Dani Barker is a writer, actress and producer from British Columbia, Canada. She spent four years in New York after selling an original episodic series to TBS where she played the lead and worked as a consulting producer. Dani worked directly with NorthSouth Productions. This series was originally acquired from VH1 with a pilot starring Dani and four Canadian friends based off her popular web series Starvival.
Starvival earned a lot of attention and became popular on Youtube in 2014 after garnering millions of views landing Dani on the front page of Entertainment in the Toronto Star and featuring her on websites like BlogTO, Seriesandtv.com and Tubefilter.
Simultaneously, Dani developed and sold a second series called Squirm to Canada’s LGBTQ+ network, OUTtv.
Currently, she is working on the sequel script to her feature thriller film, Follow Her. Follow Her is directed by Sylvia Caminer, now in post production and set to release end of 2020. This will be the first of many upcoming films.