Peter Jacobson is an American actor whose career began in the early 1990s. During his early years, he appeared as an extra in the films It Could Happen to You and Private Parts, among others. His first credited role was in the movie Deconstructing Harry. He next appeared in the films A Price Above Rubies, A Civil Action, and Hit and Runway. In the 2000s, he appeared as Josh Kaplan in the TV series Bull, followed by his role as Geoffrey Laurence in A.U.S.A. He got his breakthrough after he landed the role of Dr. Chris Taub in House, which he played from 2007 to 2012. Afterward, he played Lee Drexler in Ray Donovan and currently plays Proxy Alan Snyder in Colony.