Peter M. Lenkov has been a writing producer of movies and television shows for over 20 years.
Currently, Lenkov is an executive producer on four series on CBS: MACGYVER, MAGNUM P.I., HAWAII FIVE-0 and SALVATION. Prior to these series, Lenkov served as executive producer on “CSI: NY,” also on the Network, for which he won a Media Access Award. Notably, acclaimed actor Ed Asner earned an Emmy Award nomination for his guest-starring role in a “CSI: NY” episode that Lenkov wrote.
Lenkov’s additional television credits include “24,” for which he earned an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Drama Series in 2005, “The District,” on the Network, and “La Femme Nikita.” Also, he co-produced the miniseries “XIII,” based on the popular graphic novel and video game of the same name, and created “Metajets” and “Kung Fu Dino Posse,” two new animated television shows.
On the big screen, Lenkov has written and produced several films, including “Demolition Man,” starring Sylvester Stallone and Sandra Bullock, “Son in Law” and “Jury Duty.”
In 2013 Universal released the film “R.I.P.D.,” which starred Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds and Kevin Bacon and was based on the comic book written by Lenkov for Dark Horse Publishing. Lenkov’s second comic book series, Fort: Prophet of the Unexplained, was nominated for a Bram Stoker Award in 2002.
Lenkov is a native of Montreal, Canada and lives outside of Los Angeles on a ranch with his wife, four children and pets. Follow him on Twitter @Plenkov.