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Associated Film:
Breaking the News

Chelsea Hernandez


Co-Director, Breaking the News

Chelsea is an Emmy®-nominated Mexican-American director and producer based in Texas. Named DOC NYC’s 2021 40 Under 40 Class, her feature documentary Building the American Dream, premiered at SXSW 2019 and won a Silver Telly Award for Social Impact. Chelsea’s producing work spans over 10 years in television and film including United Tacos of America (El Rey Network series); and That Animal Rescue Show (CBS All-Access). Breaking the News, a co-production with ITVS is her second feature documentary. She is a member of the Documentary Producers Alliance and Brown Girls Doc Mafia.