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Emily Andras

Emily Andras

Canadian television producer and writer
Emily Andras
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Quick Facts

Intro Canadian television producer and writer
Is Television producer Screenwriter
From Canada United States of America
Type Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender female
Birth Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Education
Queen's University
Radio and Television Arts School of Media
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Biography

Emily Andras is a Canadian television producer and writer. She is known for creating the television series Wynonna Earp and serving as executive producer and showrunner of Lost Girl (seasons 3 and 4).

Early life

Andras was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She earned an English degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, and received her Bachelor of Applied Arts (Radio and Television) from the RTA School of Media at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario.

Career

Emily Andras created the Wynonna Earp series after her work on Lost Girl, where she was a writer and consulting producer for the first two seasons, showrunner and executive producer of seasons 3 and 4, and executive consulting producer in its fifth and final season.

Prior to Lost Girl, she served on Instant Star as showrunner and executive producer, for which she began as a junior writer on the series. Prior to Wynonna Earp being greenlit, she was a writer and consulting producer on Killjoys during its development and first season.

In 2008, she was nominated for a Gemini Award for Best Writing in a Children's or Youth's Program or Series, for Instant Star episode "Like A Virgin". She was nominated in 2013 for a Canadian Screen Award (CSA) for Best Writing in a Dramatic Series for Lost Girl episode "Into the Dark". In 2017, she received a CSA for Best Cross-Platform Project – Fiction for Wynonna Earp Interactive, and was nominated for Best Writing in a Dramatic Series for Wynonna Earp episode "Purgatory". In 2018, she was nominated for a CSA for Best Writing in a Dramatic Series for Wynonna Earp episode "I Hope You Dance". In 2019, she received the WGC Showrunner Award by the Writers Guild of Canada.

Filmography

Television

Year Title Writer Producer Showrunner Notes
1997 Uh-Oh! Yes
2000 Our Hero Yes 1 episode
2005–2008 Instant Star Yes Yes Yes wrote 13 episodes
2006 11 Cameras Yes
2008 Sophie Yes 1 episode
2008–2009 Degrassi: The Next Generation Yes 3 episodes
2009 St. Brigid's Medical Yes
2009–2010 Total Drama Yes 2 episodes
2010 Degrassi Takes Manhattan Yes TV movie
2010–2015 Lost Girl Yes Yes Yes Wrote 13 episodes; showrunner seasons 3, 4
2011 King Yes Yes Wrote 2 episodes
2013 Lost Girl: ConFAEdential Yes Showcase TV special
2013 Lost Girl: An Evening at the Clubhouse Yes Showcase TV special
2015 Killjoys Yes Yes Wrote 2 episodes
2016–present Wynonna Earp Yes Yes Yes Creator; wrote 11 episodes
The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 17 May 2021. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
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http://playbackonline.ca/2016/04/15/emily-andras-wrangles-wynonna-earp/
https://torontoscreenwritingconference.com/session/inside-the-writing-room-with-emily-andras/
http://www.queensu.ca/gazette/content/seven-grads-earn-gemini-nominations
https://www.linkedin.com/in/emily-andras-20244321/?ppe=1
http://www.wgc.ca/files/CanScreenVol19No3Wynonna%20Earp%20Feature.pdf
https://web.archive.org/web/20150324121401/http://thetelevixen.com/2013/01/evening-with-lost-girl-andras
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http://www.thetvjunkies.com/women-behind-canadian-tv-emily-andras/
https://web.archive.org/web/20160402024248/http://www.tvgoodness.com/2016/04/01/emily-andras-talks-all-things-wynonna-earp-exclusive/
http://www.tvgoodness.com/2016/04/01/emily-andras-talks-all-things-wynonna-earp-exclusive/
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