Lauren Morelli Biography
Lauren Morelli is an American producer, screenwriter, and director best known for writing the 2013 Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.
Morelli grew up in the Pittsburgh suburb of McCandless, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Winchester Thurston School. She then studied dance at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City, until a back injury ended her career in dance.
After her dancing career ended, Lauren was inspired by a college professor to pursue a career in writing. Morelli started with short stories and small blog pieces until she landed her first professional writing position on the 2013 Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.
Morelli was elected as the “lead writer” for two episodes of the first season of Orange Is the New Black, “WAC-Pack” and “Tall Men with Feelings”. She has also worked as a playwright: her short play “Roach & Rat” was featured in Lesser America’s production of Just Right Just Now in New York.
In 2014, she was nominated for the 2014 Online Film and Television Association’s award for Best Writing in a Comedy Series. She was also nominated for the 2014 and 2015 Writers Guild of America’s award for Best Comedy Series, for her work on Orange Is the New Black, along with several other writers from the show.
Lauren Morelli Age
She was born on July 22, 1982, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 22nd July every year. Morelli is 40 years old.
Lauren Morelli Height
Morelli stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (163 cm) tall.
Lauren Morelli Ex-Husband
Morelli was married to Steve Basilone from 2012 to September 2014. They divorced after two years of marriage. Her ex-husband is an American television producer.
Lauren Morelli Wife
Morelli is a lesbian. She is married to actress Samira Wiley since March 25, 2017. She announced they were engaged on October 4, 2016, and they tied the knot in Palm Springs, California.
Lauren Morelli Net Worth
Morelli has an estimated net worth of approximately $1 Million – $4 Million.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Morelli.
|Who is Morelli?||She is an American producer, screenwriter, and director|
|Age||39 years old as of 2021|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches (163 cm)|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $4 Million|