Lara Singer

Producer (Comedy)

Lara Singer

Lara has spent over a decade 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.

Most recently Lara has developed and produced Peacock for BBC Three, Just a Couple, an award-winning comedy-drama series for BBC Three, Behind The Filter for BBC Three and Bounty, a comedy Blap for Channel 4. In addition to these, she helped develop the BAFTA-nominated ITV2 comedy Timewasters, critically-acclaimed S1 and S2 of Back for Channel 4 and comedy-drama Defending the Guilty for BBC Two.

She has a keen interest in supporting new talent and is on the judging panel for writing programmes, giving talks and working with LOCO Film Festival, CTBF, BAFTA Guru, RTS Futures, The Smalls Film Festival and on the jury for BAFTA TV Awards and BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing 2018–2022.

Lara currently features in the Dove TV campaign, speaking on empowering women and their representation on our screens. She also helped set up and manage a storytelling charity for schools across London and the Betty and Peter scriptwriting programme. Recently Lara has set up ‘Women in Scripted TV’ – an inclusive space for women to connect and support each other rise within the industry.

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