Development Producer (Comedy)
Lara has spent the last eight years working in development and production across comedy radio, television and film, previously working for BBC development, BBC Radio 1, Kudos Film and TV, Origin Pictures, Tempesta Film and ARG at Avalon TV.
Alongside her development work she has produced and directed short films with BAFTA-nominated talent. Lara has a keen interest in supporting new talent and is on the judging panel for writing programmes, working with both LOCO Film Festival, CTBF, The Smalls Film Festival and on the jury for BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing 2018. She has also helped set up and manage a storytelling charity for schools across London.
Most recently Lara has developed and produced a comedy drama series for BBC Three, Just A Couple and helped develop the BAFTA-nominated ITV2 comedy Timewasters.