Loni Peristere

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Loni Peristere
Born (1971-04-21) April 21, 1971 (age 47)
Boston, Massachusetts
Other names Loni Peristrere
Occupation Television director, producer, visual effects supervisor
Years active 1997–present
Spouse(s) Juliette Peristere

Loni Peristere is an American television director, producer, and former visual effects supervisor.

He is well known for his work on the Cinemax drama Banshee; and for the FX anthology series American Horror Story.

Career[edit]

He began his career as a visual effects coordinator for the 1997 Tommy Lee Jones starrer Volcano. He worked in the department on future films, such as Cinderella, Serenity, Beyond, and One Day Like Rain. He worked in special effects for TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly (for which he won an emmy), and Drive.[1]

In 2014, Peristere segued into direction. Helming and producing multiple episodes of Cinemax's Banshee.[2] That same year he began directing for FX's American Horror Story.

He is the co-founder of visual effects studio Zoic Studios.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Direction[edit]

Television
Title Season Episode name Episode # Date Contribution Notes
Banshee Season 2 "Ways to Bury a Man" 7 February 21, 2014 Director
"Evil for Evil" 8 February 28, 2014
Season 3 "The Fire Trials" 1 January 9, 2015 Director, co-executive producer
"Snakes and Whatnot" 2 January 16, 2015
"Even God Doesn't Know What to Make of You" 9 March 6, 2015
"We All Pay Eventually" 10 March 13, 2015
Season 4 "A Little Late to Grow a Pair" 5 April 29, 2016
American Horror Story Freak Show "Tupperware Party Massacre" 9 December 10, 2014 Director
"Show Stoppers" 12 January 14, 2015
Hotel "Devil's Night" 4 October 28, 2015
"Room 33 6 November 11, 2015
"The Ten Commandments Killer" 8 December 2, 2015
Outcast Season 1 "This Little Light" 10 August 16, 2016
Code Black Season 2 "Second Year" 1 September 28, 2016 [3]
Scream Queens Season 2 "Halloween Blues" 4 October 18, 2016
Queen of the South Season 2 "Que Manden los Payasos" 10 August 10, 2017

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Loni Peristere". TV.com. Retrieved January 11, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Interview: Zoic's Loni Peristere Directs for Season 2 of Banshee". Press Kitchen. February 21, 2014. Retrieved January 11, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Second Year". The Futon Critic. Retrieved September 20, 2016. 

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