Peter Rowsthorn is a high energy, fast paced stand up comedian and measured character actor. A masterful MC of corporate and private functions, he has been performing his blistering stand up for over two decades.
Peter is best known as long-suffering husband and pants-man Brett Craig on the hugely successful television series Kath & Kim, reprising this role on the silver screen in 2012 in Kath & Kimderella.
Peter appeared regularly on Thank God You’re Here series 1, 2, 3 and 4, popped up on Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation. He hosted four series of the delightful Can We Help on the ABC. He has had roles in Open Slather, Underbelly: Squizzy, It’s A Date, Timothy, and featured on the SBS genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are?. In 2018 Peter was one of the most popular celebrity contestants on the fourth series of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! Australia.
Peter has performed on stage in Black Swan State Theatre Company’s productions of Glengarry Glen Ross, The Importance Of Being Ernest and Laughter On The 23rd Floor. Other theatre credits include The Tempest, Certified Male and The New Rocky Horror Show.
Peter’s film credits include Paper Planes and Looking For Grace and the short film Welcome To Dookie. He recently appeared in the feature film Three Summers, the first Australian movie from British writer and comic Ben Elton.