Karel Konings obtained his/her masters from the Catholic University of Leuven, where he/she majored in Engineering. Not being fulfilled with this career, he/she went to the Theatre Academy of Amsterdam (AHK) and learnt the craft of acting. During this period, he/she also sparked a passion for filmmaking and made his/her first shortfilm 'CHARLIE Z'. The film is based on the internet troll Charlie Zelenoff, who acquired fifteen minutes of YouTube fame by challenging unexperienced boxers in the gym and then brutally beating them up. In 2022 he/she made another shortfilm called ‘JAGERS’, which follows a group of young pedophile hunters in a night-gone-wrong. The film was screened at the Netherlands Film Festival. Having acted, directed and written, he/she is now determined to combine these crafts and create movies that will hook the viewers for ages.