Tara Malone is a New York based Director, Co-Executive Producer and Photographer with over twenty years of experience in visual media. She began her career producing for the Emmy Award winning program A Baby Story and has gone on to create diverse content for Netflix, Hulu, MAX, NatGeo, OWN, A&E, Condé Nast and Investigation Discovery.
As a visual storyteller, Tara seeks out opportunities to spotlight social justice content, amplifying voices of survivors and activists. While writing and directing for the anthology series Vanity Fair Confidential, her pieces tackled issues of sexual assault, the opiod-epidemic, and sex trafficking. Tara's investigative work continued across multiple Discovery series and primetime specials, in both the field and the edit.
In 2020, Tara joined the post-production team of Netflix’s hit series Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel by veteran filmmaker Joe Berlinger. Tara assumed the role of Supervising Producer on the series, which debuted in early 2021, reaching tens of millions of households worldwide. On the heels of that success, she stepped up as series Director and Co-Executive Producer at Talos Films for a three-part investigative documentary on the "Troubled" Teen Industry, soon to premiere on MAX.
Tara has just completed her latest project, as series Director and Co-Executive Producer, for the upcoming ABC News Studios & HULU series, The Age of Influence. This six-part anthology examines the dark side of influencer culture through today’s biggest social media scandals. Stream #AgeOfInfluence June 5 on HULU.
Watch the trailer HERE.