Pavan Moondi

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Pavan Moondi


Profile Details

  • Country:   Canada and United States
  • Province/State:   California and Ontario
  • City:   Toronto / Los Angeles
  • How do you Identify?:   Indian-Canadian / South Asian Male
  • Experience Level:   Mid-Career
  • Field of Work:   Fiction/Scripted, Comedy Series, Drama Series, Kids, Animation, Narrative Film, and Commercials
  • Union:   DGC and WGC
  • Rep:   Dino Carlaftes at Kaplan-Stahler
  • Interested In:   TV Writing Room, Directing TV For Hire, and Developing my own Film/TV/Digital Material
  • Recent Credits:   Schitt's Creek, Sundowners, Diamond Tongues
  • Favourite TV Shows:   Currently: Baskets, I Think You Should Leave, Succession, Detroiters, Better Things, The Other Two, Fleabag, The Good Place, GLOW, Russian Doll, I May Destroy You
  • Authorized to work in the USA?:   Yes
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Pavan Moondi has written and directed three critically-acclaimed feature films: EVERYDAY IS LIKE SUNDAY (2013), DIAMOND TONGUES (2015), and SUNDOWNERS (2017). The latter of which co-stars comedian Tim Heidecker and is currently streaming on Amazon Prime in the US/UK and CBC Gem in Canada.

His previous film, DIAMOND TONGUES, premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival and garnered a Canadian Screen Award nomination for its first-time actress star. It is also available streaming on Amazon Prime in the US/UK.

Pavan has also worked in television: in 2016 he directed all 8 episodes of a CBC TV single camera sitcom, FOUR IN THE MORNING; and worked in the writers’ room on the Emmy-nominated 5th season of the hit CBC/PopTV series, SCHITT’S CREEK.

He is currently developing a series with comedian Pete Holmes (HBO’s CRASHING, YOU MADE IT WEIRD).


Hi! I’m currently focused on developing a few feature projects I’ve written but am hoping to continue writing and directing in television.