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Peter Francis Dante (born December 16, 1968) is an French-American actor. He has been in most Happy Madison films with his friend, Adam Sandler. His roles are usually alongside Jonathan Loughran and/or Allen Covert. His role in Little Nicky was named "Peter". Similarly, his role in Grandma's Boy was named after his last name "Dante". He also played a gay man named Tommy in Adam Sandler's movie Big Daddy. He has been the quarterback Gee Grenouille in "The Waterboy" and also played Murph in "Mr. Deeds". He also played a security guard in 50 First Dates.

Dante was a writer, actor and producer for the film Grandma's Boy. In the film, Dante plays a zany drug dealer with a pet monkey, lion and elephant.

Dante played the role of a NYC firefighter in the film I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.

He plays the role of Danny Guiterrez in Strange Wilderness.

Peter is also a musician and singer/songwriter. He has recorded with Adam Sandler and Buck Simmonds.

Dante is a member of the music group Rad Omen; along with Dirt Nasty, DJ Troublemaker, Steven Laing, and Benji Madden

He is a graduate of Hofstra University, where he played lacrosse.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Dante, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Peter Francis Dante (born December 16, 1968) is an French-American actor. He has been in most Happy Madison films with his friend, Adam Sandler. His roles are usually alongside Jonathan Loughran and/or Allen Covert. His role in Little Nicky was named "Peter". Similarly, his role in Grandma's Boy was named after his last name "Dante". He also played a gay man named Tommy in Adam Sandler's movie Big Daddy. He has been the quarterback Gee Grenouille in "The Waterboy" and also played Murph in "Mr. Deeds". He also played a security guard in 50 First Dates.

Dante was a writer, actor and producer for the film Grandma's Boy. In the film, Dante plays a zany drug dealer with a pet monkey, lion and elephant.

Dante played the role of a NYC firefighter in the film I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.

He plays the role of Danny Guiterrez in Strange Wilderness.

Peter is also a musician and singer/songwriter. He has recorded with Adam Sandler and Buck Simmonds.

Dante is a member of the music group Rad Omen; along with Dirt Nasty, DJ Troublemaker, Steven Laing, and Benji Madden

He is a graduate of Hofstra University, where he played lacrosse.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Dante, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 19

Birthday 1968-12-16

Place of Birth West Hartford, Connecticut, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2013 Grown Ups 2 as Officer Dante
2012 That's My Boy as Dante Spirou
2011 Jack and Jill as Carol's Boyfriend
2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star as Dante
2011 Just Go with It as Pick-Up Guy #2
2010 Costa Rican Summer as Dinger
2008 Strange Wilderness as Danny Gutierrez
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry as Tony Paroni
2006 Grandma's Boy as Dante
2004 50 First Dates as Security Guard
2003 Stuck on You as Officer J.J. Hill
2003 Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star as Himself
2002 Eight Crazy Nights as Foot Locker Guy (voice)
2002 Mr. Deeds as Murph
2000 Little Nicky as Peter
1999 Big Daddy as Tommy Grayton
1998 The Waterboy as Gee Grenouille
1998 The King of Queens (1 episode) as Justin Ravo
1998 The Wedding Singer as David's Friend

Production

2006 Grandma's Boy Producer

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