Pittsburgh native Sujata Day is a 2023 NAACP Image Award nominated director for her debut feature film, Definition Please, which she also wrote, produced, and stars in. Definition Please was acquired by Ava DuVernay's Array and is now streaming on Netflix. Sujata is known for her starring role as CeCe in Issa Rae’s The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl. She's recurred for four seasons on HBO's Insecure. She honed her improv comedy skills at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and regularly performs in UCB's hit Asian AF show. Sujata is a Sundance Lab fellow, HBO Visionaries Ambassador, and Ryan Murphy Half Initiative alum. She directs This Is My Story, a series in which beloved storyteller LeVar Burton narrates real life personal experiences of everyday racism. Sujata has created and developed projects with 20th, UCP, Lionsgate, eOne, WBD, MACRO, Hoorae, Get Lifted, and JuVee. Sujata is currently developing and writing a new installment of Universal's popular comedy film franchise, American Pie, based on her original pitch. On the unscripted side, Sujata stars in the recently released Dungeons & Dragons culinary Amazon Freevee series Heroes’ Feast.
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