The Director

The Director

Sire: Danehill Express

Dam: About Carla

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 10 year old

Foaled: Sep 20th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Dk. Blue, White Seams, Collar, Cuffs And Cap


Mrs J Andrews, K J Gregson, Mrs H H Gregson, I Cohen, Mrs E M Cohen





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2010

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
2001Savana CityNew RegentVice Regent
  Lady O'WarJim French
DamSerheedNijinskyNorthern Dancer
ABOUT CARLA (AUS) Native PartnerRaise a Native
2000Carla GirlCarry a SmileHaulpak
  Satin FlashSpeak Low

DANEHILL EXPRESS (AUS) (Bay 2001-Stud 2008). 3 wins to 1600m, MRC Tupperware Cup S., L. Sire of 199 rnrs, 97 wnrs, inc. SW Express Service (WATC Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, RL, Properantes, Stagnite, SP North Ridge, Clarify, Lenience, Moonsearch, Dream Lifter, Helder the Painter, Rusty Peaches and of Halo Express, Ain't Bad, Hard to Express, Bayella, The Danehill Rose, Cardup Legend, Bangkok Express, Cougar Express, Matching Motors, etc.


1st dam

ABOUT CARLA, by Serheed. 7 wins to 1400m, WATC Heron Bridge H., Bahvell H., Easy Float H., 2d WATC Coca-Cola H. Dam of two named foals, both raced, inc:-

The Director (g. by Danehill Express). 2 wins. See below.


2nd dam

CARLA GIRL, by Carry a Smile. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Satin Sash, half-sister to Flash Harry. Dam of 2 named foals, both raced-

About Carla. 7 wins. See above.

Race Car. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

SATIN FLASH, by Speak Low. 3 wins at 2, WATC Swan Gold H., Halls Head H., 2d WATC Trafalgar H., 3d WATC Initial S., Retravision Metropolitan H., Rothwells 2YO H., 4th WATC Queen's P., Gr.3. Half-sister to MR CUBE. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

Flash Harry (Chanteclair). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, WATC Tooheys Blue H., Lawley H., Mullaloo H., E Brice Vista H., 2d WATC Hocking H., 3d WATC Placid Ark S., L, Retravision H., Marillier H.

Satin Sash (Haulpak). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, 2d WATC Gimcrack S., L, Baden Baden H., 4th WATC Queens P., Gr.3.

Flash That Smile. 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, WATC Honneur H., Banksia H., On Guard H., West Coast Eagles H., 2d WATC Malaysia Airlines Welter H., Advanced Feeds Quality Sprint H., Burabudy H., Emporium H., Broadway H., PKB 850 Vitamix H., 3d WATC Sharks H., Bobby Breen H.

Flash of Satin. 2 wins at 1500m, 1800m, WATC Barcelona H., Liam Bartlett H., 2d WATC Sunspeed Evergreen H., Hare H., 3d WATC Emu Export H., Show Ego H., Pink Batts H., Kat Taylor H., Leake H., Kingsley H.

Just a Flash. 3 wins at 1200m in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Benchmark 53 H., 2d Singapore TC Royal Bangkok Sports Club Trophy, Class 4 H.-twice, Class 5 H., Benchmark 53 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, Benchmark 53 H.

West Man. 3 wins at 1200m in Malaysia.

Satin Flyer. 3 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Maybe. 2 wins at 1100m, 1700m in Malaysia.


4th dam

Satin Bow, by Ragtime. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 900m, 1200m, WATC Initial S., Princess H., Gimcrack S., Beach H., 2d WATC Queen's P., L, VATC Siren S., 3d WATC H Smith H., Welter. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MR CUBE (Esquire). 12 wins to 1200m, A$192,735, VRC Brian Courtney H., L, Manchester Unity H., Roma H., MVRC Diet Coke H., VATC Normanby H., WATC Celerity Sprint H., Jenark H., Colony H., Burswood Hotel H., 2d VRC Brian Courtney H., L, VATC Japan Racing Association P.H., L, 3d WATC HG Bolton Sprint H., L, 4th VATC Rubiton S., Gr.3, SAJC Quit and Win S., L.

Satin Flash. 3 wins. See above.

Lots of Points. Winner at 2, WATC Variety Club H.

Satin Dancer. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

My Satin. 4 wins to 1250m, 2d WATC Earl James H., Beau Temps H., Sandford Graduation S. Dam of-

DR JOHN (Dr Johnson). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$239,280, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Escape H., Face Your Fears Welter H., Bankwest Business Fast Decisions H., VB Midstrength Welter H., Onesteel H., 2d WATC Fairetha S., L, Whiskey Lover H., 3d WATC Helen McCoy 2YO H., 4th WATC Asian Beau S., Gr.3.

PARIS MOON (Metal Storm). 2 wins at 2, WATC Ngawyni S., L, Swift Knight 2YO H., 2d WATC SGS Australia 2YO H., Par Valis 2YO H. Producer.

Softly Does It. Placed, 3d WATC Corona H. Dam of-

Send Your Regards. Unraced. Dam of-

Communique. 4 wins to 1400m, WATC Healthy Weight H., Oh Sister H., Turf Belle H., 2d WATC Lady Fidelia H., Washington H., A Tribute to the Lark Hill Spy H., Railway Football Club H., 3d WATC D'Orsogna Wild Side P., Limitless H., Magical Miss H. Dam of-

FOR YOUR EYES ONLY (Bletchley Park). 10 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$620,275, WATC Gimcrack S., L, Ascot One Thousand Guineas, L, Beaufine S., L, Westspeed 2YO P.-twice, Owner for a Day 2YO P., Kilkenny H., Air & Water Residential H., Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, 3d WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, JC Roberts S., L.


Race Record: 15 Starts 2-3-3 A$41,815.

2 wins at 1200m, 1600m in 2014-15, 2d WATC Tabradio on 1206AM H., Perth Racing Become a Member Today H., 3d WATC H.