Joe Donatelli

News 5 Cleveland

Digital Director

Birthplace: Mayfield Heights, Ohio

Education: Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism

Current Position/Job Duties: Digital Director

Previous Work Experience: Los Angeles magazine, Playboy, Scripps-Howard News Service

Joined News 5: December of 2017


Twitter: @joedonatelli


Favorite Sports Teams: Ride or die with the Indians, Browns and Cavs (mostly die)

Favorite Music: Wilco

Favorite Movie: The Quiet Man

Favorite Program: The Simpsons (1988-2001)

Favorite Book: The Watchmen

Favorite Food: Wings, Chinese, Thai, Indian, Italian, pretty much any buffet, I can go on...

Hobbies & Interests: Making hot sauce

Hidden Talent: Improv

Something most people don't know about me: I used to write for a cartoon produced by the voice of Bart Simpson, Nancy Cartwright. Unfortunately, that cartoon was not "The Simpsons."

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