Lauren is currently writing the first 60’ episode of a memoir adaptation for ITV Studios and has been commissioned to write an episode of REDWATER for BBC1. Since graduating from the BBC Writer’s Academy in 2010, Lauren has become a core writer on EASTENDERS. She has written over 50 episodes, including an episode of the 30th anniversary live week, and also contributes story lines.
She has an original 60’ crime pilot, SLEEPER, with Company Pictures and previously developed her 60’ supernatural pilot STRANGER there also. She has also developed an original project, PARACHUTES, with Red Planet Pictures.
Previously a regular writer on HOLBY CITY where she was involved in story lining the show, Lauren also wrote two episodes of WATERLOO ROAD for Shed/BBC1.
Prior to becoming a writer, Lauren worked in development at Kudos Film and TV. She then went on to Script Edit SPOOKS before moving to EastEnders. In her first year as a freelance writer she wrote four episodes of EastEnders before being accepted onto the Writer’s Academy.