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Peter Schneider was born on November 10, 1950 in Wisconsin, USA as Peter J. Schneider. He is a producer and director, known for Waking Sleeping Beauty (2009), We Always Lie to Strangers (2013) and The Cat That Looked at a King (2004). He has been married to Hope Tschopik since October 30, 1983. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2013 We Always Lie to Strangers (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Waking Sleeping Beauty (Documentary) (producer)
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 2004 The Cat That Looked at a King (Video short)
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 1986 The Great Mouse Detective (production executive - uncredited)
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 2000 The Fantasia Legacy: Fantasia Continued (Video documentary) (thanks)
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 2018 Howard (Documentary)
 2010 Theater Talk (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Waking Sleeping Beauty (2010) ... Self - Guest
 2007 The Pixar Story (Documentary)
 2002 Tale as Old as Time: The Making of 'Beauty and the Beast' (Video documentary)
Self - Past Chairman, The Walt Disney Studios
 2002 The Sweatbox (Documentary)
 2000 The Fantasia Legacy: Fantasia Continued (Video documentary)
Self - Chairman, The Walt Disney Studios
 1998 The 52nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Self - Winner
 1998 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
- Production: The Lion King (1998) ... Self
 1996 The Making of Disney's 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' (TV Movie documentary)
Self - President, Walt Disney Feature Animation
 1995 The Making of 'Pocahontas': A Legend Comes to Life (TV Movie documentary)
Self - President of Walt Disney Feature Animation
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 2009 Waking Sleeping Beauty (Documentary)
 2005 Dream on Silly Dreamer (Documentary short)

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In February of 1986, an inter-office memo was sent out to Disney employees in Schneider's name announcing the renaming of the studio's most beloved classics. The fake memo originated from animator Ed Gombert, who was deeply upset over the company's decision to rename "Basil of Baker Street" as The Great Mouse Detective (1986). Schneider was furious over the memo and attempted to find the author ... See more »

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