Peter Bartlett Bio

(Nigel/Nevil, OLTL)

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BIRTHDAY: August 28, 1942
HOMETOWN: Chicago, Il
YEARS ON SHOW: Joined OLTL in 1981
MARITAL STATUS: Single
CHILDREN: None

Nigel Bartlett has played the Buchanan family's devoted manservant Nigel since 1981 and has poured more bourbon for the Buchanan men than one can count. While on the daytime soap, Bartlett often juggles a Broadway role as well. He's played Pluto in the Stephen Sondheim-Burt Shevelove-Nathan Lane adaptation of The Frogs. More recently he was Underling, the butler in The Drowsy Chaperone.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Began playing Nigel's English cousin Nevil in 2009.
  2. Voiced a valet in the animated The Princess and the Frog.
  3. Can be heard in the musical number "Keep It Gay" in the soundtrack of the movie The Producers.
  4. Was nominated for a 1999 Drama Desk award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play for his role in The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told.
  5. Played Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast for over three years.
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Peter Bartlett
The Butler Did It   Dec 22, 2008

We caught up with Peter Bartlett...

A Q&A with OLTL's Peter Bartlett   Jan 21, 2004

After 12 years as Asa's butler, ONE LIFE TO LIVE's Nigel finally got a love of his own. Find out what his portrayer...

A Q&A with OLTL's Peter Bartlett Page 2   Jan 21, 2004

After 12 years as Asa's butler, ONE LIFE TO LIVE's Nigel finally got a love of his own. Find out what his portrayer...

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Other Roles

TV Roles
LAW & ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT (Ferris, 2001)
ED (Mr. Dunford, 2001)
LAW & ORDER (Judge Thomas Orlin, 1999)
THE COSBY MYSTERIES (Cigar Store Manager, 1994)

Film Roles
The Princess and the Frog (Lawrence voice, 2009)
The Producers (Kevin The Costume Designer, 2005)
Get Well Soon (Louis, 2001)
Meet the Parents (Animal Shelter Worker, 2000)
Jeffrey (Casting Director, 1995)

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