Tara Miele

Tara Miele is a screenwriter and director who works in both film and television. Her latest feature film WANDER DARKLY is premiering at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. Starring Sienna Miller and Diego Luna, the film was produced by Lynette Howell's 51 Entertainment  and Shivhans Pictures. Tara is perhaps best known for the viral video MEET A MUSLIM, which she created in order to combat islamophobia. The video was featured on R29, E Weekly, Buzzfeed, and Upworthy and has been viewed over 40 million times. Meet a Muslim led to a blind script deal at Warner Bros. As a screenwriter, Tara has previously set up projects at Lionsgate, Screengems, New Line, and DIsney Channel. Tara directed the pilot for CW's GREEN ARROW and THE CANARIES as well as episodes of BATWOMAN, HAWAII FIVE-O, and ARROW. She has helmed four feature films, three under the Mar Vista Ent banner. She is a graduate of Ryan Murphy's Half Foundation and the CBS Directing Initiative. Looking forward, Tara aims to create more socially-conscious work in an effort to build bridges and conversations. Tara is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara and currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband and two daughters. She is repped by WME.