His primetime credits include guest-starring roles on Hunter, Charlie’s Angels, The Love Boat and Hart to Hart. He also appeared in the television movies Crash, Go West, Young Girl and Peyton Place ’79. He made his feature-film debut in Other People’s Money. Pinter performed on stage in The Show Off, What the Butler Saw, Equus, The Shadow Box, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and most recently, Love Letters, with his wife, actress Colleen Zenk Pinter of As the World Turns. They also tour nationally with a cabaret show called An Evening with Pinter and Zenk.
Born in Decorah, Iowa, Pinter graduated from Iowa State University with a B.A. in theater arts and is a founding member of The Old Creamery Theater Company in Garrison, Iowa. He earned an M.F.A. at Wayne State University’s famed Hilberry Graduate Repertory Theater in Michigan. He and his wife have a blended family of six children. The actor enjoys skiing, gardening and participating in invitational golf tournaments around the country. Pinter’s birthday is March 7.