Lauren MacKinlayRepresented by: Meaghan Denomme
|In Vein||Producer||MacKinlay Media Inc.|
|• Feature film in development with writer/director James Fanizza.
• Selected for 2019 National Screen Institute of Canada’s Features First Program.
• Supported by the Harold Greenberg Fund’s First to Second Draft Program.
|Transplant Season One & Two||Supervising Producer||Sphere Media Plus|
|• 13×1 hour medical drama series for CTV/Bell and NBCUniversal.
• Broadcast spring 2020 on CTV and projected for fall on NBC.
|Bad Blood Season One & Two||Associate Producer||Sphere Media Plus & New Metric Media|
|• 8×1 hour drama limited series.
• Broadcast fall 2018 on City TV/Rogers.
• Nominated Best Dramatic Series 2019 Canadian Screen Awards.
|Earthling House Huntress||Executive Producer||Sphere Media Plus|
|• 4×8 minute sci-fi comedy digital series.
• Broadcast March 2018 on CBC Comedy online and via the CBC TV App, “Gem.”
• Awarded an IPF Bursary for the 2018 Banff World Media Festival.
|19-2 Ride-Along||Producer||Sphere Media Plus|
|• 3×2 min cross-platform digital series | Companion piece for television series 19-2.
• Hosted online on Bravo’s official 19-2 website.
• Nominated for a 2017 Canadian Screen Award for Best Digital Cross-Platform Project.
|Short Films – Various||Producer||2014-2016|
|• Prizes won include “Prodigy Auteur Prize,” Amsterdam Film Festival and “Best
Cinematography,” PLaYR York Region Film Festival.
• Full list available on IMDB.
|Women On Screen||Co-Founder, Producer||2014 – Present|
|Cofounder of Women On Screen, a non-profit organization committed to increasing the
representation of women in the entertainment industry. Leadership in areas such as:
• Creating and leading development incubators for female-identifying screenwriters.
• Running female-focused panels, roundtables, networking events and film screenings.
• Advocating for the development of female-driven content and fostering women’s
careers in the film and television industry.
|The Central School of Speech and Drama – 2009|
|• Masters of Arts (MA) with Distinction, Acting for Screen|
|McMaster University – 2007|
|• Honours Bachelor of Arts (BA), English / Theatre & Film|
|• Recipient of the Arch Award, which recognizes recent graduates of McMaster who have made exceptional accomplishments in their lives and careers since graduation|