Olivia DeLaurentis, raised in Agoura Hills, California, had her self-produced comedy shorts in the L.A. Film Fest, SoHo International Film Festival, the New York Documentary Emmys, where she won the Mike Wallace Scholarship Award, and more. Olivia majored in Film & Television at UCLA, where she and Syd Heller and launched their sketch comedy YouTube channel, Barely Legal Comedy, on which they write, produce, direct, edit and star in fast-paced sketches. From 2016-2017, the duo won several live comedy competitions, wrote and performed for After Dark with Julian Clark on Amazon, and made an original web series, Sugar Babies.
Olivia has acted in Netflix’s hit series Prank Encounters, Fox’s The Cool Kids, and Nickelodeon’s Henry Danger. In 2019, Olivia and Sydney then sold Apocalypse Goals, an original comedy series about surviving an alien apocalypse with a basic millennial skillset, to Snapchat. Syd and Olivia created, wrote, directed, edited, and starred in the Snapchat series, which garnered millions of unique views and has been picked up for a second season. They also co-host Unpolished, an online series by Vin Di Bona Productions, which has also bought two new shows from the duo, Make It Fashion and Just Peachy that will premiere on the AFV Family Roku channel. Most recently, Syd and Olivia sold the first season of a new Snapchat Original series, Stir Crazy, which is a ten episode "social distancing" comedy that the duo is producing remotely during quarantine. Recently having been represented by Gersh, Syd and Olivia have also written a pilot that they are preparing to pitch to production companies and networks soon.
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NEW YORK NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMYS 2014
Olivia DeLaurentis Mike Wallace Memorial Scholarship Acceptance Speech