Peter Berg

Birth Name: 
Peter Winkler Berg
Wednesday, March 11, 1964
Birth Place: 
New York City, New York, USA

Peter Berg is an American actor, director, writer, and producer. His first role was in the Adam Rifkin road movie Never on Tuesday (1989). He went on to star in the Word War 2 film A Midnight Clear (1992). Roles in Fire in the Sky (1993) and Cop Land (1997) followed, and the Tom Cruise films Collateral (2004) and Lions for Lambs (2007).

Peter has since moved behind the camera, directing films such as as Very Bad Things (1998) and Hancock (2008). He has also turned pen-to-paper and scripted many projects including Friday Night Lights (2004) and The Losers (2010/I). He is best known on-screen for his role as Dr. Billy Kronk in "Chicago Hope" (1994).


'Hancock' sequel in the works

Will Smith, Charlize Theron and Jason Bateman are gearing up to reunite for the sequel to Columbia Pictures' "Hancock," with Peter Berg set to helm the action-comedy. Berg disclosed the news at the Toronto Film Festival where he said, "Everybody's going to come back for a sequel."... Read more


Battleship (BLU-RAY)

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Hasbro has had a string of successful movies based on their popular toy brands, namely Transformers and G.I. Joe. Those brands consist of action figures that have had comic books and television series made off of them, though.... Read more

The Rock Collection (BLU-RAY)

When Vin Diesel broke onto the scene years ago with Pitch Black and The Fast & The Furious, the action crown was his for the taking.  Sylvestor Stallone was all but gone, Arnold Schwarzenegger was already knee deep in politics and nothing stood in his way.  Then a wrestling star known as "The... Read more

Friday Night Lights (BLU-RAY)

There was a lot of hype building up around this movie but, to be honest, it kind of fell short for me and ended up being not very memorable.  So, when the TV series came about, it's no surprise that I wasn't very excited about it.  Surprisingly, it ended up being a much better ficitonal TV show t... Read more

Hancock (BLU-RAY)

Another movie that I had low expectations going in because of all the mediocre reviews that the movie garnered.  QUALITY: Ok.  The picture is pretty clear most of the time but gets a little “yellowed” at times, despite any picture adjustments.... Read more