Co-Creator and Showrunner of Rutherford Falls

Latina Showrunners - June 29 @ 2:00PM PST


Sierra Teller Ornelas has previously staffed on many awesome TV shows:Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Superstore, Happy Endings, Splitting Up Together, Surviving Jack and Selfie. She is the co-creator and show runner of the upcoming Peacock show Rutherford Falls, starring Ed Helms. Sierra’s work has been featured on This American Life, the New York Times Opinion Section and the Hollywood Reporter’s Guest Column. A graduate of the University of Arizona, she previously worked as a film programmer for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, helping to create ridiculously entertaining programs about Native film and media. Raised in Tucson, AZ, she is also an award winning sixth generation Navajo tapestry weaver and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.


Twitter: @sierraornelas
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