Peter Austin Noto is an actors actor who has performed with the biggest stars in Show Business. In 1985 Peter Austin Noto stopped working as a Design Architect on the upper east side of New York City to pursue a modeling career. In 1987 Peter landed a part in the movie Moonstruck with Cher and Nicolas Cage and met David Giardina and in time would form a partnership. Until that pairing began Peter worked on all (6) New York Soap Opera's and there were (6) in 1987 along with small parts in the movie's Fisher King, Last Exit To Brooklyn and lanes, Trains & Automobiles.
By 1990 Peter Austin Noto and David Giardina started discussing putting there untamed comedy into a project cultivated working on movies together called Pete & Dave In Show Business. the two with full force just created and created. Filming began in early 1990 and reached into 1991. once the comedy master piece was complete Pete & Dave went on a extensive tour promoting the show on radio, TV and to anybody who would listen. both began doing stand up comedy for Pete & Dave at Caroline's in New York City as well as the NY Comedy Club, McQuiers Comedy Club, Governors Comedy Club with extensive radio appearances on the Ray Heatherton Radio Show. as the momentum grew so did the tension and culminated with the last appearance of Pete & Dave on the Michael Blinderman TV Talk Show in New York City. both have yet to work or talk since. the Pete & Dave project just sits on the back burner waiting to be awaken, only time will tell.
Since the end of Pete & Dave in 1992 Peter Austin Noto has worked on TV, Film, Theater, Commercials and Modeling Ads. Starting in 1993 Peter Austin Noto was part of Radio City Music Hall's Jesus Was His Name Show that toured America and the rest of the world for over 3 years.
In 1996 as fate would have it Peter was cast as the Time Warner Cable Thief the biggest commercial on the East Cost for 1996. Peter Austin Noto received great critical acclaim for the Time Warner Cable Thief and the doors started to open. In 1996 Saturday Night Live started working with Peter as a regular supportive player and that marriage continuos till this day. Peter Austin Noto started playing Striker on USA Up All Night with Rhonda Sheer. In 1997 Peter was a regular sketch performer on The Chris Rock Show until the show ended in 2000.
During that time Peter Austin Noto started working on two unknown shows from the begging, one called Sex In The City as Samantha's Friend played by Kim Cattrall from 1999 to 2004 and the other called The Sopranos as Tony's Friend played by James Gandolfini from 1999 to 2002. In -between Peter managed to be work on the Nationally Syndicated TV Talk Show The John King Show as CO-Host from 1995-2005. even as this momentum was blazing along Peter had been a regular comic on Late Night with Conan O'Brien from 1994 to the end of the show's run in 2009.
During this time Peter had parts in the films, Uncle Marvin's Apartment 2009, The In-laws in 2005, Collinsville in 2003 Riding In Cars With Boys in 2001 who Peter has since performed with Drew Barrymore 3 times on Saturday Night Live.
Peter has also worked on the cult classic Strangers With Candy as Candy's pizza boy and currently HBO's The Flight of the Conchords.
With his ability to capture a plethora of characters, he relentlessly demands the people all around him there full attention as soon as he appears.. This highly magnetic actor is continuously being praised and admired for his inspiring and powerful ways along with a natural sexuality. to stand in his presence your not sure where to focus your eyes Rhonda Sheer and Kim Cattrall both noted. he has that special energy that has you talking like a little girl and swirling your hair and at the same time he seems to just spread a little sunshine with a minor body movement or a toss of his hair that will make you follow him into the sun
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