Charlotte is an award winning screenwriter for kids’ television, an author/illustrator of graphic novels and a television presenter on 7two’s daily art and craft show, ‘Get arty’.
Winner of the 2015 Australian Writers’ Guild Award for Children’s Television for her work on ‘Guess How Much I Love You’, Charlotte is one of Australia’s most in-demand animation and children’s television writers. Most recently she has been writing for the Emmy award winning Netflix series, ‘Beat Bugs’ featuring the music of The Beatles. She has also written episodes for shows including: ‘Blinky Bill’, ‘Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong’, ‘The New Adventures of Figaro Pho’, ‘Tashi’, ‘Vicky the Viking’ and ‘Bubble Bath Bay’.
Her debut graphic novel ‘Opposite Land’ is due for release on July 31st 2017 through Penguin Random House. Charlotte is also a television presenter for Channel 7’s art and craft show ‘Get Arty’ teaching cartooning, illustration and jewellery production.
She also voices cartoon characters including Marcia the Mouse in the ‘Blinky Bill’ movie and television series; and is a retired professional fairy. Earlier in her career she made short films about spiders with human-phobias and worked for Academy Award-winning director George Miller on ‘Happy Feet 2’. She grew up in Adelaide, Australia but now lives in Sydney where she spends her time writing and drawing in a colourful house that’s full of art, plants and lots of pencils. She likes wearing big novelty earrings and eating all her popcorn before the movie starts.