- Name: Peter Berg
- Born: 03/11/1964 (57 years old)
- Occupation: Director, producer, writer, actor
Peter Berg (born March 11, 1964) is an American director, producer, writer, and actor. His directorial film works include the black comedy Very Bad Things (1998), the action comedy The Rundown (2003), the sports drama Friday Night Lights (2004), the action thriller The Kingdom (2007), the superhero comedy-drama Hancock (2008), the military science fiction war film Battleship (2012), the war film Lone Survivor (2013), the disaster drama Deepwater Horizon (2016), the Boston Marathon bombing drama Patriots Day (2016) and the action thriller Mile 22 (2018), the latter four all starring Mark Wahlberg. In addition to cameo appearances in the last six of these titles, he has had prominent acting roles in films including The Great White Hype (1996), Cop Land (1997), Corky Romano (2001), Collateral (2004), Smokin’ Aces (2006), and Lions for Lambs (2007).
Notable Works: The Rundown, Friday Night Lights, The Kingdom, Hancock, Battleship, Lone Survivor, Deepwater Horizon, Patriots Day
School: Macalester College
Birth Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Peter Berg quotes :
I've had great success and I've had catastrophic failure. It's really how you handle the rough stuff that defines you, I think.Peter Berg