The following year, she reprised her role as Dakota in the television film sequel Gentle Ben 2: Danger on the Mountain.
The film franchise established her as a prominent actress in horror, and she subsequently starred in 1992 and 1994.
In 1986, Laurence had a guest appearance as Genna in an episode of the television series.
Encouraged to explore every artistic avenue available to her she soon found her love for acting was equaled by her passion for painting.
She made her film debut in 1987 as the lead character kirsty cotton in clive barkers horror film hellraiser 1987 a role she later reprised in hellbound.