Pernell is an emerging production designer and art director who has worked in the film industry since 2012, beginning her career within the production and assistant directing departments. She has worked on films, television series and commercials in Australia and the United Kingdom. In 2019, Pernell graduated with a Master of Production Design for Screen from the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA).
She has designed and directed numerous music videos and in 2018 received a Queensland Music Award (QMA) for her work on the WAAX music video for ‘Same Same’. In 2019 Pernell was nominated for ‘Best Production Design’ for her work on Sahara Beck’s music video for the track ‘Here We Go Again’ at both Sydney’s ‘Clipped’ music video festival and the ‘OzSnax Awards’.