FOUNDER - CREATIVE DIRECTOR - PRODUCER - WRITER - ACTOR
Producer for Universal Studio’s Netflix #1 Action Film, The 2nd, actress-producer Laurie Love has had a steady trajectory to success.
Following her graduation from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s of Science from the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication and a Minor in Film and Media Production from the Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts; Love started her film career as a producer at the award-winning independent film production and post-production company Victory Angel Films in Tempe, AZ.
An active producer, Love quickly recognized the need for a state tax incentive to drive local production and attract Hollywood. She joined the Arizona Film & Media Coalition Board. Under the AFMC banner, she lobbied state and federal representatives to bring both the incentive and film office back to the State.
From the beginning, Laurie Love has had a profoundly philanthropic core. Beyond ongoing charity work, she mentored college, high school, and elementary school students in the arts and sciences and created an internship program at Victory Angel Films for Arcadia High School (Steven Spielberg’s alma mater). The intern program paved the way for students to go on to film school and/or directly find jobs in the film industry. Before moving to Los Angeles, Love produced the thriller Justice Served for Marvin Young (aka Young MC). Seeing the opportunity for students to get real-world experience, she partnered with Arizona State University’s Film Program and brought in top industry professionals to work side-by-side with them.
Now LA-based, Laurie Love continues to write, act and produce. Founder and Creative Director of 360 production and post-production company Skibavision LLC. Love oversees the company’s day-to-day management, develops and produces content for television and screen.
While filmmaking is the driving force in Laurie’s career, the yoga-driven, culinary enthusiast’s greatest happiness comes from spending time with her four children, two dogs, and partner Brian Skiba.
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