Biography

Lauren Lapkus (born September 6, 1985) is an American actress and comedian who portrayed Susan Fischer in the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black and Jess in HBO's Crashing. She has also made appearances on such television shows as Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Middle, Hot in Cleveland, and @midnight. She has appeared on many podcasts, including Comedy Bang! Bang!, improv4humans, and her own podcast With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus. She was a main cast member on the TBS original sitcom Clipped.

Lapkus grew up in Evanston, Illinois, and graduated from DePaul University in 2008 with a degree in English. After living in New York City for a little over a year, she moved to Los Angeles in 2010 to pursue an acting career.

Lauren Lapkus (born September 6, 1985) is an American actress and comedian who portrayed Susan Fischer in the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black and Jess in HBO's Crashing. She has also made appearances on such television shows as Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Middle, Hot in Cleveland, and @midnight. She has appeared on many podcasts, including Comedy Bang! Bang!, improv4humans, and her own podcast With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus. She was a main cast member on the TBS original sitcom Clipped.

Lapkus grew up in Evanston, Illinois, and graduated from DePaul University in 2008 with a degree in English. After living in New York City for a little over a year, she moved to Los Angeles in 2010 to pursue an acting career.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1985-09-06

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Wildlife as Grace Hinckley
2018 Holmes and Watson as Millie
2018 Nailed It! Holiday!(1 episode) as Guest Judge
2018 Good Girls Get High as Patty
2018 Dog Days as Daisy
2018 Harvey Street Kids(13 episodes)
2018 Craig of the Creek(33 episodes) as Mackenzie
2018 The Unicorn as Malory
2017 The Guest Book(1 episode) as Sandy
2017 Ginger Snaps(9 episodes) as Calista (voice)
2017 Adventure Time: Elements as Patience St. Pim (voice)
2017 Crashing(16 episodes) as Jess
2017 Girlfriend's Day as Cardie #2
2017 The Fun Company as Jessica
2016 Hairpin Bender as Emily
2016 Andy Richter's Home for the Holidays as Andy's Wife
2016 LEGO Jurassic World: The Indominus Escape as Vivian
2016 Opening Night as Alex Bean
2016 Netflix Presents: The Characters(8 episodes) as Herself
2016 Lucifer(1 episode) as Bree Garland/Abel
2016 The Hindenburg Explodes! as Penelope
2015 Underground Comedy as Herself
2015 Cast Party as Herself
2015 Clipped(11 episodes) as Joy
2015 Jurassic World as Vivian
2014 Rubberhead
2014 Bread and Butter
2014 Blended as Tracy
2013 Are You Here as Delia Shepard
2013 The To Do List as Girl Heckler
2013 Orange Is the New Black(13 episodes) as Susan Fischer
2012 Cleve Dixon: Terrible Detective(3 episodes) as Barbara Dietrichson
2012 Dreamworld as Sushi
2011 Manhattan Mixup as Agent Smith
2007 The Big Bang Theory(2 episodes) as Denise

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