Lauren Iungerich with Bully Pictures
Lauren Iungerich (you-know-rick) is an award-winning writing, producer, director, and showrunner.
Lauren created annd executive produced AWAKWARD, one the most popular teen comedies in recent history. AWKWARD ran on MTV for 5 sesaons (Lauren rant he first 3) and was both a massive critical and ratings hit. Post the run of its final sesason, the New York Times called the series the best show of 2011 and 2013, the show won the People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Cable Comedy”.
Lauren currently runs her new series ON MY BLOCK that she co-created for Netflix. In 2018, ON MY BLOCK won the Teen Choice Award for “Choice Breakout TV Show.", was announced by Netflix as the show most Binge Watched in 2018 on the service and announced by Google to be the 10th most top trended search in all of television.
Now on hiatus, Lauren is prepping to shoot her first feature film that she wrote and will be producing with Roger Birnbaum and Eli Roth for Miramax.
At the time when women are underrepresented behind the camera, Lauren is an expert at writing, directing, and producing incredible content for a price. She believes in empowering and championing the underdog and brings an undeniable proven track record to the YA genre.