Peter Marc Jacobson Biography

Peter Marc Jacobson is an American television writer, director and producer and actor well known as the co-creator of the popular sitcom The Nanny, which he created and wrote with his then wife actress Fran Drescher, who was the star of the series. Jacobson was often credited as Peter Marc in his early acting roles.

Peter Marc Jacobson Age

Peter Marc Jacobson was born on October 27, 1957 in Flushing, Queens, New York, U.S.

Peter Marc Jacobson Net Worth

Jacobson has an estimated net worth of $15 million. Jacobson’s primary source of income is from his acting roles he played, writing, directing and producing of films eg  The Nanny, which he created and wrote with his then wife actress Fran Drescher.

Peter Marc Jacobson Married

Jacobson is married to Fran Drescher since 1978 and moved to Los Angeles to launch their careers. In 1999, Jacobson and Drescher divorced after being separated for a number of years. The couple had no children.

Peter Marc Jacobson Divorced

Jacobson came out as gay to her after their marriage ended. The couple developed the 2011 television series Happily Divorced for TV Land based on their lives. Jacobson is Jewish.

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Peter Marc Jacobson Career

Producer

  • The Nanny (executive producer; 122 episodes, 1993–1999), (co-executive producer; 23 episodes, 1993–1994)
  • What I Like About You (consulting producer; 18 episodes, 2004–2005), (co-executive producer; 16 episodes, 2005–2006)
  • Happily Divorced (executive producer; 22 episodes, 2011–2013)

Writer

  • Who’s the Boss? (1984; unknown number of episodes)
  • The Nanny (145 episodes, 1993–1999)
  • What I Like About You (5 episodes, 2004–2006)
  • Happily Divorced (10 episodes, 2011)

Actor

  • Gorp (1980) – Steinberg
  • The Big Brawl (1980) – Jug
  • Lunch Wagon (1981) – Jed
  • Movers & Shakers (1985) – Robin
  • Dangerous Love (1988) – Jay
  • Booker (1990, TV Series) – Paul
  • Murphy Brown (1990, TV Series) – Nick
  • We’re Talkin’ Serious Money (1992) – Jacubick’s #1 Goon
  • Babes (1991, TV Series) – Ed
  • Beverly Hills, 90210 (1991, TV Series) – Neil
  • Matlock (1990–1993, TV Series) – Wayne Drummond / Personal Trainer Harry Slade
  • The Nanny (1994–1999, TV Series) – Man Exiting Restroom with Fly Open / Man at the Bar / Romeo Actor
  • Spread (2009) – Plastic Surgeon
  • Happily Divorced (2 episodes, 2011)

Director

  • The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember (2004)
  • Happily Divorced (2 episodes, 2012)
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