Manager, Development

Michael Avila is Manager of Development at Magical Elves. Prior to Magical Elves, he worked in unscripted development at Machete Productions and spent 4 years working on the current and development teams at E! and Bravo. Across his career he's contributed to hit series such as Top Chef, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, New York City & Orange County, Botched, and Vanderpump Rules. During his time at E! he developed various docu-series and formats in the pop culture space. 


Michael is originally from Northern California and graduated with a B.A. from UCLA and an M.A. from NYU.