Based in Los Angeles, Kjersti Flaa is an award winning journalist and multimedia producer covering entertainment and lifestyle for major European outlets.
Originally from Norway, Flaa has been the principal celebrity interviewer on the biggest entertainment show (TV2) in Norway since 2007. She writes articles for all the major newspapers and magazines in Norway (VG, Dagbladet, DN, D2 and KK). Other broadcasters include NRK in Norway, and Entertainment Tonight (MBC Arabic). She conducts interviews for ELLE International (published in 45 countries) both for print and for multimedia concepts. Flaa served as the Hollywood correspondent for SBS, Shownieuws (Holland) from 2011-2106. Her YouTube channel Flaawsome Talk has over 80 million views.
Flaa also worked on branded content concepts with CNN’s Courageous Studio and Warner Brothers. She recently worked with Christian Dior for their TikTok campaign with Cara Delevingne.
Flaa serves as the moderator for NOW – Nordic Oscar Weekend – an annual three-day seminar for industry professionals in Scandinavia and Hollywood. She has appeared as an industry expert in 11 documentaries on Kabel Eins in Germany – and as a celebrity insider on German broadcasters, Pro Sieben and ZDF.
Flaa is the Founder and Creative Director of Content Now, a production company based in LA. She produced 130 episodes of the short form entertainment series Hollywood Stories for Scandinavia’s biggest streaming network VIAPLAY in 2018. The show was sold to over 40 countries.
AWARDS: Won the 62nd annual SoCal Journalism Awards in 2020 for Best Entertainment Feature (TV interview with Diane Keaton). First runner up at the SoCal Journalism Awards in 2019 (Print interview with Jane Fonda) Second runner up at the 12th National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards in 2019 (TV interview with Henry Winkler)
MEMBER OF: Critics Choice Association, Motion Picture Association, LA Press Club.