Chris DeFaria (born on May 20, 1959 in Alameda County, California) is an American production manager and producer of TV and movies, with credits including Cats & Dogs, Watchmen, Looney Tunes: Back in Action, and Ready Player One. As a child, he began his Hollywood career as a voice actor playing the part of Peppermint Patty in Peanuts TV specials.
His sister Gail DeFaria voiced Peppermint Patty prior to him being cast. In addition, his sister Lisa DeFaria voiced Patty (not to be confused with Peppermint Patty) in It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown alongside Gail who voiced "Pig-Pen". His daughter Adrienne voiced the character Eglantine in Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole.
He is currently the president of DreamWorks Animation, a position he has held since 2017.