Danny Turkiewicz was born in Long Island, New York in 1994. He graduated Emerson College in 2016 where he studied film directing. He currently lives in LA where he works as a freelance writer and director.
Danny wrote and directed the short film, I Am Michael Jordane (2015). The film went on to win the audience choice award at the Ivy Film Festival, the biggest student run film festival in the world. It also won best comedy at the Harvard Film Festival and was an official selection at the Las Vegas International Film Festival and The National Film Festival For Talent Youth (NFFTY).
Evil Woman, a dark comedy short film Danny wrote and directed premiered at the LA Shorts International Film Festival. It went on to receive numerous awards at festivals around the world including Toronto International Short Film Festival and LA Comedy Festival.
The Moon, a political satire short film, premiered at the LA Shorts International Film Festival 2019.
Danny is currently developing his latest short film, Blue Creek Mountain, into a feature film.