|Born||June 1, 1976|
San Francisco, California
|Listed height||6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)|
|Listed weight||245 lb (111 kg)|
|High school||Piedmont (Piedmont, California)|
|College||Loyola Marymount (1996–1998)|
|NBA draft||1998 / Undrafted|
|1998–1999||Magic City Snowbears|
|2000–2001||San Diego Wildfire|
|2002||Las Vegas Slam|
|2002–2003||North Charleston Lowgators|
|2003–2004||Zhejiang Wanma Cyclones|
|2004–2005||Guangdong Southern Tigers|
|2008–2009||Toshiba Brave Thunders Kanagawa|
Peter Vasilevich Cornell (born June 1, 1976) is a retired American professional basketball player and occasional actor. In his 12-year career, he played for over 30 teams, in 15 leagues, and in 7 countries. As an actor, Cornell has been in over 60 national and international commercial campaigns, and has appeared in basketball-themed films. Most notably, he played the character Vakidis in 2008 comedy Semi-Pro.
Cornell was born in San Francisco, California and raised in the small affluent town of Piedmont, California in the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. He graduated from Piedmont High School in 1994 and received a full basketball scholarship to play at Loyola Marymount University.