|Character||Hugh MacClare, Marquess of Flintshire|
|Birthday||28th September 1946|
|Birthplace||London, England, United Kingdom|
|IMDB Profile||Peter Egan at the Internet Movie Database|
|Appearances||2012 Christmas Special to 2015 Christmas Special|
Peter Egan is the actor who portrayed the Marquess of Flintshire, nicknamed Shrimpie, in Downton Abbey. Peter Egan was born on September 28, 1946 in London, England as Peter Joseph Egan. He is an actor, known for Death at a Funeral (2007), Bean (1997) and Chariots of Fire (1981). He has been married to actress Myra Frances since February 13, 1977, and is the father of actress Rebecca Egan.