Karl Zwicky is a producer and director whose most recent credits include producing popular Seven drama The Secret Daughter, and Janet King for the ABC. He directed The Doctor Blake Mysteries (ABC), House Husbands (Nine), and Fat Tony & Co (Nine). He is currently producing upcoming series Underbelly Files: Chopper for Screentime.
Karl’s other directing credits include Underbelly: Squizzy and award-winning series McLeod’s Daughters; as well as US productions Farscape, The Lost World, Beastmaster and Sinbad and the Minotaur. He created and directed The Miraculous Mellops I & II (44 episodes for Network 10), and directed the mini-series The Cut for ABC television as well as episodes of Sam Fox: Extreme Adventures, City Homicide, Police Rescue, Flying Doctors, K9, Heartbreak High, and Tricky Business for Screentime/Nine Network.
He was series executive producer and supervising producer on McLeod’s Daughters (Millennium/Nine Network) and series producer on Crownies (Screentime/ABC). He produced A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne (Screentime/Ten Network) and was series producer of Janet King (Screentime/ABC). Karl’s diverse directing credits traverse adult and children’s drama, live action and animated feature films. His feature Paws starred Billy Connolly (a UK theatrical success), and Vicious (which he co-wrote) was invited to ‘Un Certain Regard’ at the Cannes Film Festival.