Peter Boyle Jr: October 18, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Loraine Alterman: abt. 1942.
Peter: December 12, 2006 at the age of 71. Peter had been battling multiple myeloma and heart disease. He died at New York Presbyterian Hospital.
How Loraine and Peter Met:
Peter and Loraine first met in 1974 on the movie set when Peter was in make-up for his role in Young Frankenstein. Loraine was interviewing Peter for an article in Rolling Stone.
Peter asked Loraine for a date during the interview.
Peter was 42 and Loraine was 35 when they married.
Peter and Loraine were married in October 1977 in a small ceremony held at the United Nations chapel in Manhattan. John Lennon was best man at their wedding.
Source for wedding date: Time.com
Peter and Loraine have two daughters:
- Lucy Boyle: Lucy was born in December 1980. Lucy is an actress and playwright.
- Amy Boyle: Amy was born in 1983.
Loraine was previously married before marrying Peter.
Peter: Actor. Peter was a monk in the Christian Brothers order prior to becoming an actor.
Loraine: Reporter, writer, and rock journalist for Rolling Stone Magazine.
New York City.
Religion:Peter: Roman Catholic.
Peter: "When I was younger, I didn't love myself, and that's still a basic issue, for me and everybody. My wife and daughters help me. It's terrific. Forgiving. Loving. Doing. Feeling. Hoping. Making a mistake and going back and saying I'm sorry."
Source: Esquire.com from an interview with Scott Raab, October 2002
[Loraine about Peter, 1999: "Peter is very intellectual. He can talk about anything from philosophy to politics to history."