Jamie Babbit

Jamie Babbit / Jamie knows how Scorsese likes his coffee and a thing or two about great film.
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Biography

Jamie began her career as Martin Scorsese’s intern and went on to work with David Fincher. Not bad. Her first feature film was But I’m a Cheerleader. She then directed The Quiet and Itty Bitty Titty Committee, the latter of which won the SXSW Competition Award for Best Feature Film. Again, not bad! She served as executive producer on Silicon Valley and directed the last two seasons. Her other television directing credits include The L Word, Gossip Girl, Ugly Betty, Alias, Girls, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, DivorceThe Orville, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, United States of Tara, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Russian DollSorry for Your Loss, Nora From Queens (starring Awkwafina) and the new Amazon pilot, A League of Their Own. Jamie has also forayed into commercials, helming a Super Bowl spot for Olay starring Busy Philipps, Lilly Singh, Taraji Henson and Katie Couric.

  • Television

    A League of Their Own
    Awkwafina is Nora From Queens
    The First Wives Club
    Russian Doll
    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
    Sorry for Your Loss
    Silicon Valley
    Santa Clarita Diet
    The Orville
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine
    Girlboss
    Girls
    It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
    Divorce
    The Grinder
    Supergirl

  • Features

    The Stand-In
    Addicted to Fresno
    Breaking the Girls
    Itty Bitty Titty Committee
    The Quiet
    But I’m a Cheerleader

  • Awards / Festivals
    Emmy Award Nominee
    SXSW Film Festival Winner (Best Film)
    SXSW Film Festival Nominee (SXSW Gamechanger Award)
    Sundance Film Festival Winner
    Berlin International Film Festival Nominee
    Créteil International Women’s Film Festival Winner