Monella has worked in media and entertainment since the mid 90s. A Journalist for German TV and Print media, she moved to Los Angeles in and graduated in 2003 with her third Masters degree from UCLA’s Producers Program. After graduation she joined Nu Image/Millennium Films and co-produced four feature film projects: Fire, Tornado, Snake Man and Edison Force (Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Justin Timberlake, LL Cool J).
In the following decade, she continued working in the Entertainment industry as a Business Development Executive for various companies including Kentauros Studios and Icon Distribution and returned to Nu Image/ Millennium Films in 2010 as an executive in charge of Business Development Monella founded eMotion Entertainment to develop and produce projects with both commercial appeal and artistic depth. Projects in active development include Cloak & Dagger and Operation Kathleen.