|Place of birth||New York City, New York, USA|
|Date of birth||April 11, 1947|
Peter Riegert, born April 11, 1947 in New York City, New York, USA, is an actor. He plays Jay Rydell in the ABC series Sports Night. He makes a Special Appearance in the second season episode "The Six Southern Gentlemen of Tennessee". He is known for his roles in the films The Mask, Animal House, Local Hero, and We Bought a Zoo. He has also had recurring roles in The Good Wife (with Josh Charles, who played his son in Sports Night), The Sopranos, One Tree Hill and Damages.