Oscar® nominated for her poignant and comedic short film, New Boy, Steph recently completed critically acclaimed feature film drama Run & Jump starring Will Forte which was picked up by IFC / Sundance Selects. Steph also directs television and has been hired to direct FX spy drama, The Americans, Showtime's Billions, ABC's American Crime, A & E's Bates Motel among other acclaimed shows. Steph got her start in the industry as assistant to Spike Jonze and has worked alongside other notable talents such as Alan Poul, Dan Attias, and Roddy Doyle. Steph is based in LA but works extensively in Ireland.
Having won over forty film festivals in her ten year career as a busy commercial and film director, Steph is one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film and Creativity Magazine's Directors to Watch. She was selected to participate in the Sundance Screenwriter's Lab and has been honored by the Tribeca Institute and the Berlinale.
For advertising work, Steph is the winner of a Gold ICAD Bell from the Institute of Creative Advertising and Design, and was honored at Cannes Lions and Young Guns advertising festivals. Her spots are featured in Shoot Magazine and on Shots.net.
Manager: Melissa Breaux / Washington Square Films
Agents: David Flynn & Jenny Maryasis (film) Lucinda Moorehead (tv) @ UTA