Diary of a Future President

Outstanding Comedy Series


Told from the narration of her diary, “Diary of a Future President” follows Elena, a Cuban- American 12-year-old girl as she navigates the ups and downs of middle school and begins her journey to become the future president of the United States.

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Comedy Series

Executive Producers: Robin Shorr. Gina Rodriguez, Ilana Peña, Lewis Abel, Brad Silberling, Emily Gipson



– The Hollywood Reporter

Tess Romero

as Elena Cañero-Reed

Charles Bushnell

as Bobby Cañero-Reed

Selenis Leyva

as Gabi Cañero-Reed

Michael Weaver

as Sam

Gina Rodriguez

as Future Elena


S1 E1 | “Hello World”

Elena battles a series of curve balls at school, as she forgets to do a homework assignment for the first time ever and struggles with whether or not to keep a secret about her former best friend. Meanwhile her mom, Gabi, has a hard time telling her new boyfriend, Sam.



S1 E2 | “The New Deal”

After learning Gabi has a new boyfriend, Elena worries about maintaining her role in the family. Bobby meets his match on the tennis court, and Sam helps Gabi deal with the loss of her favorite sandwich when it’s abruptly taken off the lunch menu.