Susie Singer Carter

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Susie Singer Carter
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Born (1975-07-11) July 11, 1975 (age 47)
Occupation(s)Writer, Director, Actress and Producer
Years active1991-present
SpouseMario Michael singer married in 2009

Susie Singer Carter is an American film director and actress.[1][2][3][4] She is best known for her work on My Mom and the Girl, Soul Surfer, Bratz, Cake and Dance Revolution.[5][6][7]

Life and career[edit]

Susie was born in Los Angeles, California. She was majored in communication at University of California, Los Angeles and began writing for the Daily Bruin.

Susie began her career by writing and producing Dance Revolution and Cake for CBS. In 2007, she wrote and produced Bratz for Lionsgate but lost her credit in a Writers Guild arbitration, though her name appears as screenwriter on the final movie poster.[8][9] In 2011 she co-produced Soul Surfer[10] and penned the screenplay for the animated musical Twinkle Toes Lights Up New York.[11] In 2016 she wrote, produced, directed and acted the short film My Mom and the Girl starring Valerie Harper,[12][13] which won awards in Cleveland International Film Festival, Pittsburgh short film festival and Oscar qualified.[14][15] Susie wrote and directed two documentaries, Breaking Good and Women Who Wrote the Way and it was premiered at the Writers Guild of America for Women's History Month in 2018.[citation needed] She is a member of the Alliance of Women Directors.[16] she has 2 daughters


Year Title Writer Director Producer Notes
1996 Pregnancy Massage Video Red XN Green tickY Red XN Short Film
1997 The Brothers Flub Green tickY Red XN Red XN TV series
2006 Cake Green tickY Red XN Green tickY TV series
2006-2007 Dance Revolution Green tickY Red XN Green tickY TV series
2011 Soul Surfer Red XN Red XN Green tickY Feature Film
2016 Twinkle Toes Lights Up New York Green tickY Red XN Red XN Animation Film
2016 My Mom and the Girl Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Short Film[17]

As Actress

Year Title Role Notes
1991 They Came from Outer Space Tina Episode: "High Five"
1991 Columbo Darlene Episode: "Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star"
1991 Sisters Marie Episode: "Moving In, Moving Out, Moving On"
1991 Perfect Strangers Bambi Episode: "Bachelor Party"
1992 The Larry Sanders Show Barbara Episode: "Hank's Contract"
1993 Knots Landing Randi Episode: "Call Waiting"
1993 Falling Down Suzie the Stripper
1993 Sweating Bullets Casey Born Episode: "Tomorrow"
1994 A Dangerous Place Mechanic
1995 Kidnapped: In the Line of Duty Lois Furman TV movie
1997 Melrose Place Hooker #2 Episode: "Screams from a Marriage"
1997 L.A. Johns Beverly TV movie
1998 Team Knight Rider Krista Episode: "The Ixtafa Affair"
1998 The Landlady Venice Dorian
2002 Out of These Rooms Marlee
2007 Bratz Barbara Baxter Dimly
2016 My Mom and the Girl Susie Short
2020 Smoking Wet Carla Marino Short


  1. ^ "Meet Susie Singer Carter of Go Girl Media". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  2. ^ "Susie Singer Carter's "My Mom and the Girl" Takes Tough, yet Tender Look at Alzheimer's via Tremendous Portrayal by Valerie Harper". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  3. ^ "MICRO INTERVIEW: SUSIE SINGER CARTER". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  4. ^ "Valerie Harper to Star in Alzheimer's Film MY MOM AND THE GIRL". Retrieved 2019-03-25.
  5. ^ "Valerie Harper & Susie Singer Carter discuss new film 'My Mom and the Girl'". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  6. ^ "Cannes Short Film Corner - My Mom and The Girl". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  7. ^ "Interview with Susie Singer Carter of "My mom and the girl"". Retrieved 2019-03-25.
  8. ^ "A team that's picked up steam". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  9. ^ "Writer's Corner: Susie Singer Carter". Retrieved 2019-03-25.
  10. ^ "Soul Surfer". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  11. ^ "winkleToes lights up New York". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  12. ^ "Photo Flash: Valerie Harper Offers Rare Q&A for MY MOM & THE GIRL". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  13. ^ "Valerie Harper balances comedy and grief in 'My Mom and the Girl'". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  14. ^ "CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL" (PDF). Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  15. ^ "Juried Selections". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  16. ^ "Susie Singer Carter". Retrieved 2018-11-22.
  17. ^ "The Hollywood Museum Hosts Academy Screening of "My Mom and the Girl"". Retrieved 2019-03-25.

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