Maria Bello is an internationally renowned actor, activist, author and producer. In 2015 she co-founded Ground Seven Entertainment – a production company focused on redefining normal through Film, TV and Branded Content for the global market. She has won numerous awards for her acting and was horned by Variety Magazine as one of the most powerful women in Hollywood for her activism. She is the Co-Founder of We Advance, an organization that digitally empowers and connects women throughout Haiti. She has spoken around the country on social impact investing, Haiti, women’s rights and equality, LGBT rights and human rights including venues such as The State Department and Ted Women. She has published numerous articles, including two for the New York Times. Her book Whatever…Love is Love is a New York Times bestseller. Maria is currently filming the new David E. Kelly Amazon series Goliath.