Lesley Chilcott


    Lesley Chilcott is an award-winning filmmaker and documentarian. She was a producer of Waiting for Superman and the Academy Award-winning documentary, An Inconvenient Truth. Her short film, Code Stars garnered over 20 million online views and led to her acclaimed feature film, Code Girls. Her documentary, Watson, premiered at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. Donning both the director and executive producer roles, Lesley’s critically acclaimed docuseries Helter Skelter: An American Myth premiered on EPIX in 2020, and explored the mythology behind the infamous Manson murders. Most recently, Lesley directed the debut film of TNT’s “The Arena” in partnership with The Bleacher Report, in which the most prolific voices in sports discuss current events and its impact on the future of the NBA.
    Lesley’s most recent advertising projects include directing spots for AdventHealth, Holland America, Apple, Dove Chocolate, AT&T, Ford and a three-spot campaign for Gatorade featuring Serena Williams and Usain Bolt.