Lorien McKenna has written for studios, streamers, and indie films including Hulu, NBC, and Disney.
A former Story Manager at Pixar Animation Studios, McKenna worked on UP, BRAVE, INSIDE OUT, and THE GOOD DINOSAUR. She was also the Associate Producer for Paramount Animation’s WONDER PARK and the Co-EP for CURIOUS GEORGE.
She is a Script Editor for Screen Australia and Screen Queensland and is a mentor and judge for the Cinestory Foundation.
After getting her MFA in Playwriting, she founded Guilty Theater and taught playwriting, Shakespeare and Theater at St. Mary’s College of California.