Bernie Su

Bernie Su

Bernie Su is a two-time Primetime Emmy Award-winning writer, director, and multi-platform storyteller. His first came in 2013 when he co-created “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries,” an interactive adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, which earned the first Primetime Emmy Award for a YouTube distributed series. In 2015 he won his second Emmy with the multi-platform series “Emma Approved,” a five-platform adaptation of another classic Austen novel Emma. Most recently he co-founded Canvas Media Studios, creating and directing its first project “Vanity,” StyleHaul’s first original online series, with Maybelline New York attached as the exclusive sponsor for its centennial celebration, and starring Denise Richards and Karrueche Tran. In 2014 he was named Creator of the Year by VideoInk News, when he executive produced “Emma Approved” and the gender-bending science drama “Frankenstein, MD” for PBS Digital Studios, and published “The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet” with Simon & Schust