Film editor Chris A. Peterson has cut over a dozen award-winning dramatic and documentary feature films and more than two hundred television, independent and commercial projects. Recent feature film work includes "Chained", directed by Jennifer Lynch ("Boxing Helena") and starring Vincent D'Onofrio, and "Off Season", starring Rick Fox and Eliza Dushku, both slated for release in 2012. Chris also edited on TNT’s hit series "Leverage", produced by Dean Devlin ("Independence Day") and the award-winning indy "Miss Nobody", starring Adam Goldberg, Leslie Bibb and Vivica Fox, and is currently airing on Showtime Chris’ feature documentary work notably include Sony Pictures’ acclaimed "Who killed the electric car?", official selection at the Sundance Film Festival and the follow up 2011 documentary "Revenge of the electric car", which won the Environmental Media Award for Best Documentary.
In 2011, Chris won an Emmy Award for his editorial storytelling on the PBS Korean War documentary "Hold at all costs".
Peterson received his Masters and BA in film from San Diego State University and University of California at San Diego.