Lauren Lopez (born March 8, 1986) is an American actress, singer, and author from Royal Oak, Michigan. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California. Lopez is best known for starring as Draco Malfoy in the fan-parody musicals, A Very Potter Musical(2009), A Very Potter Sequel (2010) and A Very Potter Senior Year (2012) with Joey Richter, Bonnie Gruesen and Darren Criss, created by University of Michigan theatre group, StarKid Productions. In addition, she has portrayed Tanya Freemont in the web-series Little White Lies, Commissioner Gordon, Calender Man, Evil King Arthur, and Green Arrow in Holy Musical B@man!; Taz and Buggette Buggington in Starship, Monkey and Maleficent in Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier, and Son in The Trail to Oregon!, Zazzalil in Firebringer. In 2016, she joined The Tin Can Brothers in their first full length musical, Spies are Forever, as Cynthia Houston and Mrs. Mega while also being the choreographer. She also performed on The SPACE Tour along with several fellow Starkids. In 2012, Lopez performed in Starkid's Apocalyptour. In addition to acting, she wrote a cookbook, entitled These Treats Don't Suck.

Lauren played Emma in StarKid's 11th show, The Guy Who Didn't Like Musicals! which debuted in 2018.


Her 11 year old chihuahua, Diane, is her biological daughter.