"There's nothing we can't do if we work hard, never sleep, & shirk all other responsibilities in our lives."-Leslie Knope
Lauren Stone was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She is currently based in the Skane region of Sweden, where she lives with her daughter, boyfriend, his son and their pets: twin dog-brothers Ralph and Olaf and Ned the cat, and the Fellowship, Slagathor, the Sanderson Sisters, Gentrification, Aarwen and a yet to be named baby chicken (the 13 chickens who rule the roost-tragically Gimli and Frodo died in 2017, Slagathor and Merry are being loaned to the neighbors so they can have fresh eggs and make more chickens).
In 2011, Stone graduated Magna Cum Laude from California State University, Long Beach with a BA in English: Creative Writing Emphasis. Stone is currently a Writer at Massive Entertainment on Tom Clancy's The Division 2, in Malmo, Sweden.
In February 2015, Stone began working at Ubisoft Montreal on Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege. Becoming the Main Screenwriter on Siege in May 2015, bringing the project from Alpha to shipping. Prior to transferring to Ubisoft's Massive Entertainment in May 2016 to work on post-launch content for Tom Clancy's The Division and Tom Clancy's The Division 2, Year 1, Warlords of New York and Year 2 content. While at UbiMTL, she also assisted Eagle Flight and FarCry 5 with their single player campaigns and NPCs.
In addition to writing, Stone is an accomplished musical theatre actress, garnering rave reviews in Los Angeles, Seattle, and Montreal. Prior to working at Ubisoft Montreal, Stone was a company member of On the Spot Improv at the Comedyworks, and was a founding member of Plaid Thursdays' #WFIIA Improv Troupe, which debuted at the Montreal Fringe Festival in 2014. While in Montreal, Stone frequently preformed at The Comedy Nest in BattleCom, an improv and standup nerd trivia battle.
After meeting in 2005 as actors in a show that Nicole Dominguez and Stone consider their Theater-Nam, the pair worked together as Director-Playwright, Director-Actor and Director-Choreographer, before they discovered the magic of google+ and began writing together. In 2013, Dominguez and Stone founded Greatest Day of Our Lives Productions, a writing and production house based in Los Angeles.