Bethany started her career as a music and entertainment lawyer at Media Arts Lawyer. At the same time as working as a lawyer, she was directing/producing theatre performances and produced the short film, COVERED (St Kilda Film Festival). Moving into In-house Legal at Michael Gudinski’s Mushroom Group of Companies, she soon gravitated to Mushroom Pictures as a Producer and Head of Business Affairs. It was here that her love of music and screen came together producing the hit television documentary MOLLY: THE REAL THING and co-producing the LOGIE & AACTA award winning two-part television mini-series MOLLY directed by Kevin Carlin, for Seven Network. Bethany also co-produced the feature film BOYS IN THE TREES directed by Nicholas Verso (Venice Film Festival, TIFF and Busan Film Festival) Whilst at Mushroom Pictures, Bethany distributed KILLING GROUND, BOYS IN THE TREES, MOLLY and MOLLY: THE REAL THING.
Her first Virtual Reality project, THE UNKNOWN PATIENT directed by Michael Beets, premiered at Venice Film Festival, invited to Busan International Film Festival and won Best International VR Experience at Adelaide Film Festival. She produced the comedy short TOURRORIST DOWN UNDER directed by Callum Padgham. In 2020 she produced Michael Beets’ ARTEFACTS VR Experience and live horror film IN THE SHADOW IT WAITS which was invited to Revelation Perth International Film Festival and Raindance Festival.
Prior to joining Princess Pictures, Bethany worked at NBC owned Matchbox Pictures in the Legal and Business Affairs team whilst developing and producing feature film and television projects.