Miles Beckett

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Miles Beckett
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Role: Creator, executive producer
LG15: The Resistance: executive producer
N1ckola: producer
Portrays Watcher (cameo)
Background information
Age 37
Birthday February 15, 1978
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Miles Beckett filmography
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Videos directed by Miles Beckett
Videos with Miles Beckett as head writer
Vidplays written by Miles Beckett
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Videos filmed by Miles Beckett

Miles Zajaczkowski Beckett is the Co-Founder and CEO of EQAL, as well as one of the four original Creators of lonelygirl15.

Miles received a B.A. in Neuroscience from UC Berkeley, and while at the school, he spent a year (1998-1999) working as the design editor and writer at the Heuristic Squelch [1], "UC Berkeley's only intentionally funny publication." He went on to earn an M.D. from UC San Diego and was working at a Plastic Surgery Internship from Loma Linda University Medical Center when he decided to leave.

After considering work as a consultant to transition out of medicine, Beckett instead decided to produce internet videos. He created a video podcasting company called SHOUTBOY, which produced the internet mini-series "West Wingers," spoofing White House press conferences. He was also the writer, director, and producer of "Star Wards," a medical spoof comedy.

The idea of creating the Lonelygirl15 saga was Beckett's. Beckett spent a lot of time on YouTube and noticed that the most popular original content was video bloggers. Beckett imagined creating a story around a video blogger where people would be uncertain about whether he/she was real or fake. He met Mesh Flinders at a karaoke-bar birthday party in April 2006. Flinders had been working on a character, a shy but precocious home schooled teenage girl, who would eventually become Bree. When the two met, they decided to collaborate on the project together. Flinders has since credited Miles as the driving force behind the success of Lonelygirl15.

Miles says that he's inspired by creativity, the passion of Lonelygirl15 fans, people who continue to fight against great adversity, and closing plot holes. If he were not running EQAL, he says he would like to be a professional surfer. Miles has a love for the ocean, and threatens to sail around the world some day, but secretly figures it might be "better in theory."

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lonelygirl15 Cast & Crew
Main Cast Jessica Lee Rose · Yousef Abu-Taleb · Jackson Davis · Alexandra Dreyfus · Becki Kregoski · Katherine Pawlak · Melanie Merkosky · Crystal Young
Supporting Cast Jessi Williams · Jackie Jandrell · Alli Danziger · Bitsie Tulloch · Craig Coyne · Raegan Payne · Shannon Solomon · Maxwell Glick · Peter James · Tammy Klein · Carly Jones · Joe Rubin · Shelby Kocee · Sean Vincent Biggins · Melissa Kite · Jos Viramontes
Creators Miles Beckett · Mesh Flinders · Greg Goodfried · Amanda Goodfried
Crew Glenn Rubenstein · Yumiko Aoyagi · Gregg Moscot · Mari Devincenzi · Jenni Powell · Ian Schwartz · Tom Pettit · Blair Singer · Jim Campolongo · Ross Berger · Jake Coburn · Dwayne Smith · Vanessa Roveto · Mary Feuer · Jonathan Robert Kaplan · Jan Libby · Ben Kruger · Marcello Daciano · Jennifer Roth · Kevin Schlanser · Justin Thompson · Brad Haley · Matt Vanselow · Colin Hargraves · Seth Jacobs · Darren Boling · Joshua Hale Fialkov · Grant Steinfeld · Todd Janiak · Broken Kid · ElizKM86
Other Cast Eddie Asher · Katharine McPhee · Kenneth Goodfried · Frank Zajaczkowski · Something For Rockets · Jerry Wright · Kira Lobenstein · Greg Gallows · Daniel Weiss · Emily Evergreen · Jennifer Thompson · Other Cameos
KateModern Cast & Crew
Main Cast Alexandra Weaver · Tara Rushton · Ralf Little · Jai Rajani · Giles Alderson · Lucinda Rhodes Flaherty · Sam Donovan · Emma Pollard
Supporting Cast Pippa Duffy · Liam Reilly · Gene Foad · Valerie Cutko · Matthew Gammie · T'Nia Miller · Mike GLC · Phil Whelans · Ronan Summers
Creators Miles Beckett · Greg Goodfried
Crew Joanna Shields · Amanda Goodfried · Kelly Brett · Cristy Coors Beasley · Pete Gibbons · Louis Figgis · Claire Finbow · Elisabeth Pinto · Jonathan Almond · Amy Barnes · Lucy Chilton · Meryl Iona Edwards · Gavin Rowe · Luke Taylor · Yusuf Pirhasan · Sam Rowland · John Palmer · Zan Barberton · Matthew Hart · Luke Hyams · Tom Wright · Hazel Grian · Neil Mossey · Lawrence Tallis · Ricky Martin
Cameos Jamie Bell · The Days · Sister Mary And The Choirboys · Nick Grimshaw · Scouting for Girls · Other Cameos
LG15: The Resistance Cast & Crew
Main Cast Jackson Davis · Alexandra Dreyfus · Marnette Patterson · Brett Ryback
Supporting Cast Bill Oberst Jr. · Reed Windle · Yousef Abu-Taleb · Ashlyn Selich · Amanda Goodfried
Crew Miles Beckett · Greg Goodfried · Amanda Goodfried · Joshua Hale Fialkov · James R. Sterling · Lynn Kramer · Yusuf Pirhasan · Jim Campolongo · Sara Clarkin · Ram Paul Silbey · Lisa Andoh · Andie Verbance · Andrea Aguilar · Travis Prow · Logan Rapp · Bobby Pollier · Beth Dubber · Doug Landers · Axel Bierstedt · Kevin Schlanser · Christopher Ryder · Jerry Pyle · James Renfroe · Casey Klebba · Mallory Whitelaw · Cyril Florita · Seth Jacobs
Cameos Killola · Mitchell Wright · Keri O'Brien · Other Cameos
N1ckola Cast & Crew
Main Cast Ania Narloch · Paweł Parczewski · Marzena Kopczyńska · Bartek Picher · Konrad Marszałek · Julia Trębacz · Jakub Krawczyk · Anna Kordus
Supporting Cast Mateusz Mikołajczyk · Ewa Kania · Ernest Nita · Iwona Karlicka · Sean Morgan · Ania Kieca · Monika Mazur · Mariusz Luszowski · Artur Krajewski · Małgorzata Maślanka-Krajewska · Monika Badura · Jacek Grondowy
Crew Miles Beckett · Greg Goodfried · Amanda Goodfried · Kamil Przełęcki · James R. Sterling · Marcin Męczkowski · Jakub Kossakowski · Maura Ładosz · Zdzisław Miśkiewicz · Andrzej Staszczyk
Other Actors Andrzej Niemirski · Cameo Appearances
The Hunt For Bree
Early Cast and Crew Yousef Abu-Taleb · Miles Beckett · Mesh Flinders · Greg Goodfried · Amanda Goodfried · Jessica Lee Rose
Associated Peoples Jon Fine · Brian Flemming · Kenneth Goodfried · Lisa Goodfried · Virginia Heffernan · Richard Rushfield · Grant Steinfeld
The Fans Flwright · Gohepcat · HyeMew · Jessica · Shaina Wedmedyk · SharpDressedMan · t · Terryfic