Kate DennisDirector | Executive Producer

Kate Dennis has set-up seven television dramas in the US, UK and Australia including HBO’s Run (starring Domhnall Gleeson, Merritt Wever and Phoebe Waller-Bridge); CBS’s Tommy (with Edie Falco); NBC’s New Amsterdam (5 seasons); Network Ten’s Secrets & Lies (which spawned a US remake on ABC); Offspring; Party Tricks, and BBC1’s Rescue Me. Offspring ran for seven seasons, garnering over 40 awards and nominations.

Kate’s episodic work in the US traverses comedy and drama and includes: The Handmaid’s Tale; GLOW; The Tick; Heathers; Strange Angel; Krypton; Damnation; I’m Dying Up Here; The Mindy Project; Preacher; Turn: Washington’s Spies; Fear The Walking Dead; Sleepy Hollow and Suits.

Kate began her career as a camera assistant and later script supervisor on Priscilla Queen of the Desert; Babe; At Play in the Fields of the Lord and Cliffhanger.

Her Australian directing work includes Rake; Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries; The Time of Our Lives; Rush; The Secret Life of Us; and Love My Way.

From 1997 to 2002, Kate was based in London and developed two features (with Polygram), co-wrote Superstition (Holland/UK) starring Charlotte Rampling, and directed 2nd unit on Gregor Jordan’s Buffalo Soldiers (starring Joaquin Phoenix).

Kate has been nominated for an ADG Award three times for her work on Love My Way (2007), Rake (2012) and Secrets & Lies (2015).

In 2017, Kate’s Handmaid’s Tale episode ‘The Bridge’ was nominated for an Emmy® for Outstanding Director for a Drama Series.

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