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Laura Bierce was an American supermodel dubbed the "Hollywood Gem". Laura was a victim of the 2014 Sonido de Tortuga Island Incident, which saw the deaths or zombification of a number of visitors to the island taking part on the fourth season of Idol Survival.
Laura arrived on Sonido de Tortuga with the rest of Idol Survival's game show contestants and crew onboard the White Castle yacht. Unbeknownst to most, the show's current producer, Mike D. Seaman, was in the pay of Sheng-Ya Pharmaceutical to track down an abandoned Umbrella laboratory on the island, with the personal desire of sacrificing everyone else to an escaped Bio Organic Weapon on live TV to attract the attention of bioterrorists.AD Tominaga explored the jungle and found an infected Coco, he then ran straight into Laura. Taken aback by his unexpected arrival, Laura notices that Tominaga is frightened. She asks him about the matter and he mentions that he saw a zombified Coco. She looked into the bushes and did not see anything. Assuming it was his imagination she slaps him for sexually harassing her and walks off. After the competition starts, Laura notices a person and her cameraman investigates only to get eaten by a zombie. Laura recalls what Tominaga said and believes this island is filled with zombies. she tries to run back to the camp only to find out that it's overrun with them.
After seeing them, Laura realized that she needs to fight in order to survive. She then spots a shovel and uses it effectively and kills many zombies in the process. However, she is grabbed by one but she is saved by Brown, the idol survivor instructor. She then spots Alex in a costume and they each try to make it back to the boat and look for more weapons. When they reach it, they realize Alex was followed by zombies and they use the weapons that Brown has in order to fight them off . While killing them, they realized they were low on ammo and were cornered. They climbed on top of the ship to get away, Alex loses hope and commits suicide. Brown is grabbed by the leg and Laura is the only one on top she kills a few more zombies and then throws the gun. Laura successfully jumps in the ocean and finds Brown is okay but unconscious they flee back to land.