Ariel Heller is a jack of all trades, Master of Fine Arts from the University of Southern California. He studied musical theater at Emerson College in Boston before performing in Blue Man Group and War Horse on Broadway. In 2014, Ariel relocated from New York to Los Angeles to earn his graduate degree in filmmaking. Ariel's thesis film, Mammoth, was a winner in the 44th Annual Student Academy Awards. Additionally, he directed James Franco in The Mad Whale and produced a branded content short film for Mountain Dew + The NBA which was released in conjunction with the NBA Finals.
In his spare time Ariel writes and performs comedy at The Groundlings theater in West Hollywood. He lives in Silverlake with his fiancée and their adorable dog, Milly.