Lesley Demetriades is an award-winning film and television Director, Producer, and Writer. She was born in Athens, Greece and grew up in Florida. She graduated from Florida State University and lives in Los Angeles.
Lesley co-created and directed the 2019 Fan Favorite and Christopher Award winning TWO TURTLE DOVES for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, as well as directed A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION for Hallmark Channel. Her independent feature film, WOMEN & SOMETIMES MEN is available on APPLE TV, PRIME, and HULU. Her independent feature documentary, OBSCENE BEAUTY, is available on APPLE TV & PRIME. She also directed Season 2 of "Tackle My Ride" for the NFL Network.
Lesley’s films have been official selections of the Chelsea Film Festival, New York State Film Festival, Portland Film Festival, Los Angeles Women's Film Festival, Studio City Film Festival, Women in Film and Arts Festival, LA Shorts Awards, and the California Women's Film Festival, to name a few. A partial list of producing credits include: "Love Takes Flight" for Hallmark, "The Last Ninja" for the Discovery Channel, "Tiny House Nation” for the FYI Network, “Home Made Simple” for the OWN Network, “Fish Tank Kings” for NatGeoWILD, “Health Inspectors” for The Food Network, “Trucking Hell” For NatGeoUK, “Chasing Maria Menounos” for Oxygen, “Keeping Score", "Hella Gay" and "Lady Bits" for Fullscreen Media.
Lesley is a member of the DGA, PGA, SAG-AFTRA, Film Independent, and Alliance of Women Directors.