Biography: Peggy has been watching movies since the days of Siskel & Ebert whom she watched religiously every Sunday as a teen, with her mom in the background asking “Why are you watching these two guys talk about movies on a Sunday”. Originally from the Netherlands, she has been living in Los Angeles for the bulk of adulthood, and after working at Princess Cruises traveling the world for 5 years, settled down and started as a Talent Agent Asst. at APA in the late 90’s. From there it was moved into a Jr. Agent and then moving into Talent Management for almost 12 yrs. While always giving movie ‘reviews’ to her friends, she then started Peggy at the Movies and officially stepped into the role of Film Critic in 2014. After working for a few now-defunct sites, in 2018 she became Cherry Picks approved, as well as a member of The OAFFC (Online Assoc. of Female Film Critics, and most recently, a member of the International Press Academy (IPA) as a voting member of the @Satellite Awards.
Favorite Films: Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid, Run Lola Run, Gladiator, The Godfather, Soul, JAWS, Some Like it Hot, Dog Day Afternoon, and Nightmare Alley
Favorite TV Shows: Breaking Bad, The Wire, Sex & The City, The Crown, Sex Education, Ted Lasso, and Hacks