Jason Brooks was most known for playing Peter Blake on the soap opera Days of Our Lives
. As the character Peter Blake, he graced the show from 1993 to 1998, and even won a Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Villain. Throughout his 5-year stint on the program, he performed various felonious acts such as planned John Black’s murder, ran drugs through the Blue Moon club, used special paint to make Laura think she was crazy, shot and killed Jude St. Clair to keep his secrets hidden, and tried to kidnap Jennifer after she left him. In addition, he also tried to kill Bo Brady, Hope Brady and Jennifer Horton, and took Jennifer’s funeral hostage with a shotgun.
After Days of Our Lives
, Brooks appeared on television shows like The Love Boat, Early Edition
, and The Darwin Conspiracy.
He also became known for his role as Thomas Gates on The Pretender
, and Sean Monroe on Baywatch
. Although he did not land many major roles, he was very visible on the TV circuit as a guest star or a recurring character. He also managed to make several films such as Making It Home, Flying Virus
, and Purgatory Flats
. His most recent appearance was on The Suite Life of Zack and Cody
and in the film Lime Salted Love
, in which he played the character Justin the bartender.
Brooks has an approaching movie called You’ve Got a Friend
, which is scheduled for release on June 9, 2007. The said movie is about a 12-year old orphan who wants to follow his father’s creative footsteps by building a soapbox-racing car to compete in the derby. Brooks plays the character Jeff and joins other cast members such as Dylan McLaughlin as Bobby, Jason Brooks as Jeff, Bitty Schram as Miss Nelson, Kate Connor as Aunt Gayle, Chase Ellison as Tommy and Mark Rolston as Dennis.
-Kris, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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