Meisha Lee is turning heads internationally in film festivals and amongst prominent directors and producers in Hollywood.
Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, Meisha Lee emerges from the professional dance and choreography scene. With over 20 years of professional experience and 125 credits on imdb, she brings her aptitude, ingenuity and expertise of movement to her directing and storytelling. She has directed commercial specs, music videos and several shorts, with her most recent, “The Wrong Guy” being accepted to numerous film festivals and awarded "Best Rom Com" and "Best Performances". Applying her love of movement to her spec projects, she has worked with parkour, stunts, crossfit, dance and most recently a figure skating spec starring Team USA's Akari Nakahara. Other credits include Creative Manager on America's Got Talent Champions, Co-Producer/Associate Producer The Masked Singer Season 3 and Assistant Director of Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey "Circus Xtreme", making history of being the last ever circus with elephants. She has had the opportunity to shadow Mark Cendrowski on Big Bang Theory, Ken Fuchs on Shark Tank and Tim Mancinelli on The Late Late Show with James Corden. Meisha Lee is part of "Collective Hustle: Female Directing Group" mentored by Laura Murphy (Awkwafina is Nora from Queens) and Kim O. Nguyen (Never Have I Ever). Her biggest mentorships have been with Jonathan Judge (Young Sheldon, Life in Pieces, Nickelodeon) whom she was shadowing/assisting for two years and most recently, Trish Sie (Grammy for OK Go Music Video, Pitch Perfect 3) getting to shadow/assist her on two feature film contracts from pre production through post for Netflix and Amazon Studios. Meisha Lee brings her passion, zest and charismatic look on life to her directing and recently won "Best Director" at Global Film Festival Awards.
Her greatest accomplishment is her work in providing clean water wells in third-world countries for generosity.org. So far she has raised money for seven wells giving over 4000 people clean water. These wells are located in Ghana, Uganda, Central Africa Republic, Haiti and India.