When Carly isn't working in front of the screen, she is busy working behind it! Her self produced work includes the award winning web series 'F'd, another effing web series', the pilot of 'Bert and Frankie Forever', and the short films 'Choosing Day', ‘Waste’ and Wedding Season' for which she was recently honored with a Best Director nomination at the Showlow Film Festival (2018).


Additionally, Carly works as Script Coordinator for 'Impractical Jokers’ and ‘Impractical Jokers; After Party' on TruTV.  



'F'd, another effing web series' Trailer:

Co-created by Carly Otte

'F'd, another effing web series' follows the lives of neighbors in New York City who each live (on their respective floor) in apartment F. As Jenny, Ryan, Chris & Kate realize that their lives are not turning out the way they thought they would, they all learn to take an important step forward and put their fate into their own hands.

AWARDS: BEST COMEDY (Top Shorts Fest 2017)

NOMINATIONS: BEST ACTRESS - Carly Otte (Grove Film Fest 2018), BEST WEB SERIES & BEST HUMOR (Top Indie Film Awards 2017)

Watch now at https://vimeo.com/fdanothereffingwebseries

'Wedding Season' Trailer:

Written and Directed by Carly Otte


The dreaded "wedding season" can be a difficult time for many. In a councilor's support group for bridesmaids, six women enact their biggest fears. Will they end up happy just being themselves? Or will society's expectations ruin the party...

AWARDS: AUDIENCE CHOICE (JCP Fest 2018), BEST ENSEMBLE (Grove Film Fest 2018), EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCING (Showlove Film Fest 2018).

NOMINATIONS: BEST DIRECTOR - Carly Otte (Showlow Film Fest 2018), BEST FILM (JCP Film Fest 2018), BEST COMEDY (HOTYS Film Fest 2018), OFFICIAL SELECTION: Broad Humor Festival 2018