Los Angeles native Laura Katz is the founder of L.A.-based music supervision company SUPE TROOP, where she specializes in music supervision services for all types of media. Prior to launching Supe Troop, Katz led Cutting Edge Group’s Los Angeles office’s music supervision services for feature films, TV shows, video games, and other visual media projects. In addition to creative music supervision, she oversaw music department services such as bespoke composition, clearance, licensing, soundtrack album releases, and more. Katz’s notable music supervision film credits include The Grey, That Awkward Moment, Stuck in Love, Chappaquiddick, and Big Time Adolescence. She also music supervised the Insomniac Games Xbox One game, Sunset Overdrive, which earned her a nomination for a Guild of Music Supervisors Award. Her TV projects include Cake (FXX/Hulu), The Choe Show (FX/Hulu), and The Librarians (TNT).
Additionally, Katz works with directors and producers to create opportunities for original songs in films, such as the original end title song from American Chaos, “All I Want,” by Matt Berninger (of The National) & Steph Altman, and “Requiem for a Private War” by Annie Lennox from A Private War, which was nominated for the 2019 Golden Globe for Best Original Song, Motion Picture.
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