| Veteran actor John Slattery joins The WB as Peter Benedict, a brilliant businessman with questionable character, who both infuriates and flusters Grace McCallister (Christine Lahti) on the new drama Jack & Bobby.
Slattery most recently appeared in Mike Newell's Mona Lisa Smile and the HBO series K Street, produced by George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh. Other feature credits include Bad Company, with Anthony Hopkins, last year's Sundance Award-winner The Station Agent, Mirimax Films' Havana Nights, Soderbergh's Traffic, Sleepers, City Hall and Eraser.
Slattery's memorable television appearances include Sex and the City, From The Earth To The Moon, Will & Grace, Masterpiece Theatre's A Death in the Family and Ed. He is currently filming the A&E television movie The Brooke Ellison Story, directed by Christopher Reeve.