Lauren Smith is Director, content acquisition at Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service. Smith is responsible for acquiring content from independent studios and producers, globally. Recent highlights include shows like Safe, Travelers, Trailer Park Boys, The Letdown, and the upcoming Australian original, the untitled Chris Lilley Project. Smith previously worked at NBC Universal and Wasserman Media Group. Smith holds a J.D. from the Catholic University of America in Washington D.C. and a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Director, content acquisition
This session will also be streamed live into Conference Halls 2 & 3. As the global streaming giant continues to build out its original content slate across the world, Lauren Smith is responsible for acquiring content from independent studios and producers. She’s been responsible for bringing Netflix acquisitions such as Safe, Travelers, Trailer Park Boys, […]