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Nikki (Nikila) Cole

Talent Agent
The Associates Talent & Literary Management Inc.
Scripted: Angela Argento, Unscripted: Heather Budman
Scripted: angela@theassociatestalentagency.com, Unscripted: hbudman@kaplanstahler.com
(416) 433-2418 phone
Toronto,

Nikki (Nikila) Cole has established an international reputation as a writer, showrunner, and director on shows like TESSA & SCOTT, FOUR WEDDINGS, STORAGE WARS, and ICE ROAD TRUCKERS. She expanded into scripted, directing episodes of the acclaimed Y/A series THE NEXT STEP (BBC Kids), won Best TV Pilot Screenplay at Oaxaca for The Serpent Queen, was chosen as a Producer to Watch at MIPTV, was a Finalist for the TIFF-CBC Screenplay Awards, and was selected for the RDV Telefilm Canada team at the Berlinale, MIPTV/21, and SERIES MANIA. Excelion declared her Creative Woman of the Year. She recently directed an award-winning microshort on a Volume Wall as part of the DGC/Pixo/William F. White's workshop.

Formerly a choreographer and theater director in London and Canada, Nikki transitioned into film with a PBS documentary WANDERINGS: A JOURNEY TO CONNECT, exploring strange Jewish communities from Korea to Iceland to India. INTIMACIES about Michael Kearns, Hollywood’s first openly HIV+ actor, which won the Audience Vote for Best Documentary, Palm Springs Int’l Film Fest. Nikki recently directed 12 episodes of A TIME TO KILL for Discovery ID. She recently co-directed the doc RAY OF HOPE with Ryan Singh.

She spent 10 years Eastern Kenya, educating students from high school through university and providing solar cookers, improving their environment enormously. www.tonembee.com.


 

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