Laurel Brady Toronto-based actor, writer, and speaker
Laurel Brady is an award-winning screenwriter, playwright, and actor. She has written six short films. The most recent is Hungry, now in post-production, which she both wrote and directed. Laurel’s plays have been featured on stages such as Theatre Passe Muraille, The Arts Project, and various theatres across Ontario. Laurel studied theatre at York University, screenwriting at George Brown College, and sketch writing at Second City Toronto.
Laurel is an alum of the Canadian Film Centre's Writers’ Lab (2018) and a recipient of the Magee TV Diverse Screenwriters Award (2019). Her TV Pilot, Killer Instincts, was workshopped as part of the May 2019 Fem Script Lab. Laurel’s go-to writing tool is a healthy serving of guacamole and chips… which she has been known to share. Currently, Laurel is developing her second feature, Bitchcraft, as well as a new dramedy TV Series.