Meet Danielle Earle, Filmmaker Extraordinaire. She is the owner of her own production company PL Entertainment, LLC and is the Producer, Director and Writer of the LA Award Winning Series “Brooklyn Is In Love”. See links to many of her productions at the end of this article.
Name: Danielle Earle
Where do you live? Oakland, NJ
How do you identify? Feminist, LGBTQ Activist, Filmmaker
What has been your biggest struggle? My biggest struggle is moving out of NJ.
What do you consider your greatest achievement? My greatest achievement was joining the Writers Guild of America East
What would you say to someone considering coming out of the closet? I would say go for it, because being true to yourself is very important. It is the moment when you are finally free to speak your mind. You’ll automatically have a sense of peace.
What are your hobbies? I’m a gym addict. I love going to the gym just to relieve stress. Writing is my greatest therapy. I can literally sit in a coffee shop and write for hours. Listening Ron music, particularly 80s, and 90s soft rock is my favorite. Anything Annie Lenox, Diane Krall, Natalie Merchant, Tracy Chapman, or Fiona Apple.
What color of the rainbow are you? Blue
What is your favorite TV show or movie? My favorite show and sadly it’s been cancelled for many years was The X Files. BIG BIG X Files Fan. Gillian Anderson (swoon). Love her. My favorite TV Series currently is, “The Affair,” on Showtime.
Who is your favorite superhero? Wonder Woman.
What do you do for work? I’m an Art Teacher by day and own a Film production company called PL Entertainment LLC. I’m also a proud member of the WGAE.
Do you own a business? Yes, PL Entertainment LLC.
What is your relationship status? Single and lovin it.
What are your pet peeves? Bugs. I hate bugs. I’m not a fan.
What is your favorite thing about you? My imagination. I have the Ally McBeal syndrome where I can daydream while talking to someone with my eyes open. It’s weird. I know.
Who has been the most influential person in your life? My Grandmother and Gillian Anderson.
What advice would you give to your LGBT family? The best advice I would give if I had a family, I would continue to love my children unconditionally and always encourage them to reach for the stars.
What is your biggest strength? Writing
What is your biggest weakness? Being too kind to people. Sometimes that is shown as a weakness. I have a big heart.
Do you have pets? 1 dog, Jack.
What is your favorite book? Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolfe
Do you have any phobias? Bugs
Who was your first crush? Gillian Anderson
What is your happiest memory? My 30th birthday in NYC. Best day of my life.
If you had 24 hrs to live, what would you do? I would would travel to San Francisco, CA, and party all night with my friends.