PETER NEY has been in the entertainment business for nearly 20 years. His credits include directing and producing various forms of television. In addition to directing shows like Face Off, HGTV Star, Food Network Star, Celebrity Fit Club, Paris Hilton’s my New BFF, Last Comic Standing, Shaq's Big Challenge, The Pick Up Artist, and Beauty & The Geek to name a few, he has also directed segments for late night television including NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live.
PETER was nominated for the Director’s Guild Award for best television director of the year for the long running show Face Off in 2013.
PETER started in the entertainment business as a camera operator, and quickly moved on to become a Director of Photography/Director for many shows. He has extensive experience lighting and directing celebrities such as Paris Hilton, Sean Combs, Roseanne Barr, Jerry Seinfeld, Bobby Flay, Giada De Laurentiis, McKenzie Westmore, and RuPaul among many others.
PETER has been taking photos with the cast and celebrities he was directing for nearly 20 years, so eventually it made sense to take photos professionally.
PETER’S strengths are shooting actors, celebrities, as well as executives and professionals in the entertainment business. He likes to have fun while taking photos and is willing to try anything, even if it’s unconventional, to get the best reactions.