Liz Meriwether

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Born: 11/30/1980 in Miami, Florida, USA

Filmography

Actor (3)

No Strings Attached 2011 (Movie)

Writer (Actor)

The Squid and the Whale 2005 (Movie)

Graduate Student (Actor)
Writer (2)

No Strings Attached 2011 (Movie)

(Story By)

No Strings Attached 2011 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (1)

New Girl 2011 - 2014 (TV Show)

Showrunner

EDUCATION

Yale University

2000 - 2004

Milestones

2012

Nominated for a WGA Award for "New Girl"

2011

Penned the Natalie Portman sex comedy, "No Strings Attached"

2011

Premiere of "New Girl" on Fox

2006

Wrote a widely-circulated, yet unproduced, Fox sitcom called "Sluts"

Bonus Trivia

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During Barack Obama's 2008 presidential run, Meriwether was fired as a campaign volunteer for using "offensive humor" in an email.

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Is part of a well-known group of female screenwriters called "The Fempire."

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First produced play in college "The Touch, the Feel," starred a then unknown Zoe Kazan.

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Worked as an assistant to the literary critic Harold Bloom while attending Yale.

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Her father, Heath Meriwether, is the publisher of the Detroit Free Press.

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