Biography

Peter Chernin is an American businessman and investor. He is the Chairman and CEO of The Chernin Group (TCG), which he founded in 2009. TCG manages, operates and invests in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors. Specifically, the company focuses on three areas: developing premium content for film and television, making investments in technology and media companies in the U.S., and capitalizing on strategic business opportunities in emerging markets, especially Asia.  

In April 2012, Chernin sold a minority stake of TCG to strategic investment partners Providence Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm, and other private investors.

Chernin sits on the Boards of American Express, Twitter, Pandora and Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. He is also Chairman of Malaria No More and a Trustee of Malaria No More UK, non-profits dedicated to ending deaths due to malaria. 

Peter Chernin is an American businessman and investor. He is the Chairman and CEO of The Chernin Group (TCG), which he founded in 2009. TCG manages, operates and invests in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors. Specifically, the company focuses on three areas: developing premium content for film and television, making investments in technology and media companies in the U.S., and capitalizing on strategic business opportunities in emerging markets, especially Asia.  

In April 2012, Chernin sold a minority stake of TCG to strategic investment partners Providence Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm, and other private investors.

Chernin sits on the Boards of American Express, Twitter, Pandora and Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. He is also Chairman of Malaria No More and a Trustee of Malaria No More UK, non-profits dedicated to ending deaths due to malaria. 

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1951-05-29

Place of Birth Harrison, New York, USA

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Production TV ShowsMovies

Dark Web Producer
Esmeralda Producer
2020 Underwater Producer
2019 Tolkien Producer
2018 Red Sparrow Producer
2017 The Greatest Showman Producer
2017 The Mountain Between Us Producer
2017 War for the Planet of the Apes Producer
2017 Snatched Producer
2016 Hidden Figures Producer
2016 Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Producer
2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Producer
2015 Spy Producer
2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings Producer
2014 St. Vincent Producer
2014 The Drop Producer
2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Producer
2013 The Heat Producer
2013 Oblivion Producer
2012 Parental Guidance Producer
2012 Ben and Kate (13 episodes)Producer
2012 Touch (26 episodes)Producer
2011 Allen Gregory (7 episodes)Producer
2011 Terra Nova (11 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 New Girl (146 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Producer
2011 Breakout Kings (23 episodes)Producer

Acting

1999 Family Guy (1 episode)

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