GABRIEL ROTELLO

Producer / Director / Writer / Showrunner

1036 South Hudson Avenue

Los Angeles, CA  90019

Work: (323) 934-4179 / Cell (323) 821-4179 / grotello@gmail.com / www.gabrielrotello.com  


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    The End - Solar Storm (2016)    Writer / Director


CURIOSITY STREAM (Flight 33 Productions)

    The Rise of Civilization (2016)    Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    The Universe - Alien Worlds (2015)    Writer / Director


AHF (Flight 33 Productions)

    The Founding Fathers (2015)    Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    America’s Secret Slang - Season 2 (2014)    Writer / Director


THE WEATHER CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Man Made Earthquakes (2014)    Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Big History (2013)    Writer / Director


THE WEATHER CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Secrets of the Earth (2013)    Writer / Director


THE WEATHER CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Space Weather (2013)    Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    America’s Secret Slang - Season 1 (2012)    Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Invisible (2012)    Writer


HBO (World of Wonder Productions)

  The Strange History of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (2011)    Producer


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    The Universe (2011)    Series Supervising Writer / Director


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

    Forgotten Planet (2011)    Writer / Director


SKY TV (Flight 33 Productions)

   World War II in 3D (2011)    Writer / Director


OXYGEN (World of Wonder Productions)

  25iest  (2010)    Co-Executive Producer


LOGO / VH1 (World of Wonder Productions)

   Ru Paul’s Drag Race (2010)    Consulting Producer


HISTORY CHANNEL (Flight 33 Productions)

  Life After People (2010)    Writer / Director


COMEDY CENTRAL (Gay Rosenthal Productions)

  The Hot List  (2009)    Writer / Producer


PLANET GREEN (with Participant Media)

   Toxic Avengers (Pilot - 2009)    Executive Producer / Creator


LOGO / VH1 (World of Wonder Productions)

   Ru Paul’s Drag Race (2009)    Story Producer


TLC (World of Wonder Productions)

   Heli-loggers (2009)    Story Producer


OXYGEN (World of Wonder Productions)

   25iest (2009)    Writer


TNT  (Gay Rosenthal Productions)

   Behind the Drama (2008 - Pilot)    Producer/Writer


FEATURE DOCUMENTARY

   The British Contribution to Hollywood (2008)    Supervising Producer/Writer


STYLE NETWORK

   Clean House (2008)    Story Producer


FEATURE DOCUMENTARY

   Edie: Girl on Fire (2008)    Writer


FEATURE

   Hubble (2008) Screenwriter


FEATURE

   Madame Blavatsky (2007)    Screenwriter


TVLAND  (Gay Rosenthal Productions)

   Myths and Legends (2007)    Producer/Writer


TVLAND  (Gay Rosenthal Productions)

   50 Greatest TV Icons (2007)    Producer/Writer


AMC  (World of Wonder Productions)

   Movies That Shook the World (2005/6)

   13 Half-hour Programs    Series Supervising Producer/Writer


BRAVO   (World of Wonder Productions)

   The Christmas Special Christmas Special (2004)    Producer/Director/Writer


SPIKE   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Things To Do When You’re Dead (2004 – Pilot)    Producer/Director/Writer


VH1   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Supersecret Movie Rules (2003/4)

   7 One-hour Programs    Series Supervising Producer/Writer


BRAVO   (World of Wonder Productions)

   The Reality of Reality:

   5 One-hour programs (2003)    Series Supervising Producer/Writer


SHOWTIME   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Dark Roots: The Unauthorized Anna Nicole (2002/3)    Producer/Director/Writer


HBO   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Hidden Fuhrer: Debating the Enigma

   of Hitler’s Sexuality  (2003/4)    Producer/Director/Writer


AMC   (World of Wonder Productions)

  Out of the Closet/Off The Screen:

   The William Haines Story (2002)    Writer


HBO   (World of Wonder Productions)

  Monica Lewinsky in Black and White (2001) Co-Producer


VH1   (World of Wonder Productions)

  100 Greatest Dance Songs

   5 One-Hour Programs (2000)    Series Supervising Producer/Writer


AMC   (World of Wonder Productions)

  Hollywood Fashion Machine Special Edition:

   The Costume Designer (2000)    Producer/Writer


AMC   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Hollywood Fashion Machine (1999-2000)

   18 Half-hour Programs    Series Supervising Producer/Writer


HBO   (World of Wonder Productions)

   The Eyes of Tammy Faye (1999)    Associate Producer


VH1   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Vinyl Justice (1998)                                                               

   10 Half-Hour Programs    Series Supervising Producer


CINEMAX   (World of Wonder Productions)

   Party Monster – The Documentary (1997-8)    Associate Producer






BOOKS

Sexual Ecology: AIDS and the

Destiny of Gay Men   (Penguin-1997)    Author


Keep On Dancin’: My Life

And the Paradise Garage (2000)    Co-Author


JOURNALISM

The Advocate (1997-2004)    Columnist


New York Newsday (1993-1995)    Op-ed Columnist


OutWeek Magazine (1989-1991)    Founder/Editor-in-Chief


The Huffington Post / The New York Times /

The Los Angeles Times / Newsday / The Nation /

The Village Voice / Out Magazine /

The New Scientist/ etc.      Contributor


EDUCATION

Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois

Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota

Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

B.A. in History, minor in Music


AWARDS


Emmy Nominee - Best Documentary (2012)


GLAAD Award Nominee - Best Documentary (2012)


Alumnus of the Year (2001) Knox College


Pulitzer Prize nominee for Sexual Ecology (1997)


GLAAD Award: Outstanding Journalist of the Year (1995)