Lauri Donahue



Nine feature scripts

Two pilot scripts

More than 10 short scripts

Two documentary scripts

Numerous rewrite assignments

Winner, More Magazine/Women in Film Screenplay Award

Winner, Amazon Studios Script Spotlight Award

Silver Prize, Page International Screenplay Competition

Finalist and Runner-Up (for two scripts), Harvardwood Screenplay Competition

Semi-finalist (four times for two scripts) and top-30 (twice), Nicholl Fellowship Competition

Rated 9 out of 10 (top 1%) on The Black List

Provided developmental feedback on more than 100 scripts


Winner, Dorothy Silver Playwriting Award

Published by Baker’s Plays

Work performed in the US, Canada, and Israel


Film/Theater Critic

Writer for Creative Screenwriting and other publications

Senior Counsel, Motion Picture Association of America

Taught Entertainment Law and Video Game Law

Member of Improv Troupe


Studied writing and theater at Harvard, UCLA, RADA, and the Vancouver Film School

JD from Harvard Law School

BA in Economics and International Relations from Boston University