Peter Krause has built an amazing career in both small and big screens. But, especially Peter's performances on TV brought him much popularity. The actor made his own mark in the industry with the role of Casey McCall on Sports Night (1998–2000). His other successful projects quickly followed like Six Feet Under (2001–2005), Dirty Sexy Money (2007–2009), and Parenthood (2010–2015).
Tackling the American TV industry, Peter played Benjamin Jones on The Catch (2016–2017). Since 2018, the actor has portrayed Bobby Nash on 9-1-1. His film credits are The Truman Show (1998) and Beastly (2011) as well.
Peter Krause has managed a decent amount of net worth. He primarily makes money through his work in movies and TV shows. As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, Krause's net worth stands at $20 million in 2020.
The actor acted in a 1998 blockbuster movie, The Truman Show, along with Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich, Natascha McElhone, Holland Taylor, and Ed Harris. The film became a huge hit at the box office, grossing over $264 million worldwide.
Additionally, Peter also featured in a 2011 romantic fantasy Beastly with Alex Pettyfer and Vanessa Hudgens. The film collected more than $43 million at the box office.
Peter Krause, prior to his work in films, also has landed several endearing roles in a wide array of TV shows. He appeared on the NBC comedy-drama TV series Parenthood from 2010-15. The show paid him $125,000 per episode.
Similarly, Peter's current salary from the television show 9-1-1 is around $165,000 per episode. He featured as a funeral director Nate Fisher on the highly-rated TV series Six Feet Under from 2001-05. The role in the show garnered him three Primetime Emmy, Two Golden Globe, and seven Screen Actos Guild Award nominations, winning two.
Peter Krause spent his entire childhood in Roseville. Following his parents' demise, Peter and his two other siblings decided to sell their childhood home.
The property came in the market in early 2019. Any financial detail of the house is not revealed.
Peter Krause was born on 12th August 1965, in Alexandria, Minnesota. His parents were both teachers. His father was a high school English teacher while her mother tutored second grade.
Krause has two siblings, a brother, Michael Krause and a sister, Amy Krause. He attended Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter and graduated with a degree in English literature in 1987.
Peter was later accepted into the New York University's Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts and obtained his Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting.
Peter Krause is not married yet but has been in a long relationship with actress Lauren Graham. The couple first came across while they both were casts in the sitcom Caroline in the City. But, the two started dating in 2010 and are still together.
Besides, Peter also has a son named Roman Krause (b 2001) from his relationship with his former girlfriend, Christine King.