Kate Herron

www.kateherron.com | @iamkateherron IMDB

Agent: Rob Kraitt at Casarotto -  +44 (0)20 7287 4450, rob@casarotto.co.uk

FIVE BY FIVE (2017) - BBC Drama and Green Door Pictures - TV 

A series of five shorts following five characters for BBC Three, exec-produced and starring Idris Elba. Also starred BAFTA-winner Georgina Campbell and Ruth Madeley (BAFTA-nominee). Kate directed every episode. 

·   Sunday Times Pick of the Week. Kate was featured on the BBC Hot New Talent List, Forbes Under 30 and as a Broadcast Hot Shot for her work on the series. 

 

TWIN THING (2017) - Sky Comedy & Merman - TV

Made as part of Sky's Halloween Shorts with Sharon Horgan's production company Merman (Catastrophe), written by and starring Andi Osho (Funny Women Winner 2007). 

· Aired on Sky Arts in Oct 2017 and available on OnDemand. 

 

GREY DOGS (2017) - Sky Comedy, Channel X, George & George - TV

Made as part of Sky's Summer Shorts, written by and starring Ellie White (The Windsors) and BAFTA-nominated comedian Vicki Pepperdine (Getting On). Produced by Adam Tandy (The Thick of It).

 · Featured by RadioTimes in "Best TV to watch Tonight" when it aired on Sky Arts in July 2017. Available now on OnDemand. 

 

SISTER CAMP (in development) - Shiny Button - TV 

Comedy set at a summer camp in development with comedian Tom Davis' production company Shiny Button (Murder in Successville, BBC). Kate is attached as a Writer and Director. 

 

MISS UNIVERSE (in development) - Shadowhouse Films - Feature Film 

Dark Kitschy comedy-horror about a beauty pageant under alien attack.

·  Developed to the final round of Film London's Microwave in partnership with BBC Films and the BFI. 

 

SMEAR (2017)- Shadowhouse Films - Short 

Comedy body-horror exploring smear-test anxiety about a woman with a monster in her vagina. Starring Sophia Di Martino (Flowers, C4), Isabella Laughland (Harry Potter) and Nick Mohammed (Mr Swallow). 

·   Described as "One of the best short films at the 61st London Film Festival" by FlickeringMyth and "One of the best shorts at Frightfest" by LoveHorror. 

 

FAN GIRL (2016) - Short 

Comedy about a group of super fans who break into the house of a faded 90s pop star. Starring Steve Oram (Sightseers). Written by Screen International Stars & Broadcast Hotshots Henrietta & Jessica Ashworth. 

·   Nominated for the Grand Prix Prize at Encounters. Screening at the BFI in 2018 as part of their Girlfriends season. 

 

REST STOP (2015) - Short 

Comedy about a Canadian backpacker who meets a man in a British man in a service station...claiming to know her. Made on the LOCO London Comedy Film Festival with Sky Comedy mentor project. 

·   Nominated for Oscar-qualifying Grand Prize and Winner of the Grand Prize for Best Comedy at 2015 Flickers: Rhode Island Film Festival. Vimeo StaffPick.  Currently screening on Comedy Central. 

 

VALENTINE (2014) - Short 

Comedy short about two morons on Valentine's Day. Written with and stars comedy troupe Birthday Girls.

·   Festival screenings inc. Palm Springs ShortsFest, Flickerfest & London Short Film Festival. Nominated for Best Comedy at Aesthetica. Currently screening on Comedy Central.