Lauren Ireland

Bio

Lauren Ireland is a graduate of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she studied Drama and Documentary Film. Lauren regularly performs at UCBT-NY after graduating from the improv program in 2012. Since then, she became a founding member of Pop Roulette, and Garlic Jackson. Independent of those groups & her viral video collaborations with Paul Gale Comedy (The Today Show, HLN, Fuse TV), Lauren Ireland’s writing, directing and acting have appeared on Time Magazine, MTV, Above Average, Splitsider, Huffington Post Comedy, Nylon Magazine, Cosmo, and Jezebel. She currently works as a producer / writer / director for Elite Daily, occasionally submitting to the humor section. For snippets of Lauren’s other work, check her out on instagram / twitter @laureneireland www.lauren-ireland.com

The Perfect Boyfriend For Your Zodiac Sign: Gemini Edition

By Lauren Ireland
As a Gemini woman, you know your personal drill. You're an air sign through and through -- curious, adaptable, energetic, imaginative and witty -- which sometimes gives you a bad rap in the zodiac for being wishy-washy. So when it comes to dating,…

5 Stages Of Running Into Your Ex's New Girlfriend For The First Time

By Lauren Ireland
You don't miss your ex. In hindsight, he was an atrocious specimen of stunted growth. What even WAS his name? Exactly. You forgot, we forgot and, baby, you're free from that insecure dude now. That is until you spy his new girlfriend while getting…

5 Stages Everyone Goes Through When Trying To Make A Budget

By Lauren Ireland
You're a hot, young, Millennial thing. And boy do you love to YOLO -- on your way to work, to see friends, to drink at the bar. Every. Single. Friggin'. Day. But sometimes the bill on your fun night out is over 100 dollars, and you have to face the…

The 5 Stages Of Getting Invited To A Destination Wedding

By Lauren Ireland
Sometimes, checking the mail can be pretty exciting. You may get the spring catalog for Madewell or, even better, a surprise package someone ordered for you! Or, you get an invitation to your best gal pal's destination wedding, and before you know…

The 5 Stages We All Go Through When Making A Booty Call

By Lauren Ireland
It's Friday night. You're out with your friends, the drinks are pouring and everything is an absolute blast -- until both of your friends decide it's time to go home (with each other), and it's only 9:30. Total buzzkill. So, what do you do? Do you…

The Struggles Every Girl Goes Through When Binge-Watching Her Favorite Show

By Lauren Ireland
It was just your average day. The sun rose and set, and you went to Keri's party and decided it was time to leave -- until you were two steps out the door and overheard strangers talking about the newest season of "House of Cards." Um, no spoilers,…

The Crazy Thoughts Every Girl Has When Stalking Her Ex On Social Media (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
It’s been such a nice day -- brunch with your best gal pals, bottomless drinks with your Benedicts and then BAM! Someone checks Instagram and low and behold, your nice Sunday catch-up has turned into a brunch about YOUR EX AND THAT BITCH HE HAS HIS…

The Struggles Every Girl Goes Through When Meeting Her Boyfriend's Parents

By Lauren Ireland
Things are going swimmingly. Perfect, really. You're a couple months in, and you've passed all the hurdles with ease: labeling the relationship, staying over at his house for the first time, meeting and getting along with his friends, telling each…

These Are The 5 Stages Of Going On An Awkward Double Date (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
It's not that you don't like your boyfriend's friends; you do. All of the group outings with his pals were nice times -- the time you guys saw "Minions" as a joke, the time you saw the Yankees get slaughtered and the time you had movie trivia night…

The Emotions Every Girl Has When Taking A Sh*t At Her BF's For The First Time (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
Aren't afternoon dates the absolute best? You're sitting there, enjoying the latest international documentary on Netflix with your new boyfriend and life, dare we say, is good. Until it hits you... and it's more than a cramp. What's the protocol in…

A Letter From The Oscar Board On Why 'Carol' Was Totally Snubbed

By Lauren Ireland
To the American public, We wanted to take the time today to address the uproar over the rejection of Todd Haynes' "Carol" from the Best Picture Category by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. After much consideration and debate, we came…

All The Outrageous Emotions A Girl Goes Through When Her Period's Late (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
Oh, no. It's the 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th... and it's official, you're three days late on your period. OK! No big! There's always, um, a reason! Maybe your hormones got messed up! You were stressed this month! Or maybe you gained…

'Funemployment?' The Struggles You Go Through After Getting Laid Off (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
You're living the Millennial dream. You've got your awesome friends, your killer apartment and your great job. Well, actually, we need to have a chat about that… So you've got your awesome friends, your killer apartment and no job. That's fine!…

This Is What Donald Trump Probably Thinks About The Golden Globes

By Lauren Ireland
This morning I heard about yesterday's Golden Globe nominations. As I, Donald Trump, your Republican Presidential Candidate hopeful, have said time and time again: Let's make America Great Again. And in order to do that, we have to eliminate all…

9 Reasons You Shouldn't Sexualize Canada's New, Very Hot Prime Minister

By Lauren Ireland
Last week, Canadians breathed a huge sigh of relief when Justin Trudeau was appointed prime minister. His ascendency to power has effectively overturned the conservative government that has been in place for 10 plus years, leaving my colleagues and…

The Struggles Every Girl Goes Through On Her Birthday (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
Ask any Millennial and you'll get the same response: Birthdays are holidays. No questions asked. And to not celebrate in the slightest way? National treason. Who doesn't look forward to their special birthday treats at their favorite coffee shop? Or…

How Every Girl Reacts The Moment After Getting Dumped (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
It happened. Mr. Perfect broke up with you. We've all be there (and we send our deepest condolences, sister-friend). A break-up blow is often a downward spiral of binge eating, binge watching Netflix and more binge eating. You're desperate for…

Crazy Thoughts Every Girl Has When Going Through Her Boyfriend's Phone (Video)

By Lauren Ireland
You've got the perfect new boyfriend! Yay! He's cute, smart and loves that you LOVE "Real Housewives." He's literally sent from above. But then that little doubt creeps in: Who is he texting? What could possibly be so funny? In the high court of…

7 Ways To Shadily Creep On Your Secret Work Bae Throughout The Day

By Lauren Ireland
Sometimes, being a working girl can be tough. On those days that feel endless, it's nice to know your secret bae is around the corner of your office, totally unaware of the passion throbbing in your 9-to-5 heart. Below, I've enclosed seven effective…

My Friend Karen Got Bed Bugs And This Is What We Learned

By Lauren Ireland
Summer’s almost over, and you know what that means: Bed bug season is upon us! One of my dear friends recently got bed bugs, and after one long, wine-induced conversation, we came to the following 11 conclusions about life, love and the pursuit of…