Kate joined the Forge from Company Pictures where she was an Executive Producer. Previous notable successes include finding Slumdog Millionaire and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen as unpublished manuscripts as part of ten years in the film industry for Film 4, UKFC, Free Range Films, Kudos Pictures, Seesaw and Aardman. Prior to this she was an award winning Theatre Director working at the RSC, The Young Vic and the National Theatre in Poland. Kate is freelance and also has her own company Feet Films Ltd which currently has four feature films in development. Recently she executive produced the adaptation of Jessie Burton’s bestselling novel, The Miniaturist, for BBC1 and is currently working on The Three, based on the epic thriller by Sarah Lotz.