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Peter Farrelly was born on December 17, 1956 in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA as Peter John Farrelly. He is a producer and writer, known for There's Something About Mary (1998), Dumb and Dumber (1994) and Movie 43 (2013). He has been married to Melinda Farrelly since December 31, 1996. They have two children. See full bio »

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Dumb and Dumber
(1994)
Movie 43
Movie 43 Producer
(2013)
Osmosis Jones
Osmosis Jones Producer
(2001)

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 2018 Green Book (producer) (completed)
 2017 Loudermilk (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Bourbon Street (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Highway 10 Revisited (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Invitation Only (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Father of the Year (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Lay, Lady, Lay (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2017 The Black Ghiandola (Short) (consulting producer)
 2015 The Leisure Class (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014 Dumb and Dumber To (producer)
 2013 Movie 43 (producer)
 2012 The Three Stooges (producer)
 2011 Hall Pass (producer)
 2009 The Lost Son of Havana (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2008 Unhitched (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Pole-Dancing Toddler (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Mardi Gras Croc Attack (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Yorkshire Terrier Sucked Into the Internet (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Conjoined Twins Pitch No-Hitter (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Woman Marries Horse (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2007 I'm with Stupid (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 The Ringer (producer)
 2002-2004 Ozzy & Drix (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Cavities (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Nature Calls (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Double Dose (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Supplements (2004) ... (executive producer)
- A Cold Day in Hector (2004) ... (executive producer)
 2003 Blitt Happens (TV Movie) (executive producer) / (producer)
 2003 Stuck on You (producer)
 2001 Shallow Hal (producer)
 2001 Osmosis Jones (producer)
 2001 Say It Isn't So (producer)
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (producer)
 1999 Outside Providence (producer)
 1998 There's Something About Mary (executive producer)
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Alternate Names:

Peter

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I was particularly pissed off about some of the articles written about Shallow Hal (2001) because I felt they were missing the point of the whole movie. We're saying it doesn't matter. I'm attracted to my wife, but eventually my wife isn't going to look like she looks now. But I'm still gonna love her and it's not because of how she looks. Also zero letters - lots of articles in the paper about ... See more »

Trivia:

In most of the films he and his brother directed, they often show normal people as stupid morons (Dumb and Dumber (1994)) while they show handicapped people as normal and gifted (Stuck on You (2003), Shallow Hal (2001), Me, Myself & Irene (2000). See more »

Trademark:

Almost all of his films feature at least one character who suffers froma mental or physical disability, (e.g. "Warren" from There's Something About Mary (1998), "Charlie/Hank" from _Me, Myself and Irene (2000)_, "Walt" from Shallow Hal (2001), "Rocket" from Stuck on You (2003). See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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