Institute Speaker/Panelist Bio

Nichelle Tramble Spellman

Showrunner/Executive Producer

Nichelle Tramble Spellman is Showrunner/ Executive Producer of the Apple drama series, Truth Be Told, starring Octavia Spencer. Truth Be Told debuted on the Apple TV+ platform on December 6, 2019. Nichelle won a NAACP Image Award for Best Writing in a Dramatic Series for the pilot episode of Truth Be Told called “Monster.” Previous to that she spent three seasons on the critically-acclaimed CBS drama The Good Wife, FX’s Justified, and she recently served as a Consulting Producer on Snowfall Season Four. Nichelle is also the author of the novels The Dying Ground and The Last King published by Random House/Ballantine.

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