Kacie Anning is a writer and director. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film & Television from the Queensland University of Technology and is a directing graduate of the Australian Film Television Radio School, where she was awarded the Foxtel Scholarship for Exceptional New Talent in 2011.
Kacie is the creator, writer, director and executive producer of the Amazon Prime Video series Class of ’07. The eight-part high concept comedy chronicles a ten year high school reunion that turns apocalyptic and features an all-female cast starring Emily Browning, Caitlin Stasey and Megan Smart.
In 2019, Kacie directed on the Prime comedy series Upload for showrunner Greg Daniels (The Office, Parks & Recreation), as well as the Disney+ comedy Diary of a Future President, executive produced by Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin).
In 2017, Kacie was the sole director of Matt Okine’s break-up comedy The Other Guy for Stan in Australia and distributed by Hulu in the US. Kacie also wrote for the second series of The Other Guy, earning an Australian Writers' Guild nomination for Best Comedy script in 2020. Her other television directing credits include the Emmy-award winning kids series Hardball for ABC Me (for which she won her second Australian Directors' Guild award), as well as the sketch comedy series What Bam Thank-you Ma’am for ABC and NBC’s Seeso platform.
Kacie’s calling card was the online comedy series Fragments of Friday which she wrote, directed and starred in. In 2016, she won the Australian Directors Guild award for Best Direction in an Original Online Project for Series 2 of Fragments of Friday.