Kyle Cooper is a multi-faceted, creative leader in film, theatre, and interactive storytelling. Specializing in writing and directing, Kyle approaches every project with a bold, unique, and highly inventive vision.
As a writer, Kyle contributed to Kevin Pollak's feature directing debut, The Late Bloomer, starring J.K. Simmons and Brittany Snow; and has created and developed projects for the Jim Henson Company, Simon Wells (dir. The Prince of Egypt), Donald Petrie (dir. Miss Congeniality), and Dennis Dugan (dir. Grown Ups). Additional development credits include London Has Fallen, Septembers of Shiraz, and Bernard Rose's Frankenstein. Currently, Kyle is a writer for the popular Snapchat series, SOLVE (6 million subscribers).
As a director, his short film Sing, Cowboy, Sing (which he also wrote) was an Official Selection at the prestigious Beverly Hills and Pasadena Film Festivals. Other short films: Love in Kind, TEETH, and Assisted Living. Theatre credits include: Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play, Waiting for Godot, Blasted, Shitty Awful Everything, Bernarda Alba, Red Scare on Sunset, and his own surrealist adaptations of Hamlet, ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore, and The Glass Menagerie.
Kyle received his MFA in directing from California State University, Fullerton in 2019.