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Pete Wentz

Peter Lewis Kingston Wentz III was born on June 5, 1979 in Wilmette, Illinois. He is the bassist and primary lyricist for the Chicago-based band Fall Out Boy. Pete grew up in the Chicago hardcore punk scene, and was in several bands before Fall Out Boy, including Firstborn, Arma Angelus, 7 Angels of the Apocalypse / Culture of Violence, Extinction, Forever Ended Today, and Yellow Road Priest. He grew up with band member Joseph Trohman. Fall Out Boy is the 4th band that Pete Wentz and Andrew Hurley have done together.Wentz has written a book entitled The Boy With the Thorn In His Side, which is a story based on nightmares he had as a child. It is named after a song by The Smiths. He has another book titled "Rainy Day Kids," which was scheduled to be released February 14th, 2006, but has been postponed because he was unsatisfied with some of the material. In addition, Wentz is currently writing another book, alternating chapters with William Beckett of The Academy Is....Wentz has a company called Clandestine Industries, which distributes books and, more notably, clothing, among other things. Additionally, he owns his own imprint of Fueled By Ramen, Decaydance Records, which has signed on several bands, including: Panic! At The Disco, October Fall, Gym Class Heroes and The Hush Soundand Lifetime . He also has a film production company called Bartskull Films, which has released the DVD "Release the Bats", a film about Peter, his friends both in and outside of Fall Out Boy, and many Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen bands.

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Jun 5, 1979 In Wilmette, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series Motor City Masters 2014-06-24

1 nomination.

Known For
Poster of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Poster of The Voice
Poster of 90210
Poster of Californication
Motor City Masters Unknown 2014-06-24
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
The Eric Andre Show Unknown 2012-05-20
Best Ink Self - Host / ... 15 episodes, 2013-2014 2012-03-27
Opening Act Himself 2012-07-09
Friends with Benefits Unknown 2011
The Voice Unknown 2011-04-26
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Privileged Unknown 2008-09-09
90210 Unknown 2008-09-02
Red Eye w/Tom Shillue Unknown 2007-02-06
Californication Unknown 2007-08-13
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
The Girls Next Door Unknown 2005-08-07
Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan Unknown 2004
CSI: NY Unknown 2004-09-22
Punk'd Unknown 2003-03-17
One Tree Hill Unknown 2003-09-23
The Real World Unknown 1992
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11