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Jonathan Shapiro has spent the last 15 years writing and producing some of television's most iconic shows, including The Blacklist, The Practice, Life and Boston Legal. An Emmy, Peabody, and Humanitas Awards winner, he and David E. Kelley are the creators and executive producers of Trial, a legal thriller set to air on Amazon in 2016. In addition ... See full bio »
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 2016 Trial (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.9 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2012 The Firm (TV Series) (consulting producer - 20 episodes)
- Chapter Twenty-Two (2012) ... (consulting producer)
- Chapter Twenty-One (2012) ... (consulting producer)
- Chapter Twenty (2012) ... (consulting producer)
- Chapter Nineteen (2012) ... (consulting producer)
- Chapter Eighteen (2012) ... (consulting producer)
 2011 The Paul Reiser Show (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2007-2009 Life (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 31 episodes)
- One (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Initiative 38 (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- 5 Quarts (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- 3 Women (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Shelf Life (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
 2006-2007 Justice (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- False Confession (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Christmas Party (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Prior Convictions (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Filicide (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Shotgun (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2005-2006 Just Legal (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- The Bar (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Code (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Rainmaker (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Heater (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Body in the Trunk (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2004-2006 Boston Legal (TV Series) (supervising producer - 18 episodes)
- Race Ipsa (2006) ... (supervising producer)
- Finding Nimmo (2005) ... (supervising producer)
- Schadenfreude (2005) ... (supervising producer)
- The Black Widow (2005) ... (supervising producer)
- Death Be Not Proud (2005) ... (supervising producer)
  The Practice (TV Series) (supervising producer - 22 episodes, 2003 - 2004) (co-producer - 13 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (producer - 9 episodes, 2003)
- Adjourned (a.k.a. Cheers) (2004) ... (supervising producer)
- New Hoods on the Block (2004) ... (supervising producer)
- Comings and Goings (2004) ... (supervising producer)
- The Firm (2004) ... (supervising producer)
- The Case Against Alan Shore (2004) ... (supervising producer)
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 2016 Trial (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.9 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (creator)
 2014-2015 The Blacklist (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Ruslan Denisov (No. 67) (2015) ... (written by)
- The Judge (No. 57) (2014) ... (written by)
 2012 The Firm (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Chapter Nineteen (2012) ... (written by)
- Chapter Fourteen (2012) ... (written by)
- Chapter Nine (2012) ... (written by)
- Chapter Five (2012) ... (written by)
  The Paul Reiser Show (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 2011) (developer - 2 episodes, 2011)
- The Playdate (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Father's Occupation (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Generator ... (written by)
 2007-2009 Life (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- 5 Quarts (2009) ... (written by)
- Did You Feel That? (2008) ... (written by)
- The Business of Miracles (2008) ... (written by)
- What They Saw (2007) ... (written by)
  Boston Legal (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 2004 - 2008) (story - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2005)
- Patriot Acts (2008) ... (writer)
- The Court Supreme (2008) ... (writer)
- Gone (2005) ... (story)
- Death Be Not Proud (2005) ... (writer)
- It Girls and Beyond (2005) ... (writer)
  Justice (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2006)
- Prior Convictions (2006) ... (written by)
- Shotgun (2006) ... (written by)
- Death Spiral (2006) ... (written by)
- Crucified (2006) ... (written by)
- Addicts (2006) ... (written by)
 2005-2006 Just Legal (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Bar (2006) ... (writer)
- The Runner (2005) ... (writer)
- Pilot (2005) ... (writer)
  The Practice (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 2001 - 2003) (written by - 4 episodes, 2000 - 2004) (story - 4 episodes, 2001 - 2004) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2004)
- In Good Conscience (2004) ... (written by)
- Police State (2004) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Concealing Evidence (2003) ... (written by)
- Capitol Crimes (2003) ... (writer)
- The Making of a Trial Attorney (2003) ... (writer)
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 2001-2002 The Practice (TV Series) (story editor - 22 episodes)
- This Pud's for You (2002) ... (story editor)
- The Verdict (2002) ... (story editor)
- Evil/Doers (2002) ... (story editor)
- Eat and Run (2002) ... (story editor)
- The Return of Joey Heric (2002) ... (story editor)
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Jonathan is the founder of the Public Counsel Emergency Fund for Torture Victims. In 2010, he was appointed to a four-year term to the State of California Little Hoover Commission. See more »

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