Writer | Actor

Laura A. Anderson

‘I was born as an ill wind blew through Edinburgh, and I haven’t been able to get my hair right since.’

Laura A. Anderson is an award winning Scottish writer and actor.

After gaining a Screenwriting Masters from Screen Academy Scotland, Laura won a much coveted place on the flagship She Writes scheme from Script Factory and Birds Eye View, and won a place at Talent Lab at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016. Her credits include the feature film ‘I Am Anna’ (co-screenwriter), short films ‘Ladies Who Lunch’ and ‘We All Fall Down’, sketches for BAFTA award-winning series 3 of CBBC show OOglies, and episodes of webseries ‘Cops and Monsters’. She is developing a range of features, including comedies ‘The Hen Do’ and ‘Better Wed Than Dead’. Laura currently works as a writer for video games.

She works as a fiction writer, and is currently writing her first novel. She read one of her short stories at Story Shop 2016 at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, and also works as a journalist, filmmaker, and writer for different mediums.

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