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Kat Coiro is an accomplished film, television and commercial director as well as a writer and photographer. She directs television, has written numerous network pilots, written and directed a handful of shorts and written, directed and produced two theatrically released features including TriBeCa favorite, ”And While We Were Here". Her commercial clients include Coke, Skechers, Nutrish and Coldwell Banker, among others.
Kat Coiro was born to artist/bohemian parents in Manhattan, on Spring and Mulberry, during the feast of San Genaro. Her mother gave birth to her in a tiny three floor walk-up (that has since burned to the ground) and her father cut her umbilical cord with a kitchen knife. Her nomadic childhood had her living in New York, Brooklyn, England, France, Martinique, St. Lucia, Key Largo, Virginia and on a boat for a spell. Her family finally settled in Miami Beach, Florida, where her parents opened the world famous Tap Tap Haitian Restaurant. Kat, an English and Italian Citizen, currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband, actor Rhys Coiro, and their three children.
Kat attended boarding school at Interlochen Arts Academy in Northern Michigan, received a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University, in theater and Russian History, and studied directing at The Moscow Art Theater, Russia. She was enrolled as a fellow in the Masters program at The American Film Institute but dropped out to shoot her first feature. Coiro currently teaches a course every summer at Interlochen Center For The Arts.
Kat was a fellow in the 2016 NBC Universal Television directors initiative.
Kat is a member of Film Fatales LA
Kat is registered at Free The Bid for women in advertising.