Nature, Film, Community, Dance
Laurel Harris is an American Actress best known by many for her portrayal of "Karla Porter," wife to Willem Dafoe in the film adaptation of Dean Koontz's best-selling novel, "Odd Thomas," directed by Stephen Sommers. Other notable performances include "Mrs Copeland" in the American Girl film, "Saige Paints the Sky," starring opposite Jane Seymour, and as the mommy-dearest-character, Helen, in "The Creep Behind the Camera."
An accomplished dancer and choreographer, Laurel was a founding member of Ormao Dance company in Colorado and trained for more than 27 years before retiring from Ballet, Jazz and Modern Dance. Her company, "Imagination in Motion" also brought the fun of dance and improvisation to school children and was a great source of pride for Ms Harris.
While Laurel has been known nationally for hosting live television programming for varied programmers, including DISH TV, maintaining lengthy spokesperson contracts for Fortune 500 companies, and voicing countless television and radio commercials, she is also an accomplished producer. She's won numerous Telly's, NATOA's and an Emmy from the Heartland Chapter for a series of notable PSA's.