• Peter  Sarsgaard

    Peter Sarsgaard

    Born on March 7th, 1971

    From Belleville, Illinois

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An Education

Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David (Peter Sarsgaard), a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult life that she won't soon forget.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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Shattered Glass

Young hotshot journalist Stephen Glass (Hayden Christensen) puts on a good show for his adoring editor, Michael Kelly (Hank Azaria), but admits deep insecurities to his fellow writer, Caitlin Avey (Chloƫ Sevigny). When Glass begins turning in outrageous stories, his popularity skyrockets, but rival journalist Charles Lane (Peter Sarsgaard) becomes suspicious as to their factual accuracy, and eventually discovers that Glass has been fabricating many of his sources.

Golden Globe (2004)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture