Peter Deming

Peter Deming, ASC (born December 13, 1957) is a Lebanese-born American cinematographer, known for his collaborations with directors like Sam Raimi, David Lynch, Wes Craven, and Jay Roach. He won the 2002 Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography for Mulholland Drive, and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for his work on the third season of Twin Peaks.[1][2]

Peter Deming
Born (1957-12-13) 13 December 1957 (age 63)
Alma materUniversity of Wisconsin
American Film Institute
Years active1982-present
AwardsIndependent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography
2002 Mulholland Drive



Year Title Director Notes
1987 Hollywood Shuffle Robert Townsend
Evil Dead II Sam Raimi
1988 It Takes Two David Beaird
Scarecrows William Wesley Filmed in 1984
1990 House Party Reginald Hudlin Nominated- Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography
Martians Go Home David Odell
Book of Love Robert Shaye
1991 Drop Dead Fred Ate de Jong
1992 My Cousin Vinny Jonathan Lynn
1993 Son in Law Steve Rash
Loaded Weapon 1 Gene Quintano
1996 Joe's Apartment John Payson
1997 Lost Highway David Lynch
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery Jay Roach
Scream 2 Wes Craven Also actor
1999 Music of the Heart
Mystery, Alaska Jay Roach
2000 Scream 3 Wes Craven
2001 Mulholland Drive David Lynch Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated- New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Cinematographer
Nominated- Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Cinematography
From Hell Hughes brothers
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Jay Roach
People I Know Daniel Algrant
2004 Twisted Philip Kaufman
I Heart Huckabees David O. Russell
2005 The Jacket John Maybury
Rumor Has It Rob Reiner
2007 Married Life Ira Sachs
Lucky You Curtis Hanson
2009 Drag Me to Hell Sam Raimi
2010 Last Night Massy Tadjedin
2011 Scream 4 Wes Craven
2012 Cabin in the Woods Drew Goddard
2013 Oz the Great and Powerful Sam Raimi
2016 Now You See Me 2 Jon M. Chu
2020 Capone Josh Trank
The New Mutants Josh Boone


Year Title Director Notes
2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 Anne Heche TV movie
Segment "2000"
2017 Twin Peaks David Lynch Nominated- Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography
2020 The Good Lord Bird Albert Hughes
TBA Wisteria/Unrecorded Night David Lynch Netflix original series


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