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Kirsty Fisher Kirsty Fisher i(A138457 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Script-writer and script editor.

Kirsty Fisher started out behind the scenes in television in the late 1990s,as the assistant to the producer on Halifax f.p. (1997-1998), then as a trainee script editor on Stingers (1998).

Her first scripts were produced the following decade, for The Sleepover Club (2003), for which she was also script editor. In 2004, she wrote three episodes of young-adult science-fiction drama Silversun, and in 2005 worked as script editor on comedy series Last Man Standing. In 2006 and 2007, she worked for Jonathan M. Shiff Productions on two of their young-adult fantasy television series: H2O: Just Add Water (2006-2007, as both script-writer and script editor) and Pirate Islands: The Lost Treasure of Fiji (2007).

Fisher's output has accelerated in the past two years: as well as scripts for Emmy-nominated young-adult series Dance Academy (2012), she is the co-creator (with Marieke Hardy) of Laid (2011-2012), which attracted an AACTA Award nomination and won an AWGIE Award, and has written for Winners & Losers (2011-2012), created by Bevan Lee and John Holmes.

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Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon Number One Gay Son ( dir. Sophie Miller ) Australia : Matchbox Pictures SBS , 2019 16969142 2019 single work film/TV
2019 nominated AWGIE Awards Comedy Award Situation or Narrative
form y separately published work icon Mustangs FC ( dir. Tori Garrett et. al. )agent Australia : Matchbox Pictures Australian Broadcasting Corporation , 2017-2020 13571309 2017 series - publisher film/TV children's

'A comedy drama which follows a group of girls who abandon the sidelines to start their football club's first all-girl team.'

Source: Production blurb.

2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Children's Television Series
2019 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Children's Program
2018 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Children's Program
form y separately published work icon The Family Kerr ( dir. Sophie Miller ) Australia : Matchbox Pictures , 2017 13392918 2017 single work film/TV
2018 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Multicultural NSW
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