Peter Isacksen was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In the early stages of his Hollywood career, Isacksen acted in comedies like "Eat My Dust" (1976) with Ron Howard and Christopher Norris, the Ron Howard film "Grand Theft Auto" (1977) and the Julius Erving film "The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh" (1979). He had a part on the television special "Battle of the Network Stars III" (ABC, 1977-78). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including a part on "C.P.O. Sharkey" (NBC, 1976-78). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties, appearing in the comedy "Surf II" (1984) with Eddie Deezen and "Paramedics" (1988) with George Newbern. Isacksen most recently worked on "Opportunity Knocks" (ABC, 2008-09).