Satu produced the successful Kickstarter campaign for the 1/2 hour scripted pilot, Queen Gorya, which she directed and starred in as the title character.


Satu has a B.A. in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She started out as a production assistant for Fuse Networks popular programs: Uranium, Daily Download, IMX, and d'Fused. Her career in entertainment began with Comcast Networks, where Satu was a lead host for the entertainment broadcast news series, E-Asylum from 2004-2006.

Satu directing Haley Hudson and Hawthorne James on the set of Queen Gorya



A D-list horror hostess questions her celebrity status when she is selected as "the chosen one" by a sinister cult. Watch the trailer for Queen Gorya, an indie comedy TV pilot funded entirely via fans through Kickstarter. Directed by and starring Satu Runa.

Gloria (Satu Runa) is challenges her violent ex-boyfriend, Tony (Jason Tobias) about her stolen life savings. Directed by Satu Runa. Clip from 1/2 hour indie TV pilot, Queen Gorya.

Terry the Wolfman (Steve J. Palmer) tries to comfort Gloria (Satu Runa) after being thrown out of the horror convention. Directed by Satu Runa. Clip from 1/2 hour indie TV pilot, Queen Gorya.

DIODE: Director & Writer

The DIODE micro-series explores the nature the cold, curious, metallic soul of an A.I. unit named "Diode." Directed by Satu Runa. Starring Verona Blue. Shot entirely on Canon 7D in Los Angeles. -—- // Experimental microseries

"Life is Beautiful 2017" (Lyric Video): PRODUCER

Additional Films + Web Series

  • Faces of Durer - DIRECTOR, WRITER, PRODUCER (short, drama)

  • Public Persona - DIRECTOR, WRITER, PRODUCER (short, drama)

  • #NerdNoise - DIRECTOR, WRITER, PRODUCER, HOST (sci-fi entertainment news / short form web series)

#NERDNOISE: Host/Director/Producer

Science Fiction Entertainment News // Web Series

Satu (host, producer) checks out Pinup Girl Boutique in Burbank to try on their "Blade Runner" inspired dress. 

The Space Shuttle Endeavour invades the streets of LA on the 3rd installment of #NerdNoise, hosted and created by Satu.