DANIEL POWELL

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Daniel Powell is the Emmy and Peabody winning co-creator and Executive Producer of Inside Amy Schumer.  He was a writer and Executive Producer on the cult animated series Ugly Americans, which ran on Comedy Central from 2010-2012.  Earlier in his career, he was an Associate Producer on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, a contributing writer to Robert Smigel’s “TV Funhouse” segments on Saturday Night Live, and a house performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.

He is the co-director/co-writer of the independent feature film Becks, which premiered at the 2017 Los Angeles Film Festival and won Best U.S. Fiction Film.

As a television & commercial director, his body of work includes material produced for Comedy Central, Wendy's, ESPN, Charter Cable, Oculus, Carefree, Accenture, Wellpoint, MTV, Twix, Visa, Dunkin Donuts, Chase Bank, eHarmony, Superfly Presents, Atom.com, Michaels, LOFT, 345 Games, Highline Games, and The Warner Sound.