Talent Guide

Deanna Barillari

  • Discipline:Producer
  • Program Year:Project Involve 2017


A graduate of NYU, Deanna Barillari co-founded the nonprofit PossEble Theatre Company, which funded NYC in-school initiatives and produced off-off-Broadway plays including Leslye Headland’s Cinephilia (2008). Barillari’s work in television includes: Mercy, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, Pan Am, The 86th Academy Awards and drama development at both Universal Television and Tandem Productions/Studio Canal. Barillari produced the short film “Rita Mahtoubian Is Not A Terrorist,” which premiered at Tribeca. Most recently, she produced the short “HUM” by writer/director Lauren Morelli (Orange Is The New Black), starring Samira Wiley and Hudson Yang.