Oren Peli (Hebrew: אורן פלי; born 1971) is an Israeli-born film director and screenwriter. He is also a video game programmer.
Game programmer career
He has also worked on the PC version of Mortal Kombat 3 as a programmer.
He wrote and directed the hit film Paranormal Activity. He directed the film Area 51, which will be released in 2010. Peli will produce the James Wan project The Further. He will also produce with Steven Schneider and Jason Blum the thriller film Insidious, which is directed by James Wan and written by Leigh Whannell.On September 22, 2010 it was announced he would be producing Lords of Salem and the film will be written and directed by Rob Zombie.
Year Film Director Producer Writer
2007 Paranormal Activity Yes Yes Yes
2010 Area 51 Yes Yes Yes
2010 Paranormal Activity 2 No Yes Yes
TBA Insidious No Yes No
TBA Lords of Salem No Yes No