Laurie Cook

Producer, Newscope Films / Bigscope Films
Thursday 12/12 @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm PT

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About Your Host

Laurie Cook began work as an Assistant Director in 2004, making the switch to development in 2007, script reading for Brilliant Films, Qwerty Films and Element Pictures. In 2010 he began working on the micro-budget film HANGAR 10 as a producer with Jason Newmark.

In 2011 Laurie joined Jason Newmark's Bigscope Films as head of development and a producer, with a remit to develop and produce commercially positioned, high concept, elevated genre films that have an international sales appeal.

For Bigscope Laurie has produced alien invasion documentary OUTPOST 37, underwater survival thriller PRESSURE, directed by Ron Scalpello, starring Danny Huston and Matthew Goode, DON’T HANG UP, starring Gregg Sulkin & Garrett Clayton. In 2019 Laurie produced BARBARIANS, the directorial debut from Charlie Dorfman.

Currently in post-production is the highly anticipated Chris Smith directed horror, THE BANISHING, starring Sean Harris and Jessica Brown Findlay.

In 2020 Laurie will produce is the Sci-Fi thriller STARDREAM with critically acclaimed director Bjorn Runge (THE WIFE) at the helm. The horror thriller, LORD OF MISRULE, directed by William Brent Bell (THE BOY) and written by Tom De Ville, and CONSECRATION, dir. Chris Smith.

HOW IT WORKS

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  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.

Questions?

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Specializes in:

Features
  • SciFi
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • Budgets to $10MM

TV
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • British Broadcasters (BBC, Channel 4, Sky)

Subgenres
  • Biopics
  • High-Concept
  • Political
  • Psychological
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA