Charlie Barnett is an American actor who played the role of firefighter/paramedic Peter Mills on the NBC program Chicago Fire from 2012 to 2015. Among his numerous leading parts on Netflix are those of Alan Zaveri in the comic Russian Doll, Ben Marshall in Tales of the City, and Gabriel Miranda in the suspenseful You.
He was raised till the age of seven on a sailboat in the vicinity of Longboat Key, Florida. When he was six years old, he had his theatrical debut. He went on to participate in numerous operas and musicals with the Sarasota Youth Opera.
Charlie Barnett’s parents and siblings
Bob and Danee Barnett adopted Barnett and his sister. His adoptive father is a boat builder from Minnesota, while his adoptive mother is from Utah and of Swedish ancestry.
Charlie Barnett’s wife and children
The Russian Doll star Charlie Barnett is getting married! Barnett and set designer Drew Bender are engaged, and they want to get married shortly in Wyoming.
The Florida-born actor told Page Six that he learned about the history of Black cowboys and escaped slaves in that region of the country while working on a ranch during the summers of his college years, an experience that must have left a lasting impression because he later chose to get married there.