Pete Ferriero’s directorial debut was the 2017 documentary film ‘The Price of Fame’. In it Ferriero, explored the struggles of fame, and faith inside the colorful world of professional wrestling. The film screened in 650 theaters for one night as a part of a Fathom Event, in addition trended on Amazon and iTunes when it was released digitally.
‘Her Name is Chef’ was inspired by a first hand experience Ferriero had at a local New Jersey female owned restaurant in which the owner was struggling to prove herself to her male counterparts. In the docu-series, Director, Ferriero tackles the topic of gender equality in a male dominated industry through the eyes of some of the most talented women chefs. He often refers to the series as an homage to his Mother and Grandmother, the two best female cooks he’s known.
He’s produced and appeared in several comedic and dramatic television pilots, films, and web series. He’s a Husband, Rolling Stones and avid NY Mets fan, a proud Dad to his fur babies, twin Sheltie pups, Bianca and Sugar. Ferriero’s goal is to inspire, and raise awareness to people, places, emotion, causes, and truths.