10 Things You Didn’t Know About Young And The Restless Star Peter Bergman
8. Accidentally In Acting
Peter Bergman is undoubtedly a soap opera legend. Not many daytime drama actors are able to land consistent work, and Bergman is one of the lucky few to have build a career on such an iconic character. When talking about his soap opera success, he’s been quoted as saying it was due to a series of accidents. Call it accidental, lucky, or just a great work ethic and talent, but Peter Bergman has undeniably hit the top of the daytime drama mountain.
7. He’s No Doctor
Some older fans may remember the famous “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV,” line from a 1986 Vicks Formula 44 cough syrup commercial. Well, Bergman relayed this very statement at one point, acting as a spokesperson for the ad campaign. He took over from General Hospital’s Chris Robinson, who originally rolled out the campaign in 1984.