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Peter Bergman Biography
Peter Bergman is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayals as Dr. Cliff Warner on All My Children (1979–89) as well as Jack Abbott on The Young and the Restless (1989–present).
Peter Bergman Age | How Old Is Peter Bergman
Peter Bergman was born on June 11, 1953, in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He is currently 70 years old as of September 2023.
Peter Bergman Family | Education
Peter was born in Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba. His father Walter Bergman was a US Naval Officer. Peter later graduated from Crossland Senior High School in Camp Springs, Maryland.
Peter Bergman Wife | Who Is Peter Bergman Married To
From 1976 to 1981 Peter was married to actress Christine Ebersole. He later married Mariellen in 1985, with whom he has two children.
Peter Bergman Net Worth | Peter Bergman Salary
Peter has an estimated net worth of $10 million but his salary is still unknown.
Tracey Bregman And Peter Bergman Related
Peter Bergman (Jack) and Tracey Bregman (Lauren) from “The Young and the Restless” are not related even their last name is still different.
Peter Bergman Career
Peter originally auditioned for the All My Children role of Dr. Jeff Martin. His first notable role was his portrayal of Dr. Cliff Warner on All My Children, which he played from 1979 to 1987 and again from 1988-89. His character, Cliff, married Nina (Taylor Miller) four times (1980, 1982, 1986, and 1989) and divorced her three times. When the characters left the serial, their fourth marriage was intact.
In 1986 in a Vicks Formula 44 cough syrup advertising campaign, Peter told the viewing audience, “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV.” Chris Robinson, who played Dr. Rick Webber on ABC’s General Hospital, was the original spokesperson in the ad campaign, which started in 1984.
Peter replaced Robinson after the latter experienced some legal difficulties. The writer of the commercial used this opening line as a disclaimer, because the then-existing “white coat rule” prohibited people from portraying doctors in commercials without some sort of clarification/disclaimer. The original commercial with Chris Robinson became the most-recalled TV commercial in the history of the Vicks brand.
Peter has played the role of Jack Abbott on The Young and the Restless since 1989 . Peter portrayed Jack Abbott in an episode “The Heather Biblow story” on The Nanny in 1997 , where he shared an on-screen kiss with Pamela Anderson. He guest starred as Jack on The King of Queens in an episode of Season 3 in 2001.
Peter Bergman Filmography
- 2001 – The King of Queens as Jack Abbott
- 1998 – The Bold and the Beautiful as Jack Abbott
- 1997 – The Nanny as Jack Abbott
- 1991 – Danielle Steel’s Palamino as Warren Taylor
- 1989–present – The Young and the Restless as Jack Abbott
- 1989 – Money, Power, Murder as Brant
- 1982 – Fantasies as Larry
- 1979–87, -1988–89 – All My Children as Dr. Cliff Warner