ICM Partners has signed Lauren Iungerich, creator of MTV’s flagship comedy series Awkward. She was previously at WME. In addition to creating Awkward, Iungerich served as executive producer/showrunner for the series’ first three seasons. She also has had three other comedy projects go to pilot, Dumb Girls and Hot Mess at MTV and, most recently, Damaged Goods at ABC last season.
This development cycle marked Iungerich’s first hourlong sale — comedic mystery Couch Detective, executive produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, which has a put pilot commitment at ABC. Additionally, Iungerich has a hot comedy script at ABC Family.
She continues to be managed by Madhouse’s Robyn Meisinger and also repped by McKuin Frankel Whitehead.