Lareina J. Wong is a student Emmy award nominated writer/director and an alumna from USC School of Cinematic Arts — M.F.A. in Film & Television Production. Lareina was born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and immigrated to the US at a young age. The oldest of three children, she was raised in a competitive Chinese household where she graduated with her B.A. in film production from Cal State Long Beach by the age of nineteen. After, she worked with the City of Long Beach as a Content Producer for Parks, Recreation and Marine. Lareina’s interest is to tell stories about diverse communities that often deal with the struggle of cultural identity.

Lareina is currently based in Los Angeles, CA.