Peter Bergman
Vertical Y&R Soap Banner Peter Bergman
Genoa City Presence
November 27, 1989 to Present
At A Glance

Peter Bergman joined The Young and the Restless as the multi-faceted Jack Abbott in October 1989.

In his 30 years in Daytime television, including 10 years on All My Children, Bergman has received 19 Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor, and won the coveted award in 1991, 1992 and 2002. These and his two Soap Opera Digest awards for lead actor, as well as three MVP awards from Soap Opera Update, make Bergman the most decorated actor in "Y&R" history.

The son of a U.S. Naval officer, Bergman was born in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and moved nine times with his family before he entered eighth grade. Upon graduation from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1974, Bergman appeared in numerous regional theaters across the country and several national television commercials before landing the role of Dr. Cliff Warner on All My Children.

Bergman's other television credits include guest-starring roles in "The Nanny" and "The King of Queens," on the Network, and "The Five Mrs. Buchanans." He also appeared in the television movies "Pity the Poor Soldier," "Woman on the Ledge" and "Palomino."

Married for 29 years to his wife, Mariellen, Bergman is the proud father of two college-aged children, Connor and Clare, and the ultimate caregiver to Chester and Finley, the family's golden retrievers.

His birthday is June 11.

Acting Portfolio: TELEVISION
The Nanny
"Himself", Episode 4.24 "The Heather Biblow Story"
May 7, 1997

Five Mrs. Buchanons
Clyde, Episode 1.3 "Clyde and Vivian and Ed and Malice"
October 8, 1994

Woman on the Ledge
Bob
1993

Phantom of the Ritz
Ed Blake
1992

Danielle Steel's Palamino
1991

Money, Power, Murder
Brant
1989

The Young and the Restless
Jack Abbott
November 27, 1989 to Present

Fantasies
Larry
1982

All My Children
Dr. Clifford "Cliff" Warner
1979-1987, 1988-1989

Kojak
Bo Allen
November 21, 1976
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Lead Actor (1991, 1992, 2002; for The Young and the Restless)

Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor (1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2017, 2018; for The Young and the Restless)
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor (1983; for All My Children)

Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018; for The Young and the Restless)

Soap Opera Update MVP Award (1991, 1992, 1994)
Vital Statistics

PLACE OF BIRTH: Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

DATE OF BIRTH: June 11, 1953

HEIGHT: 6'1"

HAIR: Light Brown

EYES: Blue

MARITAL STATUS: Married, Mariellen [1985 to Present]

CHILDREN: Connor and Clare

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