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Adriano Valentini is a writer, director and producer. Born in Hamilton, Ontario, Adriano was raised in a big Italian family. He studied film and TV at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and received an MBA at Ryerson University. After graduating, Adriano worked as a Video Journalist at Canada’s national newspaper, The Globe and Mail, and took part in the Bell Media/Writer’s Guild of Canada Diversity Writing Program. In 2014, his short film Beanie Bros. was selected as a Top 10 Finalist for HBO’s Project Greenlight. In 2015, Adriano won the NBC Playground Competition, which led to writing and directing his first network comedy pilot for NBC, Sunset Ppl, produced by Will Packer Productions. Adriano recently completed work on the new digital comedy series, Little Italy, Los Angeles, for Adaptive Studios. He is currently developing an original series for NBCU and Snapchat.
Adriano is based in Los Angeles and is repped by 3 Arts Entertainment.