Peter Kowitz is one of Australia’s most versatile and accomplished actors, Peter has been 4 times nominated for AFI awards; for drama (Bodysurfer, The Long Way Home, and GP) and comedy (Supernova), winning twice 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 thirty years, most recently as Crown Prosecutor Tony Gillies in Crownies and the critically acclaimed sequel Janet King. Peter is a regular theatre performer and has appeared with all major Australian theatre companies and toured to Germany and New Zealand with the Cate Blanchett directed production of Blackbird. He received the Sydney Theatre Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Main Stage Production for his performance in The Floating World for Griffin Theatre in 2013.