Peter Reckell
Peter Reckell
Celebrated Name: Peter Reckell
Real Name/Full Name: Peter Paul Reckell
Gender: Male
Age: 68 years old
Birth Date: 7 May 1955
Birth Place: Elkhart, Indiana, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.80 m
Weight: 77 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Kelly Moneymaker (m. 1998), Dale Kristien (m. 1987–1991)
Children: Yes (Loden Sloan Reckell, Loden Sloan)
Profession: Actor
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Peter Paul Reckell or also known as Peter Reckell, is an American actor. The talented actor is well known for playing the character of Bo Brady in the hit TV series of Days of Our Lives. He has also acted innumerable films, and movies and his astounding work have taken over the hearts of millions.

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Early Life

Peter Reckell was born in the year 1955 in Indiana on 7th May. Though he was born in Indiana, he grew up in Michigan. Peter’s family owned a farm in Michigan, and he grew up there. Growing up on the farm, Peter had a very different kind of upbringing. He has five siblings – three sisters and two brothers. Peter is the second oldest among them. He was fond of signing since his school days.

When he got admitted to high school, he performed at events by signing choruses in groups. He was also interested in theatre and often used to build theatre sets. He was a strong kid and a theatre enthusiast. Later, he became a theatre technical director while being in high school.

He also acted in numerous plays in high school. Peter attended the Boston Conservatory. He studied fine arts and got a bachelor’s degree in the subject. He was also into performing arts and minored in dance and music.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7 May 1955, Peter Reckell is 68 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024. His height is 1.80 m tall, and his weight is 77 kg.


Peter Reckell began his career as an actor by debuting in the TV series of As the World Turns. He played the role of the character named Eric Hollister. He made his debut in the year 1980 and played the role for about two years till 1982. Later in the same year, he appeared in another American sitcom series named The Facts of Life as Alan Cooke in the episode named The Affair.

Peter Reckell originated the famous character named Bo Brady in NBC hit soap opera series, Days of Our Lives. This soap opera series is said to be the longest present running scripted TV program. At first, he played the character from the year 1983 till the year 1987 and then played the same character for two years from 1990 to 91. Peter then appeared on the show from the year 1995 till 2012 and then again from 2015 till 2016.

Peter Reckell has also acted in films, namely Broken Bridges, which was made by a Russian filmmaker, in the year 2004. In the year 2009, he played the role of Dan Reynolds in the film, Street Dreams. Peter has also acted in the famous web series named Venice: The Series in the year 2010 to 2012. This show has won an Emmy Award. He has also acted in another web series named The Grove: The Series in the year 2013.

Awards and Achievements

Peter Reckell has won a total of five Soap Opera Digest Awards for his excellent acting skills in Days of our Lives. He was also nominated for the Daytime Emmy Awards in the year 2009. He has also won America’s Favorite Couple award for Days of our Lives, which he shared with his Days of Our Lives co-star, Kristen Alfonso.

Net Worth & Salary of Peter Reckell in 2024

Peter Reckell Net Worth 2019As of February 2024, the estimated net worth of Peter Reckell is around $6 million. His role as Bo Brady in Days of Our Lives has contributed to such net worth. Other than this, he has also acted in many other television shows like Knots Landing, Circus of the Stars, Baywatch, etc. He has also released a music album after his own name.

Peter Reckell is a talented artist who is well praised by people. He has received a lot of attention after being successful by acting on Days of Our Lives. Other than this, he is also a great singer who continues to inspire many with his work.




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