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Peter Cook

About Peter Cook

Peter Cook is a writer and a comedian. He is the hubby of actress and model Christie Brinkley.

Personal Biography

In October 2008, a secretly taped sex video of him with office worker Diana Bianchi got out.

Peter Cook in News

Sorenson Communications Presents Annual Celebration of Deaf Awareness Month
During September, Sorenson Communications, the leading provider of Video Relay Service for deaf people who use sign language to communicate, will present "Deaf Awareness Month." Among other stories, this year's online celebration, which begins today at, focuses on various aspects of American Sign Language (ASL)

Biota Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter Financial Results and Corporate Update
Biota Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOTA)

Biota Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of New Executive Officers
Biota Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOTA) today announced the appointment of Russell H. Plumb as its Chief Executive Officer and Joseph M. Patti, M.S.P.H., Ph.D. as Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy. Mr. Plumb will also join the Board of Directors.

Biota Receives $4.2m R&D Tax Credit
In addition to the disclosure in the 2012 Annual Report, Biota Holdings limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that it received $4.2m in respect to the Australian Research and Development tax incentive ("Offset "), following submission of its 2012 Australian tax return.

Biota Announces Shareholder Approval of Merger With Nabi Pharmaceuticals
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced shareholder approval of a merger with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals to create the combined company, Biota Pharmaceuticals. The merger was supported by 94% of shares and 82% of holders at an October 23, 2012 meeting.

Biota Announces Approval of Definitive Merger Agreement by Nabi Shareholders
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) (Biota) announces that the shareholders of Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (Nabi) have approved proposals related to the business combination transaction with Biota, at a shareholders meeting held at 4:30pm EDT on October 22, 2012 in Bethesda, MD.

Biota and Nabi Announce Revised Merger Terms
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced revised terms for the proposed merger with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals.

Biota Announces Inavir Achieves Primary Endpoint in Phase III Prevention Study
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that a recently completed Japanese Phase III prevention study of lnavir® (laninamivir octanoate, CS-8958) met its primary endpoint, significantly reducing the transmission of influenza within a household. The trial was conducted by Daiichi Sankyo who co-own the product and hold the marketing rights to the drug in Japan

Biota Shareholders Meeting on Proposed Merger With Nabi
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that the Supreme Court of Victoria has ordered a meeting ("Scheme Meeting") of Biota shareholders to consider and vote on the previously announced scheme of arrangement ("Scheme") to form Biota Pharmaceuticals listed on NASDAQ by the merger of Biota with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals.

Stratus Technologies' Survey Shows 64 Percent of Businesses Use Backup as Their High Availabilty Solution
When it comes to protecting critical production applications, most manufacturers are not taking advantage of proactive high availability solutions to prevent downtime. The majority of businesses choose reactive backup solutions, leaving applications unprotected from downtime, which can cause significant damage to a manufacturer's reputation and bottom line

Stratus Technologies' Survey Shows Manufacturers Are Not Putting Virtualization to Work
Manufacturing plant operations may be virtualization technology's final frontier

Stratus Survey Says: Costly Downtime Plagues Manufacturing IT Systems
The average manufacturing IT system will experience 3.6 instances of downtime at a cost of $65,830 annually, according to a recent readership survey conducted by IndustryWeek magazine for Stratus Technologies.

Media Alert: Free Live Webinar From IndustryWeek and Stratus Technologies Examines the Cost of Manufacturing Downtime
On May 31, 2012, Stratus Technologies will co-host an educational webinar with IndustryWeek that explores how to prevent manufacturing downtime

Biota Announces Inavir(R) Royalty Results for Q312 and Phase III Prevention Study Update
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. have provided written confirmation that Inavir® gross sales were JPY8.7bn and indicative royalties were $3.4 million for the three months ended 31 March 2012. Royalties for the nine months to 31 March 2012 for Inavir® were $4.1 million.

Biota and Nabi Announce Proposed Merger
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) and Nabi Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: NABI) today announced the signing of a Merger Implementation Agreement to form a combined company Biota Pharmaceuticals, listed on NASDAQ and headquartered in the USA.

Biota Announces Positive Phase IIb Data for Asthmatic Patients With Human Rhinovirus Infection (HRV)
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that the Phase II clinical study of its oral antiviral BTA798 (vapendavir) for the treatment of naturally acquired human rhinovirus (HRV) infection in asthmatics resulted in a statistically significant reduction in cold symptoms compared to a placebo.

Biota Announces Financial Results for First Half of Fiscal 2012
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced financial results for the first half of the Company's fiscal 2012. The Company reported a half-year loss of $11 million compared to a net loss of $15.9 million in the corresponding half year. Total revenue was $7.8 million, compared to $8.1 million in 1H F2011. Revenue included $0.7 million of Relenza royalties (1H F11: $3.3m) and $0

Tom Cruise hires same attorney used for Nicole Kidman divorce
Tom Cruise, who was surprised when wife Katie Holmes filled for divorce, has decided to rope in the services of the same attorney who represented him in his divorce with Nicole Kidman.

Christie Brinkley's ex-hubby calls her 'narcissistic egomaniac'
Christie Brinkley's ex-husband Peter Cook has called her a "narcissistic egomaniac" in a court document filed countering claims that he owes her child support.

Christie Brinkley slams ex-hubby for bitter divorce
Christie Brinkley, who appeared on the 'Today Show' to talk about her return to Broadway's Chicago next week, broke down in tears as she poured her heart out while saying that she just wanted peace for her family.

Brinkley wants to be 5th time lucky with a 'man with his own cash'
Supermodel Christie Brinkley has not ruled out the possibility of tying the knot for a fifth time, but insisted that her next suitor must not be after her fortune.

Taking mum to Oscars was payback for agony I've put her through: Russell Brand
Russell Brand has revealed that taking his mum to the Academy Awards last month was a payback for the agony he has put her through.

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