Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthOctober 27, 1957
SpouseFran Drescher, Fran Drescher

Peter Marc Jacobson is an American television producer, writer and director. He is best known for creating and executive producing the sitcom The Nanny, which starred Fran Drescher.

Jacobson was born in Queens, New York on October 27, 1957. His parents were both accountants. He has two older sisters. Jacobson attended the High School of Performing Arts in Manhattan. He then studied film at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.

Jacobson’s first job in the entertainment industry was as a production assistant on the sitcom Taxi. He then went on to write for a number of sitcoms, including It’s Garry Shandling’s Show and Roseanne.

In 1993, Jacobson created The Nanny, which starred his then-wife Fran Drescher. The show was a hit, running for six seasons on CBS.

Since The Nanny ended, Jacobson has directed episodes of a number of television shows, including Will & Grace, Hot in Cleveland and 2 Broke Girls. He has also served as a producer on Drescher’s show Happily Divorced.

Jacobson’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million. He has been married to Drescher since 1978. They have one son, Benjamin, who was born in 1983.

General Info

Full NamePeter Marc Jacobson
Date Of BirthOctober 27, 1957
ProfessionScreenwriter, Television producer, Actor, Television Director, Actor, Screenwriter, Television Director, Television producer
NationalityAmerican, American


SpouseFran Drescher, Fran Drescher


MoviesSpread, The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember, Movers & Shakers, The Beautician and the Beast, Spread, The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember, Movers & Shakers, Love And Betrayal, Desire
TV ShowsHappily Divorced, Niania, My Fair Nanny, La Niñera, The Nanny, Happily Divorced, Niania, My Fair Nanny, La Niñera, The Nanny

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Young & Hungry2015TV Series written by - 1 episode
Happily DivorcedTV Series created by - 34 episodes, 2011 - 2013 story by - 9 episodes, 2011 written by - 1 episode, 2011
TeaseTV Series creator - 3 episodes, 2009 written by - 3 episodes, 2009
La niñera2007TV Series creator
What I Like About YouTV Series writer - 4 episodes, 2004 - 2006 written by - 1 episode, 2005
Niania2005TV Series creator / screenplay
La nany2005TV Series creator
La niñera2004TV Series story - 6 episodes
Moya prekrasnaya nyanya2004TV Series 3 episodes
The NannyTV Series created by - 145 episodes, 1993 - 1999 written by - 7 episodes, 1993 - 1999 teleplay - 2 episodes, 1993 - 1995 story - 1 episode, 1995 teleplay by - 1 episode, 1995 story by - 1 episode, 1993
Who's the Boss?1986TV Series story by - 1 episode


Happily Divorced2011-2013TV Series executive producer - 34 episodes
The Fran Drescher Show2010TV Series executive producer
Tease2009TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
What I Like About YouTV Series consulting producer - 18 episodes, 2004 - 2005 co-executive producer - 16 episodes, 2005 - 2006
New York Nick2004TV Series executive producer
The NannyTV Series executive producer - 122 episodes, 1993 - 1999 co-executive producer - 23 episodes, 1993 - 1994
The Beautician and the Beast1997executive producer


Happily Divorced2012-2013TV Series 3 episodes
Tease2009TV Series 3 episodes
Rita Rocks2008TV Series 2 episodes
Hope & Faith2006TV Series 1 episode
What I Like About You2005TV Series 3 episodes
New York Nick2004TV Series
The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember2004TV Movie documentary
Run of the House2003TV Series
The Nanny1998-1999TV Series 21 episodes


Happily Divorced2011TV SeriesPeter Marc Jacobson
Spread2009Plastic Surgeon
The Nanny1994-1999TV SeriesMan Exiting Restroom with Fly Open / Man at the Bar / Romeo Actor
Matlock1990-1993TV SeriesWayne Drummond / Personal Trainer Harry Slade
We're Talkin' Serious Money1992Jacubick's #1 Goon
Beverly Hills, 902101991TV SeriesNeil
Babes1991TV SeriesEd
Desire1990Alvise Contarini (as Peter Marc)
Murphy Brown1990TV SeriesNick
Booker1990TV SeriesPaul
Love and Betrayal1989TV MovieClyde
Dangerous Love1988Jay (as Peter Marc)
The Facts of Life1988TV SeriesMr. Wayne
The Colbys1987TV SeriesAnesthetisiologist
Movers & Shakers1985Robin (as Peter Marc)
Dynasty1984-1985TV SeriesSteward
Emerald Point N.A.S.1983TV SeriesLt. Alex Newman
Too Close for Comfort1983TV SeriesLes
Lunch Wagon1981Jed (as Peter Marc)
Battle Creek Brawl1980Jug (as Peter Marc)
Wonder Woman1979TV SeriesBrad


Making the Nanny2005Video documentary short special thanks


Hell's Kitchen2015TV SeriesHimself - Restaurant Patron
KCAL 9 News Weekend Report2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Oprah Winfrey Show1996-2011TV SeriesHimself
Making the Nanny2005Video documentary shortHimself - Producer
Howard Stern1995TV SeriesHimself
The Annual National Convention of Christians and Jews1991TV MovieHimself

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Matlock1993-1995TV SeriesWayne Drummond / Harry Slade

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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