Credits: Chief Strategy Officer, Film & Television, eOne
As Chief Strategy Officer for eOne’s Film and Television business, PETER MICELLI leads the company’s content strategy, leveraging his deep industry relationships to drive innovative talent-driven partnerships around the world.
Prior to joining eOne, Micelli served as co-head of the television department and an agent at the leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). There he represented many of the world’s leading writers, producers, and directors including: Damon Lindelof, Jon Favreau, Jenji Kohan, Seth MacFarlane, Alex Kurtzman, Simon Kinberg, Jordan Peele, Sacha Baron Cohen, David Ayer, Misha Green, Todd Philips, James Patterson, Mitch Hurwitz, Sam Esmail and Dan Harmon.
As well, Micelli helped build and represent production companies and independent studios such as Platform One Media, Gaumont International Television, The Mark Gordon Company, Will Packer Productions, Cedar Park Entertainment, and Sonar Entertainment, among others.
Recognized as one of the most innovative agents in Hollywood, he has had a huge influence on the design and creation of independent television finance. His innovation has created new paths to production that helped streaming platforms develop their original programming slates.
He was instrumental in the packaging and sale of Netflix’s initial original series including House of Cards, Orange Is The New Black, Hemlock Grove, Narcos and Sense8, and has continued to sell them projects, including Glow, Frontier and Arrested Development.
He has also sold projects to, and helped develop the original programming slates for many other influential content platforms, including Apple (Planet of the Apps, Dickinson, Outlaws), Facebook Watch (Queen America starring Naomi Watts, and an Untitled Christiano Ronaldo project), Amazon (Bosch, The Connection), and YouTube Red (Cobra Kai, Weird City).
Before joining eOne, Micelli represented Molly Bloom’s novel, Molly’s Game, and also worked with eOne to package the ABC series Designated Survivor and The Rookie.
Micelli also helped spearhead eOne’s successful efforts to bring The Chronicles of Narnia to Netflix.
Micelli began his career at CAA in 1995 as a Mailroom Trainee.