Peter Coyote

(Peter Cohon)
actor
Born: 10/10/1942
Birthplace: New York City

A supporting player on stage and in movies, he is known for his roles as a government scientist in E.T. (1982) and the prosecuting attorney in Jagged Edge (1985). His other movies include Cross Creek (1983), The Legend of Billie Jean (1985), A Man in Love (1987), Outrageous Fortune (1987), and Sphere (1998), Erin Brockovich (2000).


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More on Peter Coyote from Fact Monster:

  • E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial - Starring Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore, Robert MacNaughton, Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote
  • The Basket - Starring Peter Coyote, Amber Willenborg, Karen Allen, Jock MacDonald, Robert Karl Burke
  • A Walk to Remember - Starring Shane West, Mandy Moore, Peter Coyote, Lauren German, Daryl Hannah
  • All Roads Lead Home - Starring Peter Coyote, Jason London, Peter Boyle, Vivien Cardone, Patton Oswalt
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