Tara Miele is a writer/director based in Los Angeles, best known for the viral video MEET A MUSLIM created to combat Islamophobia. The video has been featured on Refinery 29, Buzzfeed, Upworthy, and was shared around the world over 35 million times.
Miele has directed spots for Pioneer Electronics, Warner Bros. Pictures, Farmers Insurance, The Four Seasons, and Pandora Radio as well as four feature films, three under the MarVista Ent/Lifetime banner. In addition, she most recently helmed two episodes of HAWAII FIVE-0 for CBS and this season’s penultimate episode of ARROW for the CW.
Miele is currently working with producer Russ Grey to pen a drama tackling gun violence in America and is attached to direct WANDER DARKLY, a romantic thriller which she wrote based on a real life experience. Lynette Howell’s 51 Entertainment is producing the film, slated to go into production in 2018.
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 a member of the WGA and DGA.