Pete Hosey


Herbie Reamer

Pete Hosey

Name Pete Hosey
Age 16-20
Gender Male
Actor Nicholas Carey
Film Appearance? Yes
Online Appearance? Yes (as Herbie Reamer)
Book Appearance? Yes (unidentified)

"I'm gonna rip off your arms, and punch you in the face with your own fists!"
Pete threatening Greg after he damages his truck

Peter "Pete" Hosey is an antagonist of the first book Diary of a Wimpy Kid . he was leader of the teenagers that threw water on Greg and Rowley and is also the main antagonist in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010 film). He is unidentified in the book and he is not shown in anymore films besides the first film, Diary of a Wimpy Kid. He gangs up with Wade and Carter. It is rumored that he is the brother of Chris Hosey. He is the book replacement of Herbie Reamer, from the online version.



Pete Hosey was either born late 1989 or 1990 and possibly had a brother named Chris Hosey he attended Westmore Middle School during his teen years and was rumored to have terrorized Rodrick when he was in middle school.

Role in  Diary of a Wimpy Kid

He first appears when Greg and Rowley are Trick or Treating on Halloween night. After he sprays water at them, Greg threatens him and his cronies that he will call the police. Hearing this Pete chases them until they hide in Greg's grandmother's house. Greg and Rowley are able to escape him 

Greg and Rowley encounter Pete near the end of the school year, when Pete and his friends find them during recess. Pete forces Rowley to eat the cheese and would've done the same to Greg, luckily Greg lies that he is lactose intolerance, making Rowley the cheese alone.


See Also


  • Unlike all the other antagonists, Greg, nor Rowley, know much about him. 
  • Pete 
  • He is also the first Diary of a Wimpy Kid villain except Rodrick as he is the first Diary of a Wimpy Kid book.
  • Chris Hosey may be his little brother in the films.
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