Karl ZwickyDirector | Producer

Karl Zwicky is a producer and director whose credits include producing popular Seven drama The Secret Daughter, Screentime drama Underbelly Files: Chopper and Janet King for the ABC. He directed The Doctor Blake Mysteries, House Husbands, Home and Away and Fat Tony & Co. Recently, Karl directed ten episodes of the 2020 drama series The Heights.

Karl is currently producing Troppo for Beyond Entertainment/ EQ Media and the ABC, slated for release in 2022. He is also the creator and Producer of Blood In The Sky, a mini-series in development with Beyond Entertainment and supported by Screen Australia.

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, and directed miniseries The Cut for ABC, as well as episodes of Sam Fox: Extreme Adventures, City Homicide, Police Rescue, Flying Doctors, K9, Heartbreak High, and Tricky Business.

He was series executive producer and supervising producer on McLeod’s Daughters and series producer on Crownies. He produced A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne and was series producer of Janet King. Karl’s diverse directing credits traverse adult and children’s drama, live action and animated feature films. His feature Paws starred Billy Connolly, becoming a UK theatrical success. Vicious, which he co-wrote, was invited to ‘Un Certain Regard’ at the Cannes Film Festival.

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