After completing a BA in Politics and Philosophy in UCD, Nell went on to study for her MA in Film and TV studies in DCU. Working within the music industry & the arthouse cinema world for a number of years, Nell joined Element Pictures in 2008 and since then has been responsible for the management and development of all publicity strategies for the company both in Ireland and the UK.  Overseeing the publicity campaigns for all theatrical releases including HIS & HERS , THE GUARD, FRANK & PILGRIM HILL.  Nell also hands the publicity strategy in Ireland for all STUDIOCANAL titles, including ’71, UNDER THE SKIN and PADDINGTON