Nominated for a WGA Award for "New Girl"
Penned the Natalie Portman sex comedy, "No Strings Attached"
Premiere of "New Girl" on Fox
Wrote a widely-circulated, yet unproduced, Fox sitcom called "Sluts"
During Barack Obama's 2008 presidential run, Meriwether was fired as a campaign volunteer for using "offensive humor" in an email.
Is part of a well-known group of female screenwriters called "The Fempire."
First produced play in college "The Touch, the Feel," starred a then unknown Zoe Kazan.
Worked as an assistant to the literary critic Harold Bloom while attending Yale.
Her father, Heath Meriwether, is the publisher of the Detroit Free Press.