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(She/Her)Area Head of Episodic Television, Department of Dramatic Writing
Robin Epstein is a screenwriter and novelist who began her career as a stand-up comic. Currently the Area Head for Episodic Television in the Department of Dramatic Writing at NYU, Robin is excited to be directing her own film projects in the summer of 2022.
Robin Epstein is a screenwriter and novelist who began her career as a stand-up comic. In addition to her work as a television and video game writer, “God Is In the Pancakes” (Dial), Epstein’s award-winning YA novel, is currently being adapted for the screen. She also wrote H.E.A.R. (Soho Teen), and the 8 book “Groovy Girls” series for Scholastic, co-authored several of the best-selling “Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbooks” for Chronicle, the nonfiction legal guidebook, “So Sue Me, Jackass!: Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls That Can Come Back to Bite You at Work, at Home, and at Play” (Plume) and the novel, “Shaking Her Assets” (Berkley). A contributor to “This American Life” on NPR, Epstein has freelanced for the “New York Times,” “Quartz,” “Medium,” and other publications.
- Professional Credits
- WHAT ABOUT JOAN, ABC, Story Editor/Staff Writer;
CLUED IN, Oxygen Network, Head Writer;
VIDEO GAMES - Lead Writer on the following titles:
“Tycoon City: New York,” “Snoops,” “Barbie Diaries High School Mystery,” and the gamification of the Fox TV show, “The O.C.”
- Professional Groups
- Other Professional Groups
- NYWIFT Committees
- New Works Lab, Writers Group
- Content Types
- Children's Media, Narrative Features, Episodic Comedy/Sitcom
- Director, Writer
- Business Types
- Countries Worked In
- United States
- Other Countries Worked In
- Foreign Languages Spoken
- Other Languages Spoken
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