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Amy Sherman-Palladino

Screenwriter / Showrunner / Television Producer / Television Director / Film Director | * 01/17/1966 (58) | Los Angeles (United States of America (USA))
Amy Sherman-Palladino (born January 17, 1966) is an American television writer, director, and producer. She is the creator of the comedy-drama series Gilmore Girls (2000-2007), Bunheads (2012-2013), and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017-2023). Sherman-Palladino has received six Primetime Emmy Awards for her work, including Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Music Supervision, all for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. She made history when she became the first woman to win in the comedy writing and directing categories at the Primetime Emmy Awards. In 2019, she received the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television from the Producers Guild of America. Sherman-Palladino is the founder of Dorothy Parker Drank Here Productions. She is known for her trademark rapid-fire dialogue, which is often full of pop culture references, and as well for her preferred master shot film... ()

An only child, Amy Sherman-Palladino is daughter to comedian Don Sherman & dancer Maybin Hewes.Originally a dancer herself, Palladino had initially received a callback to the musical Cats, while also having a possible writing position on the staff of Roseanne in rotation. When she and writing partner Jennifer Heath were asked to join Roseanne, she put behind her dancing career -- much to her mother's chagrin, -- and began writing for television.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Amy Sherman-Palladino

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
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Movies with Amy Sherman-Palladino as Actress(1)

as herself2021 The Sparks Brothers

TV Shows/Series with Amy Sherman-Palladino as Actress(2)

Movies with Amy Sherman-Palladino as Crew(1)

Writing/Screenplay2023 The Better Woman

TV Shows/Series with Amy Sherman-Palladino as Crew(24)

Directing/Director2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Writing/Writer2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Production/Executive Producer2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Creator/Creator2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Crew/Creator2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Directing/Director2016 Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life
Production/Producer2012 Bunheads
Writing/Writer2012 Bunheads
Writing/Teleplay2012 Bunheads
Directing/Director2012 Bunheads
Writing/Story2012 Bunheads
Creator/Creator2012 Bunheads
Production/Producer2008 The Return of Jezebel James
Directing/Director2008 The Return of Jezebel James
Creator/Creator2008 The Return of Jezebel James
Writing/Writer2000 Gilmore Girls
Directing/Director2000 Gilmore Girls
Production/Producer2000 Gilmore Girls
Creator/Creator2000 Gilmore Girls
Production/Producer1997 Over the Top
Creator/Creator1996 Love and Marriage
Writing/Writer1988 Roseanne

Full Name: Amy Palladino
Born: Monday, 01/17 1966 (January) in Los Angeles (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 58 years + 180 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: North Hollywood High School
Member of: Writers Guild of America, West
Spouses (current/former): Daniel Palladino
Amy Sherman-Palladino frequently works together with these people:
Daniel Palladino (12x, Crew)
Alex Borstein (4x, Actress)
Edgar Wright (4x, Crew)
Chris Eigeman (4x, Actor)
Sean Gunn (4x, Actor)
Kelly Bishop (4x, Actress)
Jackson Douglas (4x, Actor)
Milo Ventimiglia (3x, Actor)
Emily Bergl (3x, Actress)
Janet Leahy (3x, Crew)
John Stephens (3x, Crew)
Cynthia Belliveau (3x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:59405, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 06/22/2024