Laurie Ulster

Writer, Editor, Producer

New York, NY

Laurie Ulster

Freelance writer specializing in entertainment, parenting, pop culture, food & chefs, Star Trek stuff, trending news, and lifestyle topics. Editor and copy editor. Supervising Producer on the Star Trek: Discovery aftershow.


Jessica Alba's Go-To Tricks for Getting her Kids to Help Out

The Honest Company founder dishes on how she's juggling life as a mom of three.
The Bump Link to Story

Interview: Ethan Peck and Anson Mount

Peck shared the advice he got from the Nimoy family & showed us some classic Spock eyebrow action. Link to Story

Kurt Vonnegut’s Daughter: 'My Dad, The Doodler'

Nanette Vonnegut gives us a glimpse into who her father really was.

INTERVIEW: Mike and Denise Okuda Talk “The Roddenberry Vault”

Mike and Denise Okuda take us into The Roddenberry Vault, giving us the highlights of their work on the secret Star Trek project. Link to Story

The Many Sides of Scott Conant

Read our espresso-fueled interview with Scott Conant.
The Chefs Connection Link to Story

Ed Cotton’s Life in Food, on TV and in the Kitchen

Executive Chef Ed Cotton talks about almost winning Top Chef, and the joys of plastic wrap.
The Chefs Connection Link to Story

INTERVIEW: Connor Trinneer Talks Math, Trip’s Pregnant “Enterprise” Days And “Star Trek: Discovery” Possibilities

He also talks about playing George W. Bush in a new Tom Cruise movie. Link to Story

TrekMovie Interview: Denise Crosby

We got a few minutes with Denise Crosby at the Star Trek Online booth at Missions New York last weekend. Link to Story

Jordan Hoffman: The TrekMovie Interview, Part 1

We sat down with Jordan to talk Trek, get the skinny on his plans for the podcast, and more. Link to Story

Jordan Hoffman: The TrekMovie Interview, Part 2

This is part 2 of our interview with Jordan Hoffman, host of Engage: The Official Star Trek Podcast. Link to Story

Celebrity Chefs' Summer Eats: Marcus Samuelsson's Swedish Hot Dogs

Marcus Samuelsson kicks off our 'Celebrity Chefs' Summer Eats' series with a taste of home.

Julian Plyter's Lower East Side

Mix in some old school New York with modern, fun cuisine on the Lower East Side.
My Fave Places Link to Story


Laurie Ulster

I'm a freelance writer, TV producer, and former website director. My writing most frequently appears at ScreenRant, TrekMovie, TheBump, Biography, and at Scary Mommy, where I've written about parenting, lifestyle, feminism, pop culture, and just about anything else. I've contributed to The Chefs Connection, Momtastic, Women at Warp, YourTango,, My Fave Places, Fuse, and Purple Clover. I'm an editor and copy editor, and I was also the Supervising Producer of After Trek on CBS All Access.



  • writing
  • editing
  • content curation
  • content strategy
  • copy editing
  • interviewing
  • entertainment coverage
  • personal essays
  • tv production
  • video