Bobby Miller is a writer/director/actor/cartoonist.
He’s a 2009 graduate of Columbia University’s MFA Film program. His short film, TUB, world premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival and has gone on to play SXSW, Cannes, and over 50 other film festivals around the world. While at Columbia, Bobby wrote for the Onion News Network, The Huffington Post, and directed a stop motion commercial for VH1. His other short film work has been broadcast on MTV, the IFC Channel, and PBS.
From 2008-2009, Bobby wrote/directed/starred in The Best Short Films in The World for Next New Networks. The show won a Webby Award, beating out Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. His follow up, The Reel Good Show (2009-2010) also earned him a Webby Award the following year. During that time, Bobby became known as a “youtube personality” (and is still listed in Wikipedia as such!) While in NYC, he also worked with Fred Seibert at Frederator Studios as manager of “Channel Frederator” where he curated animated films and wrote/directed content.
After moving to Los Angeles, Bobby wrote, directed, and acted in That Movie Show from 2010-2011. It was a 20 episode digital series for MTV Networks. He also co-wrote/directed an animated short with his fiancée Daron Nefcy as part of the feature film anthology “Holiday Road”. The film made its debut at Slamdance 2012.
In 2012, Bobby became Digital Content Manager/Producer at Rainn Wilson’s production company: SoulPancake. At SoulPancake, he wrote/directed sketch videos, ran writer’s rooms, wrote commercials, and was a consulting writer on the SoulPancake TV pilot featuring Oprah Winfrey and Rainn Wilson. He also found and helped develop “Kid President”, a video series starring Robbie Novak which went viral with over 31 million views. It all culminated with the White House, in which Barack Obama gave Kid President a tour of the oval office.
From 2013-2014, Bobby worked at BuzzFeed as a video producer, where he created/wrote/directed the “Creepy Things" series, as well as various other videos. The BuzzFeed Creepy Guy series went viral with “Things You Do Online That’d Be Creepy In Real Life" It spawned a total of 8 Creep videos that Bobby wrote/directed, which also continued the viral trend. It’s still the best performing narrative video series on BuzzFeed and features Andrew “Creepy Guy” Ilnyckyj.
Bobby is currently in production on his first feature film “The Master Cleanse”, a bizarre comedy/horror/drama and the spiritual successor to “TUB”. It stars Johnny Galecki and Anna Friel with Oliver Platt and Anjelica Huston.
He’s repped by Mike Esola & Roger Green at WME.