Lauren Badalian

Producer @ Tuff Contender
Saturday 4/24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00pm PT

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Particularly Interested In:

I’m open to anything as long as it has an excellent concept.

Pitch Tips

Give me your best one-liner pitch to intrigue me and peak my interest in wanting to know more.

About Your Host

Lauren is a graduate from Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. She got her started in the film industry PA’ing on music videos and commercials. After that, Lauren was an Assistant at a talent management company. Then an assistant for the former SVP of The Weinstein Company and current independent producer, Dylan Sellers. After two years and getting promoted to Creative Executive, Lauren moved on to working in Worldwide Acquisitions at Sony Pictures. She aided gaining distribution rights for: SEARCHING, Eighth Grade, If Beele Street Could Talk, Grudge, and many more. Lauren currently develops and produces content in the low-middle budget range and is always looking to connect with writers in any genre. She prides herself on her development skills and knows what production companies and distributors are looking for.


  • Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.


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Specializes in:

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • SciFi
  • Thriller
  • Horror
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  • Young Adult (YA)
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  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA

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