Peter Scanavino is an American actor. His Hollywood career started in the mid-2000s. During his initial years, he guest-starred on the TV shows Jonny Zero, Third Watch, and Law & Order: Trial by Jury. He made his film debut in 2006’s Under Surveillance. He went on to appear in the films Deception and The Informers. In the 2010s, he had roles in the movies Happythankyoumoreplease, Zenith, Watching TV with the Red Chinese, Watching TV with the Red Chinese, Frances Ha, The Cold Lands, and Mutual Friends. In 2014, he started playing the role of Det. Dominick Carisi, Jr. in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. He reprised the said role in a guest appearance in Chicago P.D.