Laura Dern has touched many audiences and critics alike with her moving and heartfelt performances. In addition to her two Oscar® nominations for Rambling Rose, and Wild, Dern has been nominated for seven Golden Globe Awards®, winning four times. As well, she is a seven-time nominee for Primetime Emmy Awards®, winning in 2017 for her role in Big Little Lies. In 2019, Dern once again portrayed Renata Klein in the second season of HBO’s Big Little Lies; she was also seen in Justin Kelly’s JT LeRoy and Ed Zwick’s Trial by Fire. Dern can be seen in Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story for Netflix, as well as Little Women, which was written for the screen and directed by Greta Gerwig.
In addition to her extensive film and television credits, Dern has been prolific in her producing career. In 2017, she established Jaywalker Pictures, a Los Angeles-based production compan founded with partner Jayme Lemons with emphasis on great storytelling in film and television.
In 2016, Dern was selected to serve on The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors.
Laura Dern is also an activist working with numerous organizations including Everytown for Gun Safety, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Oceana. She also works with legal teams representing migrant children at the border.
When: Wednesday - March 25, 2020
Schedule: 4:30pm - 6:30pm - Mix, Mingle and Nosh!
6:30 pm Conversation with Laura Dern
Where: Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark Springs Way, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Luther Burbank Box Office Business Hours
Tuesday – Sunday, 12pm – 6:00 pm
Questions: Email Ginger Hopkins or 707-526-8604