Ashley Michel Hoban is a writer, director, and producer. She grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, where she watched too much television. She received her MFA in Writing and Directing from New York University’s Graduate Film Program. Her films have screened and earned awards internationally.

She has written and produced on series including THE GIRL FROM PLAINVILLE (Hulu), DR. DEATH (Peacock), HAPPY! (SYFY), and MARCO POLO (Netflix). She is currently writing on the upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Prequel Series (Disney+).

She is based in New York, where she still watches too much television.