ABOUT

Hi!  I’m Emily.  I love telling stories with great people.  Especially movies where people punch each other in the face.  Don’t judge.

Formal version:

Emily Dell is an award-winning writer and director whose work has had over 16 million views online. A graduate of UC Berkeley with dual degrees in Neurobiology and International Literature, Dell’s proudest achievements include the ability to eat edamame with chopsticks, officiating the wedding of her two best friends, and the time she rescued her mother from Class IV rapids.

Dell is currently producing podcast “Women In The Wild” with TV Showrunner Wendy Calhoun (GRAY’S ANATOMY, EMPIRE, etc). She sold screenplay THE RULES OF BUSINESS to The China Film Group, the largest studio in China, and is developing screenplay TIGER MOTHER with Denise DiNovi (CRAZY, STUPID LOVE; RAY DONOVAN; FOCUS, etc) and SPARK with Margo Robbie’s company Lucky Chap Entertainment. Her graphic novel VERONA for Emet Comics is available wherever comic books are sold.

Dell created the series TROUBLED YOUTH for digital network CryptTV (>14M views) and for Blumhouse Films she directed an original short for the film UPGRADE, which received over 1 million views in the first week.

Dell’s short BATTLE airs on Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network and last feature, B-GIRL, is available on Netflix, Amazon and Alibaba. She directs commercials and branded content for clients such as Marvel Studios, Fox Home Video, PepsiCo, Estee Lauder, and was awarded a 2017 American Advertising (“Addy”) Award.