Institute Speaker/Panelist Bio

Michela Luci

Actress & Singer

Michela Luci is a 13-year-old Canadian actress and singer. She is the winner of the 2019 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children’s, Family Viewing or Special Class Program for her starring role as “Dana” in Dino Dana on TVO Kids and Amazon Prime Video. Michela has been nominated twice for a Canadian Screen Award (2019, 2018) and was nominated for her first Daytime Emmy in 2018.

Michela first gained recognition as a judge on YTV’s Cook’d and went on to book the recurring role of Agent Orchid on the Emmy award-winning TVOKids and PBS hit series Odd Squad. She is the title voice of True in Netflix animated series True and the Rainbow Kingdom. Michela also voices the role Princess Flug in TVOKids and Nick Jr. animated series Abby Hatcher. Michela is a member of Toronto-based indie girl group GFORCE who went viral and have gained over 11 million views on YouTube after making it all the way to the quarter-finals on America’s Got Talent in current season 14 appear on Season 14 of America’s Got Talent.