Kate has written for the screen for Jax Media, Parti Productions, Rickard Pictures, Heroes and Villains Entertainment, and Cavalier Films. In June 2014 she directed LAZARUS, a short film she wrote about a teenager in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn, starring Craig muMs Grant (HBO's Oz, SLAM), Isaiah Mueller, and Marsha Stephanie Blake (Orange is the New Black, HBO's Girls, Broadway's Merchant of Venice with Al Pacino). Kate teaches screenwriting at the Tisch School of the Arts.
Screenplays and PILOTS
TIGHT (half hour dramedy) (Pilot)
A diverse, close-knit group of kickass women explores their lop-sided thirties in a series that is both grounded and uses magical realism, and asks what true female friendship gives us, and what it costs.
THE COLOR WHEEL (half hour dramedy) (Pilot)
A black actress in Hollywood is counting on breaking the glass ceiling of racism and sexism by collaborating with her white writer husband.
WE DON'T BLEED (FEATURE, MYSTERY/SUSPENSE)
A scholarship student at an elite boarding school sets out to prove that her rich, popular nemesis is guilty of murdering a classmate.
BURN (FEATURE, ACTION/ADVENTURE)
Three female firefighters in training first compete then cooperate to get through the New York Firefighting Academy.
DERANGED MARRIAGE (FEATURE, ROMANTIC COMEDY)
A modern day arranged marriage in New York City tests the limits of old courtship traditions as well as modern ones. Under option with Parti Productions, London.