Peter Scanavino Biography


Peter Scanavino is an American actor. He is popular for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. He is a married man and has three kids.

More about the relationship

Peter Scanavino is a married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Lisha Bai. There is no information about their dating history and marriage date.

The couple together has three children. In January 2016 the couple welcomed their new baby boy, Leo. Their first child’s name is Ludo. As per the sources, They also welcomed their third child.

He is living a happily married life and there is no sign of divorce at all.

Relationship Facts of Peter Scanavino

  • Peter Scanavino is married to Lisha Bai.
  • Peter Scanavino married on July 02, 2011.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 46 days 💑
  • He is father of Three.
  • Peter Scanavino is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Peter Scanavino?

Peter Scanavino is an American actor. He is best known for his starring role as Detective Dominick Carisi, Jr. on the NBC series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2014-present).

He is also popular for his notable guest star roles in episodes of Person of Interest, The Good Wife, and The Blacklist.

Peter Scanavino: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Nationality

Peter was born on 29 February 1980, in Denver, Colorado, USA. He has a brother David Scanavino. There is no information about his parents.

Also, he has not revealed any information about his childhood life. His educational background has not been disclosed yet.

He has a brother named David Scanavino, an artist. His nationality is an American by nationality and holds Caucasian ethnicity.

Peter Scanavino: Professional Life and Career

Peter Scanavino has been an active member of the industry since 2005. He made his acting debut playing Travis in the TV film Jonny Zero (2005). During his early acting days, he had minor roles in several TV films such as Third Watch, The Bedford Diaries, and Royal Pains.

Peter Scanavino
Caption: Peter Scanavino and Kelli Giddish (Source: Amomama)

In 2005, he guest-starred on the NBC crime drama series Law & Order: Criminal Intent in the fifth season episode “Diamond Dogs”. In 2006, he made his movie debut playing Cult Leader in Under Surveillance (2006).

Peter also had roles in the movies Deception (2008) and The Informers (2008).  Since then, he has appeared in numerous movies and TV films. In 2014, he was promoted to the main cast in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Since then, he began portraying the series regular role as Det. Dominick Carisi, Jr. in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2014-present).

In 2015, he appeared as Det. Dominick Carisi, Jr. in an episode of the TV film Chicago P.D. (2015). He has been a successful actor in his career and he has accumulated a net worth of 700 thousand dollars.

Peter Scanavino: Net Worth, Salary

This actor has a net worth of $ 700 thousand. Furthermore, there are no details on his salary as he hasn’t disclosed any information.

Peter Scanavino: Rumors and Controversy

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life. Also, he hasn’t been part of any controversy

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

As regards Peter’s body measurement, he has a height of 6 feet and weighs 74kg. He has light brown hair and blue eye.

Social Media

Peter Scanavino is currently active on social platforms Twitter and Instagram. He holds more than 84.8k followers on his official Twitter.

Similarly, Peter has more than 194k followers on his Instagram. He does not use Facebook.


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