ZETNA FUENTES is a television and theatre director. She will next be directing “The Deuce,” for HBO. Her recent credits include “Ray Donovan,” “The Chi,” “Jessica Jones,” “This is Us,” “Bosch,” “Snowfall,” and “Queen of the South,” and multiple episodes of “Shameless,” “Longmire,” “How to Get Away with Murder,” “Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Jane the Virgin,” “iZombie,” “Forever,” “Pretty Little Liars,” “Switched at Birth,” and “The Fosters.” Zetna’s episode of “Scandal,” Dog-Whistle Politics, was ranked #3 on Time Magazine’s Top 10 TV Episodes of 2015.
Zetna completed the Disney/ABC DGA Directing Program as well as the CBS Directing Initiative and previously directed on the daytime dramas, “Guiding Light” and “One Life To Live,” for which she was nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards.
Zetna began her directing career in New York theatre working on numerous critically acclaimed Off-Broadway productions. Her theatre credits include directing Safe by Ron Fitzgerald (“United States of Tara” and “Friday Night Lights”) and co-directing Francine Volpe’s The Given and Late Fragment with Michael Imperioli, all at Studio Dante.
Zetna was recently elected to the National Board of the Directors Guild of America and serves as an Alternate on the Western Directors Council. She was born and raised in the Bronx and was the recipient of the 2006 Groundbreaking Latina in the Arts Award from Catalina Magazine and the National Association of Latina Leaders (NALL).