Meet the New NYWIFT Member: Kate Shine

Welcome to NYWIFT, Kate Shine! Kate is a Boston-born actor, writer and comedian currently living in Queens. Kate and her writing partner Molly Kiernan wrote a pilot, Let's Sick Together, based on their experiences living with epilepsy and eating disorders. It's funny, they swear! It was even selected as a finalist at the Big Apple Film Festival, Austin Film Fest, & the Filmmatic Comedy Screenplay Awards! Kate can be seen in commercials for M&M's, Tempur-Pedic, WETV and is a house performer at The Magnet Theater. Kate talked to us about approaching serious topics through humor, her journey as an artist, and her hopes for the future of disability representation in media.