Danielle Nicki was born in Italy to military parents. She and her family moved to the States when she was four after living in Naples, Rome, and Scotland. She was raised in San Diego, CA and went to college
in Los Angeles. Danielle has focused on the craft of screenwriting for nearly a decade and enjoys creating flawed woman of color protagonists with interesting and diverse life experiences not often seen on screen.
Danielle is a Nicholl Fellowship quarterfinalist, an Austin Film Festival and Cannes Film Festival Finalist, and was recently named one of International Screenwriters Association’s Top 25 Writers to Watch in 2021.
Danielle has been married for 18 years and has three teenagers and a Chihuahua named Bruce Wayne who provide her with endless inspiration and material.