Erica Harrison is a screenwriter and author. She wrote the AACTA award-winning short film,
A Cautionary Tail, starring Cate Blanchett and David Wenham, and the picture book published by Penguin.
For A Cautionary Tail, Erica won the Academy-accredited Jury Prize for best Animated Short at The Austin Film Festival,
a 2014 AACTA and was nominated for an AWGIE award. The film screened at festivals around the world and led to speaking engagements at TEDx, Tropfest and the Graphic Festival at the Sydney Opera House.
Erica is writer and co-creator of the comedy series Triple Oh!, in development at Jungle with support from Screen Australia's Gender Matters initiative. She is also developing the comedy/adventure feature animation, Pig Wing Pie, with Revlover, Screen NSW and Screen Australia. She was a writer on the Emmy Award-winning Netflix series, Beat Bugs, which features music by The Beatles and artists like Sia, Pink, Regina Spektor, Daniel Johns and Eddie Vedder. Erica was also a writer on Motown Magic, which premiered on Netflix in 2018.
Script and story development are key interests for Erica, who has served as Development Manager at Fremantle, and worked in writers’ rooms for numerous comedy and drama series, including Bad Mothers for Jungle/Nine Network. Erica is currently developing a number of TV, film and book projects. She is represented by WME and 3 Arts Entertainment in LA.