Bruce French appears as Mr. Peterman in the episode titled "Risky Bid-ness".
|Born:||July 4, 1945|
|Birthplace:||Reinbeck, Iowa, U.S.|
|Spouse(s):||Eileen Barnett 1991–present|
|Appeared on:||The Wayans Bros.|
|Episodes appeared in:||"Risky Bid-ness" in Season 3|
|Character played:||Mr. Peterman|
Bruce French (born July 4, 1945) appeared as Mr. Peterman, the boss of Ted, a friend turned nemisis of Shawn's, in the episode titled Risky Bid-ness in season 4. Bruce is a seasoned stage, film and TV actor who has more than 30 years of Hollywood acting credits to his name.
French attended the University of Iowa and majored in speech and theatre. He is married to actress/singer Eileen Barnett.
He is noted for his recurring role as Father Lonigan on the NBC daytime drama Passions.
He also plays Jim Burns the wealthy neighbor of the Malloy/"Rich" family on The Riches; Jim's wife, Nina, is played by Margo Martindale.