Peter Stone (February 27, 1930 – April 26, 2003) was a writer for theater, television and movies. Born in Los Angeles,m link title]. His father was the writer and producer of many silent films, John Stone (born Saul Strumwasser). John Stone wrote and produced many films including Shirley Temple and Charlie Chan movies. He graduated from University High School and he attended Bard College starting 1947, received Master's Degree from Yale University in 1953. He died of pulmonary fibrosis.