Peter Chernin
Peter Chernin
Real Name/Full Name Peter Chernin
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Peter Chernin
Birth Place: Harrison, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 29 May 1951
Age/How Old: 71 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Gray
Parents Name: Father – Hebert Chernin
Mother – Mary Chernin
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: University of California, Berkley
Religion: Unitarian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Megan Brody (m. 1980)
Kids/Children Name: Dave Chernin, John Chernin, Margaret Chernin
Profession: Chairman and CEO of TCG (The Chernin Group)
Net Worth: $450 million
Last Updated: March 2023

The world of money-making is dynamic, competitive, and under constant scrutiny. Over the period, it has witnessed an endless number of individuals find one way or another to reach the top. A handful of them manages to make a name for themselves through their unconventional ways, while some fall for some cheap tricks to fast-track their way to success.

In the end, only a few manage to leave a name for themselves and serve as an inspiration to those who dream of earning the big bucks someday. One of those greats is Peter Chernin. Peter Chernin is famous for being the chairman and CEO of the Chernin Group’s investment company (TCG). The Chernin Group (TCG) firm focuses on managing, operating, and consequently investing in various businesses around the media and entertainment industry alongside tech firms.

If we have to focus on the work being done at TCG, it would be investing in tech and media companies based in the United States, creating content to be aired on the big screen or the television, building business opportunities along with strategies on how to implement them in various emerging markets across the globe.

Well, how well do you know about Peter Chernin? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Peter Chernin’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Peter Chernin to date.

Biography and Early Life

Peter Chernin was born to parents Mary and Herbert Chernin, who were then residents of Harrison, New York. Peter’s father, Herbert, was Jewish but witnessed his upbringing as a unitarian. Although he is one of the most famous faces in the world of business and his ties with various infamous tech and media firms, Peter Chernin tries to keep the details of his personal life in the limelight. Therefore, not much can be stated regarding his childhood or his early days as a businessman. His humble nature, even after experiencing such fame, is one of the reasons all love him.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Peter Chernin in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Peter Chernin’s age is 71 years old as of today’s date 22nd March 2023 having been born on 29 May 1951. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


Peter Chernin was a student at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with a bachelor of arts in English literature. Given that Peter Chernin is one of the most sought-after businessmen in the United States, he has always kept the details of his personal life in the limelight.

Therefore not much can be stated regarding his schooling or his early days as a businessman. Apart from being a successful businessman, Peter is also a loving father and husband. He has always emphasized having his work and family life separate. It is the presence of such qualities in him that sets him apart from his peers.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Peter Chernin got married to Megan in the year 1980. The couple has also been blessed with three children. Peter has a Jewish ethnic background. As stated previously, Peter keeps the details of his personal life private. He has been a loving father and husband apart from being an outstanding businessman. His qualities as a family man put him on a pedestal and set him apart from his peers.

Is Peter Chernin Gay?

Peter Chernin is not gay when sexual orientation is concerned. He has been highly supportive of those around him, irrespective of their sexual orientation. He has reached out to be of assistance to his community on several occasions. His humble and caring nature is one of the reasons he is loved by all across the globe.

Professional Career

Peter Chernin was associated with Fox since 1989 and had transitioned from Lorimar Film Entertainment, where he was the acting president and CEO. Previously, Peter Chernin has also been the executive VP of marketing and programming the American TV network The Movie Channel/ Showtime.

Before this took off, Peter served as the VP of production and development at the infamous David Gerber Company. His career took off as the associate publicity director at St. Martin’s Press and went on to become the editor at the popular publishing company Warner Books.


For his contributions, Peter has been nominated for the Academy Awards twice, in 2020 for the Best Motion Picture category with his film Ford v Ferrari, and previously in 2017, his movie Hidden Figures was released in 2016. Apart from this, he has no notable achievement against his name.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Peter Chernin in 2023

Peter Chernin Net Worth
Peter Chernin Net Worth

Currently, Peter Chernin is worth $450 million as of last calculated in the year 2023. A major section of his earnings comes from his work at TCG, although he is known to hold various other means of generating revenue.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Before Peter had started TCG, he was working as the president and COO at the media house News Corporation while being the chairman and chief executive officer of the famous Fox Group between 1996 to 2009.

Peter has always been humble irrespective of the fame and glamour he has witnessed. He inspires entrepreneurs across the globe and always motivated the youth to step out and take risks. He continues to be considered one of the greatest business minds in the world and a role model for millions.


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