Hey there! I’m Catherine "Katie" Dembesky. Though I wear many hats in my life, I am usually a PA or Scripty. Originally from a surburb of Scranton, Pennsylvania, I've recently made the move to West Coast. Check out:


9/14 – 9/14

Production Assistant Matilda

Film (Short) — USC Graduate Thesis Film Details
9/14 – 9/14

• Picked up lunch orders, brought props and supplies, and acquired rental equipment • Aided in assistant directing, prop continuity, and gaffer needs • Kept up with shot list and prepared and slated for camera • Provided a positive energy and great attitude for cast and crew

1/14 – 7/14

Receptionist (Office Clerk)

Richard Mellow Electrical Contractors Details
1/14 – 7/14

• Filled in for the main secretary with answering phones and taking messages during absences • Typed, mailed, and faxed paperwork for employees and clients • Ordered lunch for staff and guests, made coffee, and cleaned up entire office daily • Completed numerous errands by car including picking up blueprints and dropping off bids

12/13 – 1/14

Script Supervisor (Writer/Producer) Paired Up

Film (Short) — Hollow Tree Films LLC Details
12/13 – 1/14

• Wrote screenplay and assembled cast and crew • Organized logistics of production transportation • Secured locations and was responsible for overall safety • Script supervised with organized notes and script support for actors

12/13 – 12/13

Script Supervisor (Also Associate Producer) Here With Me

Film (Short) — Hollow Tree Films LLC Details
12/13 – 12/13

• Corresponded to gain access to locations and grant security • Collected contracts and was responsible for overall safety • Script supervised with organized notes and script support for actors

10/13 – 10/13

Script Supervisor (Also Production Assistant) Until I Find You

Film (Short) — Hollow Tree Films LLC Details
10/13 – 10/13

• Helped adjust the screenplay for a replacement actor last minute • Increased productivity by solving numerous issues that emerged • Script supervised with organized notes and script support for actors

9/13 – 9/13

Set Production Assistant (Wardrobe Assistant for Extras) Zombie Killers: Elephant's Graveyard

Film (Theatrical) — Class of 85' LLC Details
9/13 – 9/13

* Assisted production with daily activities in outdoor locations * Cleaned up interiors of homes and surrounding areas daily * Organized and distressed wardrobe for zombie extras

8/12 – 5/13

Casting Assistant Various Theatrical Shows

Live / Special Event (TV) — Theatre Department of East Stroudsburg University Details
8/12 – 5/13

• Advertising, • Copying audition materials • Creating and collecting audition forms and resumes • Maintaining waiting areas • Reading with the actors • Corresponding and answering questions • Ushering talent into the room • Contacting actors for callbacks • Scheduling

2/13 – 2/13

Set Production Assistant (Also Grip) When The Gun Goes Down

Film (Short) — Ace of Paid Details
2/13 – 2/13

• Assisted in equipment moves through wilderness locations • Learned to help set up dolly tracks, electrics, etc • Provided support for props, transportation, and slating


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Class of '13

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Arts in Technical Theatre
Class of '12

Xie Jin Film & Television Art College of Shanghai Normal University

Summer Intensive Course
Class of '08

Mid Valley Secondary Center

High School Diploma


  • Access
  • Awesomeness
  • Basic Construction Skills
  • Casting
  • Costumes
  • Dramaturgy
  • Film Production
  • Microsoft Office
  • Performance Background
  • Producing
  • Program Design
  • Prop Building
  • Public Speaking
  • Scheduling
  • Scripting
  • Secretarial Skills
  • Wardrobe
  • Writing