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actor

Patrick Petersen is an American actor best known for his role as Michael Fairgate in the television drama Knots Landing.

Background

Petersen, Patrick John was born on August 9, 1966 in Torrance, California, United States. Son of John Anthony and Carol Louise (Cody) Petersen.

Career

His character was the son of "Karen Fairgate MacKenzie" (played by series star Michele Lee). He played the role from episode one on December 27, 1979 to May 16, 1991, reprising the part for Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac in May 1997. Patrick Petersen is brother of actor Chris Peterson.

Today he is out of acting and owns a health-food business.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fitness, carpentry, reading.

Connections

father:
John Anthony Petersen

mother:
Carol Louise (Cody) Petersen