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Lauren F. Walker is a skilled actress and entrepreneur originally from Washington, DC. Lauren is the true definition of a Go Getter! At the age of 14 she stared working for herself, selling cupcakes to the students and staff at her high school, Duke Ellington School of the Arts. After graduating, Lauren continued her studies in the BFA Acting Conservatory at SUNY Purchase College. In addition to being a full time student, Lauren worked two jobs to put herself through school. She graduated on the Dean's List, with honors before moving to New York City to begin her acting career.
Lauren made her Off-Broadway debut in MCC's Charmed. Other credits include Midsummer: A Banquet, The Public's Julius Caesar and HBO's Random Acts of Flyness. In addition to acting, Lauren is dedicated to community building. She is the founder of Creators of Color Collective, an organization that creates space for artists of color to grow, collaborate and uplift each other by focusing on acting, audition preparation and mental health awareness. Lauren is also the Resident Open Mic Host at New York Theatre Workshop.