Peter Chernin

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Peter Chernin Wiki Biography

Peter Chernin was born on 29 May 1951, in Harrison, New York State USA, of Jewish descent. Peter is an investor and businessman, best known as the CEO of The Chernin Group (TCG) which he also founded. The company invests in other businesses in the technology, entertainment, and media sector. All of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Peter Chernin? As of mid-2016, sources estimate as net worth that is at $200 million, mostly earned through the success of his company. He’s helped invest and improve a lot of companies especially in Asia. He sits as a member of the board of various big companies such as Twitter and American Express. All of these have ensured the position of his wealth.

Peter attended the University of California, Berkeley and graduated with a degree in English literature. After school, he slowly worked his way into the business world, starting off as an associate publicity director at St. Martin’s Press and then an editor at Warner Brooks. Afterwards, he became the Vice-President of Programming and Marketing for Showtime/Movie Channel, and he then became the CEO and president of Lorimar Film Entertainment. He built himself up as one of the biggest media executives in the world, so after leaving Lorimar he then joined Fox. His net worth was well established.

Jn 1996 Chernin moved to become the CEO and president of News Corporation, one of the world’s largest media companies, and he helped develop the company to spread over five continents, and is responsible for helping the company transition into digital space. He started to become known for his prowess in both the corporate and creative side of the company, which included helping improve Twentieth Century Fox and the Fox Broadcasting Company. Under his leadership, Fox would create two of the highest grossing films of all time – “Titanic” and “Avatar”. He also helped Fox become the number one supplier to all television networks. In less than 10 years he lead News Corporation in gaining more than 400 million cable subscribers, and owns many of the biggest channels; these include National Geographic, SPEED, Fox News Channel, and FX. In 2009, it was rumoured that he would be leaving the company when his contract expired, and the rumor proved to be true, as he left the company to pursue other ventures, but with a very healthy net worth.

During this time, he was approached by several other companies, but instead went on to create his own The Chernin Group or TCG. The company would help invest in a lot of popular media and technology companies; these include Tumblr, Pandora, and Flipboard. They also have a production company entitled Chernin Entertainment, which helped produce “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”, “Oblivion” and “The Heat”.

In 2010, TCG expanded to create CA Media, which aims to help build businesses in Asia. It has invested in mixed martial arts promoter Legend Fighting Championship, and then partnered with AT&T. Investing in Tumblr followed, but which was eventually sold to Yahoo for $1.1 billion. Aside from that, a few of their latest projects include the acquisition of Crunchyroll, and putting a stake in Barstool Sports. Chemin’s net worth has benefited from these successful projects over several years.

For his personal life, it is known that Peter is married to Megan Brody, and they have three children. It is also mentioned that he was raised Unitarian.

IMDB Wikipedia $200 Million 1951 1951-5-29 Actor American Berkeley Businessman David Chernin Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) Gemini Harrison Herbert Chernin John Chernin Margaret Chernin Mary Chernin May 29 Megan Brody Megan Chernin Miscellaneous Crew New Girl (2011) New York Oblivion (2013) Peter Chernin Peter Chernin Net Worth producer Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) University of California USA

Peter Chernin Quick Info

Full NamePeter Chernin
Net Worth$200 Million
Date Of BirthMay 29, 1951
Place Of BirthHarrison, New York, United States
EducationUniversity of California, Berkeley
SpouseMegan Chernin
ChildrenJohn Chernin, Margaret Chernin, David Chernin
ParentsMary Chernin, Herbert Chernin
MoviesRise of the Planet of the Apes, Parental Guidance, Oblivion, The Heat, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, St. Vincent, The Drop, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Spy, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Hidden Figures, War for the Planet of the Apes

Peter Chernin Important Facts

  • President and Chief Operating Officer of News Corporation, and Chairman and CEO of the Fox Group. Former book editor at St. Martin’s Press. B.A. in English literature from the University of California, Berkeley.

Peter Chernin Filmography

The Heat 2producer announcedProducer
New Girl2011-2017TV Series executive producer – 132 episodesProducer
Hidden Figures2016producerProducer
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children2016producerProducer
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates2016producerProducer
Me & Mean Margaret2016TV Movie executive producerProducer
Exodus: Gods and Kings2014producerProducer
St. Vincent2014producerProducer
The Drop2014producerProducer
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes2014producerProducer
Delirium2014TV Movie executive producerProducer
Hieroglyph2014TV Movie executive producerProducer
The Heat2013/IproducerProducer
Touch2012-2013TV Series executive producer – 26 episodesProducer
Ben and Kate2012-2013TV Series executive producer – 6 episodesProducer
Two Wrongs2013TV Movie executive producerProducer
Entry Level2012TV Movie executive producerProducer
Parental Guidance2012producerProducer
Breakout Kings2011-2012TV Series executive producer – 23 episodesProducer
Metro2011TV Movie executive producerProducer
Terra Nova2011TV Series executive producer – 13 episodesProducer
Allen Gregory2011TV Series executive producer – 1 episodeProducer
Rise of the Planet of the Apes2011producerProducer
Lovelives2011TV Movie executive producerProducer
Outnumbered2011TV Movie executive producerProducer
Pleading Guilty2010TV Movie executive producerProducer
Seek and Destroy2010TV Movie executive producerProducer
Underwater2018producer filmingProducer
Red Sparrow2017producer filmingProducer
The Mountain Between Us2017producer post-productionProducer
War for the Planet of the Apes2017producer post-productionProducer
Snatched2017producer post-productionProducer
Davidproducer announcedProducer
LutherTV Movie executive producer pre-productionProducer
The Case Against 8producer announcedProducer
The Green Hornetproducer announcedProducer
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers1982TV Series executive consultant – 1 episodeMiscellaneous
Cry for the Strangers1982TV Movie production executiveMiscellaneous
Family Guy2009TV SeriesPeter CheminActor
Lazer Team2015the producers wish to thankThanks
Bloomberg Game Changers2011TV Series documentaryHimself – Former President & COO, News Corp.Self
Broadcasting & Cable Magazine’s 16th Annual Hall of Fame Awards2006TV SpecialHimself – InducteeSelf
60 Minutes2003TV Series documentaryHimself – Twentieth Century Fox (segment “Pirates of the Internet”)Self
E! True Hollywood Story2001TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself – FoxSelf
Don’t Touch That Dial1982HimselfSelf
Reflections on Titanic2012DocumentaryHimselfArchive Footage
60 Minutes2004TV Series documentaryHimself – Twentieth Century Fox (segment “Pirates of the Internet”)Archive Footage