landau in "The Joyriders"

1997

First audition in Los Angeles lead to a guest-starring role on "Suddenly Susan" (NBC) as Neil Pomeratz, the nervous undertaker

Appeared in the award-winning shorts "The Shooting" (1998) and "The Four of Us" (2001)

Appeared as a guest-star on "Will & Grace," (NBC), "Girlfriends," (UPN) and Caroline in the City (NBC)

Toured the country performing Moliere's "Tartuffe" (in two languages!)

Relocated to Portland, Oregon, where he worked for two years in local theater

Wrote and performed in the two-man show "Pantophobia," co-written and co-starring Abraham Higginbotham

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