Pete Nowalk

Creator & Showrunner

Pete Nowalk is a creator and television showrunner with a passion for telling unique and interesting stories with complex characters that keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

Nowalk is the showrunner and executive producer of the hit ABC show How to Get Away with Murder, which premiered in 2014 to critical acclaim and record viewers. Starring Academy Award nominee Viola Davis, the breakout series is currently in its third season and continues to receive accolades, including an Emmy Award win for Davis.

Nowalk previously served as a co-executive producer on ABC’s smash-hit Scandal starring Kerry Washington. He spent six seasons on ABC’s long-running drama Grey’s Anatomy, where he rose to supervising producer. He was also a writer on ABC’s Private Practice.

In 2016, the Point Foundation honored Nowalk at its annual gala, awarding him the prestigious Point Leadership Award for his career achievements and support of the LGBTQ community.

Nowalk graduated from Brown University, and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.