STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 980 this week

Amy Sherman-Palladino


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... See full bio »

Born:

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and television shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide. Being terrified was never so much fun.

Enter if you dare

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 17 people
created 18 May 2012
 
a list of 97 people
created 25 Nov 2012
 
a list of 14 people
created 16 Nov 2014
 
a list of 4 people
created 11 Mar 2015
 
a list of 7 people
created 1 week ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Amy Sherman-Palladino's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (10 credits)
  Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (TV Mini-Series) (created by - 4 episodes, 2016) (written by - 4 episodes, 2016)
- Summer (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Fall (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Spring (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Winter (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Bunheads (TV Series) (created by - 18 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (written by - 7 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (story - 1 episode, 2012) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2012)
- Next (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- It's Not a Mint (2013) ... (creator)
- There's Nothing Worse Than a Pantsuit (2013) ... (creator)
- Take the Vicuna (2013) ... (creator)
- The Astronaut and the Ballerina (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
  The Return of Jezebel James (TV Series) (created by - 7 episodes, 2008) (written by - 3 episodes, 2008)
- Paragraph Two, Section Three (2008) ... (creator)
- I'm with Blank (2008) ... (creator)
- Sarah Takes a Bullet (2008) ... (creator)
- Needles and Schlag (2008) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (created by - 153 episodes, 2000 - 2007) (written by - 48 episodes, 2000 - 2006) (story - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2003)
- Bon Voyage (2007) ... (creator)
- Unto the Breach (2007) ... (creator)
- Lorelai? Lorelai? (2007) ... (creator)
- It's Just Like Riding a Bike (2007) ... (creator)
- Hay Bale Maze (2007) ... (creator)
  Veronica's Closet (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (head writer - 1 episode, 1999)
- Veronica's Night at the Theater (1999) ... (head writer - as Amy Sherman)
- Veronica's Favorite Year (1999) ... (as Amy Sherman)
 1996 Love and Marriage (TV Series) (created by - 8 episodes)
- Ain't No Way to Treat a Lady (1996) ... (creator - as Amy Sherman)
- Look Who's Talking Now (1996) ... (creator - as Amy Sherman)
- Pilot (1996) ... (creator - as Amy Sherman)
- Episode #1.5 ... (creator - as Amy Sherman)
- Episode #1.4 ... (creator - as Amy Sherman)
 1995 Can't Hurry Love (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Daddy's Girl (1995) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- Party Chicks (1995) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- St. Elgin Chicks (1995) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
  Roseanne (TV Series) (written by - 10 episodes, 1990 - 1994) (story by - 2 episodes, 1991 - 1992) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1992)
- Busted (1994) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- Two Down, One to Go (1993) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- Wait till Your Father Gets Home (1993) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- Good Girls, Bad Girls (1992) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
- Pretty in Black (1992) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
 1990 City (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Just a Passing Dad (1990) ... (written by - as Amy Sherman)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Actress (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Amy Sherman
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The plan on [The Return of Jezebel James] is the same as Gilmore - to write, produce, do everything. It's love. I don't believe that bull----, 'If you love it, let it go.' If you love it, stay there and make sure no one else f---s it up. See more »

Trivia:

Sherilyn Fenn was to have starred alongside Milo Ventimiglia and Rob Estes in the California-set spin-off "Windward Circle". After The WB dropped the project, Amy Sherman-Palladino wanted to work with Fenn again and wrote the character of Anna Nardini with Fenn in mind, in order to bring her back in the series. The character of Anna was originally to have a strong enough presence to be a ... See more »

Trademark:

Her work is usually executed in a screwball-comedy style, with rapid fire delivered dialogue full of obscure pop culture references. See more »

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Last Line of the Show potiphar99
Dear ASP-- It's time for a Gilmore movie! lolerinslacks88
Gossip Girl CoolAsACucumber
Amy rocks!: MiamiUnivGirl
Has Amy ripped off Sesame Street? derrickgchow
Gingerbread selahime
Discuss Amy Sherman-Palladino on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page