Lauren Tempest (’08)

Based in Los Angeles, Lauren Tempest has worked at Hulu since 2015 and currently leads the Scripted Television acquisitions group for the Content Partnerships team. Before joining the Hulu team, Tempest worked with NBCUniversal’s USA Network program acquisitions group for six years. She is a 2008 Bates College graduate with a B.A. in History and Philosophy. Tempest explains that it is critical to understand the business side of the entertainment industry in order to have an acute awareness of the way things work in Hollywood. (Written by Clemmy Callaway ‘20)