RECENT BOOKINGS: PLATONIC, BLACKISH, THE NEIGHBORHOOD
Born and bred in Southern California. Lauren Plaxco has been surrounded by tough, hardworking, courageous people her whole life and she applies this same drive in her approach to acting.
A few of her TV appearances include THE NEIGHBORHOOD, SUPERSTORE, BLACK-ISH, AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE, SYDNEY TO THE MAX, SCANDAL, GAMESHAKERS & SHAMELESS. She also starred as the unexpected killer in the Lifetime Movie MISTRESS HUNTER and was a part of the indie comedy feature FIXED. Lauren has also been in several JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE viral sketches.
She is a stage trained actress and has an immense love for the theater. Some of her most memorable LA stage roles include “May” from Sam Shepard’s gritty drama FOOL FOR LOVE and as “Cleopatra” in Shakepeare’s ANTONY & CLEOPATRA. Her reviewers said about her performances:
“…Lauren Plaxco (May) simply steals the show with a brutal candor and honesty bordering on fearlessness. This is one of the best performances, male or female, on the boards in Los Angeles that this critic has seen this year.” — Patch.com
“…Lauren Plaxco oozes sexual desire as Cleopatra… [she] demonstrates a command of the verse and a keen understanding of the beautiful queen.” — Stage Raw
Lauren has appeared in a SuperBowl commercial for AMAZON, a funny spot for PROGRESSIVE, as well as a national commercial for MERRELL.