Kat Coiro
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Kat is currently working on a short entitled "Wig Shop" starring Emily Mortimer as well as developing Victor LaValle's NYtimes bestseller "The Devil In Silver” into a series with Endomol/Shine studios. She also developed an autobiographical pilot for ABC for the 2016 television season. Kat has written and directed three theatrically released feature films, "Life Happens", "A Case Of You" and Tribeca favorite "And While We Were Here", which she shot for 150k while eight months pregnant. Kat has written and directed videos for Funny Or Die, including the viral hit "Idiots". Kat’s Webby-Award winning branded short, “Departure Date”, for Virgin Airlines, was shot in 28 hours on airplanes flying around the world and it opened the door for her to break into the notoriously male realm of commercial directing and she has directed numerous national commercial campaigns for clients including Coke's Gold Peak Tea, Sketchers and Coldwell Banker. For the last three years running Kat has also written pilots for NBC and ABC. Kat earned her BFA from CMU, studied directing at The Moscow Art Theater in Russia and attended AFI. She also launched an "Acting For The Camera Program" at her highschool alma mater, Interlochen Arts Academy. She currently lives in LA with her husband and three children.


  • And While We Were Here