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Peter Chiarelli

writer Crazy Rich Asians
Peter Chiarelli graduated from the University of Washington in Seattle and went on to earn a Master's
degree from the Peter Stark Producing program at the University of Southern California. He began his film
career at DreamWorks and during that time, he produced the short film 'Terry Tate Office Linebacker',
which went on to become one of the most popular Super Bowl commercials of all time. He moved on to
work as a producer and executive at Red Wagon Entertainment, MGM, and then returned to Dreamworks to head up Kurtzman/Orci Productions and was a co-producer on that company's first film, 'Eagle Eye'.

He began his screenwriting career penning Touchstone Pictures 'The Proposal', starring Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds. He’s gone on to write screenplays for Sony Pictures, Paramount, Disney, Universal, Lionsgate, Fox 2000 and DreamWorks. Most recently, he wrote ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ along with Adele Lim. Currently, he is writing a screenplay at Universal for an untitled holiday comedy that will star Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer.