Find a Director

Evette Vargas


Evette Vargas is an award-winning writer, director, producer, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality storyteller. Named by the New York Times as an “Artist to Watch,” Vargas’ writing, directing and producing includes series for Amazon, MTV, Bravo, DirectTV; as well as writing, apps, games and branded entertainment for Fast And Furious, Lord Of The Rings trilogy and Madonna. Vargas exec produced, wrote and directed her digital series Dark Prophet, starring Henry Rollins, which was nominated for two Emmys and premiered at Sundance. Vargas sold her drama series Muses to Turner Broadcasting Super Deluxe, is developing Wedding Smashers with Jash Media and Ryot Films and a series with QC Entertainment. Vargas' slate of VR projects includes the The Current War VR Experience, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, for The Weinstein Company. Vargas was invited by the Cannes Film Festival to speak on VR Storytelling. Vargas was born in the Bronx and learned to tell stories at the dinner table with her family where the imagination ruled.


* AWD encourages forthright business practices and accurate self-representation but assumes no responsibility, nor liability for any member’s individual content, nor business relationships made through AWD’s website, events, or social media accounts.