Eric Pearson

Eric Pearson is an American screenwriter. He has worked with Marvel Studios, writing various short films for their Marvel One-Shots series of films,[1] and writing the screenplay for the feature films Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Black Widow (2021), and Godzilla vs. Kong (2021).[2][3][4]

Eric Pearson
OccupationScreenwriter
Years active2010–present
Known for

Early life and careerEdit

He studied screenwriting at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He was enrolled in Marvel Studios' screenwriting program in 2010.[5]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Year Film Credit Notes
2011 The Consultant Screenplay by Short film
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer Screenplay by Short film
2012 Item 47[1] Screenplay by Short film
2013 Agent Carter[6] Screenplay by Short film
2015 Ant-Man Uncredited rewrite[2]
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming Uncredited rewrite[5]
Thor: Ragnarok Written by[7] Co-wrote with Craig Kyle and Christopher Yost
2018 Pacific Rim: Uprising Uncredited rewrite[8]
Avengers: Infinity War Uncredited rewrite[5]
2019 Avengers: Endgame Uncredited rewrite[5]
Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Uncredited rewrite[9]
2021 Godzilla vs. Kong Screenplay by[4] Co-wrote with Max Borenstein
Black Widow Screenplay by[10]

TelevisionEdit

Year Film Notes
2015–2016 Agent Carter 8 episodes[11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Breznican, Anthony (July 3, 2012). "First Look: Marvel unveils top-secret 'Avengers' short film 'Item 47' – Exclusive". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on April 29, 2014. Retrieved January 13, 2014.
  2. ^ a b Couch, Aaron (November 2, 2017). "'Thor: Ragnarok' Writer on the Secret to Revitalizing a Franchise". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on November 7, 2017. Retrieved November 6, 2017.
  3. ^ Barnhardt, Andrew (January 14, 2020). "Thor: Ragnarok Writer Gets Sole Screenwriting Credit on Black Widow". ComicBook.com. Archived from the original on January 15, 2020. Retrieved January 16, 2020.
  4. ^ a b "Godzilla vs. Kong". Writer's Guild of America East. Retrieved May 3, 2020.
  5. ^ a b c d Poloway, Kevin (November 3, 2017). "How 'Thor: Ragnarok' screenwriter (and former pizza guy) Eric Pearson became Marvel's go-to script doctor". Yahoo!. Archived from the original on December 6, 2020. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  6. ^ Manning, Shaun (July 22, 2013). "SDCC: Marvel Debuts Atwell's "Agent Carter One-Shot"". Comic Book Resources. Archived from the original on April 19, 2014. Retrieved January 11, 2014.
  7. ^ "Thor: Ragnarok". Writer's Guild of America East. Retrieved December 6, 2020.
  8. ^ Mike Fleming Jr (February 20, 2018). "'Cowboy Ninja Viking' Adds 'Thor: Ragnarok' Scribe Eric Pearson". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on December 6, 2020. Retrieved December 6, 2020.
  9. ^ Goldberg, Matt (August 24, 2018). "The Official Logo for Detective Pikachu Is on the Case". Collider. Retrieved June 8, 2019.
  10. ^ "Black Widow". Writer's Guild of America East. Retrieved December 6, 2020.
  11. ^ "(#102) "Bridge and Tunnel"". The Futon Critic. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
    "(#202) "A View in the Dark"". The Futon Critic. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
    "(#206) "Life of the Party"". The Futon Critic. Retrieved March 28, 2018.

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