When not birthing sheep in Norway or working at a fishing camp near the North Pole, Katie Royer lives in Los Angeles. An actor, writer, and filmmaker, she works summers at theatre conservatory Berridge Programs in France. She is also a member of the Orphan Wisdom School. Recently she wrote and directed the short films After Hours and Cremation. She also directed a film which she adapted from Clark Strand's Waking Up to the Dark.