Actor

Peter Kowitz

Actor

Peter Kowitz is one of Australia's most versatile and accomplished actors and has been nominated 4 times for AFI awards; three times for drama ('Bodysurfer', 'The Long Way Home', and 'GP') and comedy ('Supernova'), winning Best Actor for 'Bodysurfer' and 'The Long Way Home'. In 1989 He received the Variety Heart award for Television Actor of the Year. He has been a regular and guest performer in numerous series, mini-series and tele-movies in the last forty years, most recently as Crown Prosecutor Tony Gillies in 'Crownies' and the critically acclaimed sequel 'Janet King'. Peter is an award winning theatre actor appearing regularly with STC, MTC,QT, SATC, Ensemble and Griffin Theatre. Most recent theatre performances include Willy Loman in ‘Death of a Salesman’ for QT and Nick Laine (male lead) in the 2022 Australia/NZ tour of ‘Girl From The North Country’.