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Perri Peltz    

Filmmaker, Journalist & Public Health Advocate; Director of HBO's "Warning: This Drug May Kill You"

Perri Peltz is a journalist, documentary filmmaker, and public health advocate. She is co-director and producer of the HBO docu-news series, “Axios,” which premiered November 2018, and host of a radio show on SiriusXM. Peltz directed the HBO documentaries, Warning: This Drug May Kill You, about the opioid addiction epidemic, and Risky Drinking. She directed and produced the network’s Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro, Sr. and The Education of Dee Dee Ricks.

A contributing director to the “Conversation” series for The New York Times OpDocs, Peltz executive produced A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers. Prior to documentaries, she was a television journalist with NBC, ABC, and CNN. Peltz won an Emmy in 2021 for her interview with President Trump.


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