Laura Terruso is a New York City based comedy writer and filmmaker. While earning her MFA from NYU’s Graduate Film Program, she produced the feature length comedy Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same which premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for a Gotham Independent Film Award. Her comedic short films have screened at over sixty film festivals worldwide. Most recently, she co-wrote a feature length comedy with comedian/writer Michael Showalter, based on her short film Doris & The Intern. She is currently writing a sitcom pilot and a screenplay for a new feature length comedy.