Hippo

After their friend gets her arm ripped off while taking a selfie with a hippo at the zoo, three friends and her work crush await her fate in the hospital waiting room.

  • Katarina Hughes
    Director
  • Katarina Hughes
    Writer
  • Katarina Hughes
    Producer
  • Brandon Sornberger
    Producer
  • Will Carnahan
    Producer
  • Katarina Hughes
    Key Cast
    "Liv"
    Queen America, Funny or Die
  • Malie Mason
    Key Cast
    "Caroline"
    Curb Your Enthusiasm, Preface to Being Jaded
  • Martin Garcia
    Key Cast
    "Greg"
    Get Shorty, Ray Donavan, Second City
  • Jon Root
    Key Cast
    "Calvin"
    Brooklyn 99, The Orville
  • Clay Froning
    Key Cast
    "Lars"
    Teen Wolf, To Hell and Gone
  • Rachel Rosenbloom
    Key Cast
    "Anita"
    Silicon Valley, Good Trouble
  • Brandon Sornberger
    Key Cast
    "Dr. West"
    Grandfathered, Adam Ruins Everything
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes 1 second
  • Completion Date:
    September 24, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    1,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Katarina Hughes

Kat Hughes is an actress and comedian whose credits include Funny or Die, UCB's Characters Welcome, and Facebook Watch's Queen America. Hippo is her directorial debut and she is excited to share this offbeat, darkly comedic, character-driven short with the world!

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