Peter Coyote

Current Job – Emmy® Award winning narrator, on-screen actor, activist

Training and Education – BA in English literature from Grinnell College, Iowa

Credits – Peter’s career has been so prolific (110+ motion pictures and TV shows) that we could only include a very small sampling of his extensive credits. Film and television credits include ET The Extraterrestrial, Law & Order, NCIS, Blue Bloods, Outrageous Fortune, Erin Brockovich, Patch Adams, Jagged Edge, A Walk To Remember, Cross Creek, Brothers & Sisters and Commander In Chief. You’ve heard him narrating 120+ features, including The Color Of War, numerous episodes for the National Geographic Explorer series, The Dust Bowl, The History of Sex, The National Parks: America’s Best Idea, The Top 100: NFL’s Greatest Players, and his Emmy® Award turns on both Ken Burns’ The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, and Meiji Revolution, part of the PBS American Experience 10-part series called The Pacific Century, not to mention his most recent narration of the local documentary series Bay Area Revelations. As an author he’s penned Sleeping Where I Fall: A Chronicle and The Rainman’s Third Cure: An Irregular Education.


A Few Minutes With Peter Coyote