Mo Perkins earned an MFA in directing from UCLA, and her thesis film, Piss Hat, was nominated for a Student Academy Award. She is an alumnus of The Ryan Murphy Half Initiative, WeForShe Program, Sony Diverse Directors’ Program and Film Independent Labs.
She wrote and directed her first feature, A Quiet Little Marriage, which won the Grand Jury Award at Slamdance and was distributed by IFC. Her second feature, The Last Time You Had Fun, premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival and was distributed by Gravitas.
Most recently, Mo directed every episode in season 2 of the romantic musical comedy I Ship It for the CW. After the Warner Bros. Directors’ Workshop, she directed an episode of Manifest (NBC).