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Ilene Chaiken


Ilene Chaiken was born on June 30, 1957 in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, USA. She is a producer and writer, known for The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Barb Wire (1996) and The L Word (2004). See full bio »

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Known For

The Handmaid's Tale
(2017)
Barb Wire
Barb Wire Writer
(1996)
The L Word
The L Word Producer
(2004-2009)
Empire
Empire Producer
(2015-2017)

Filmography

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 2018 Untitled L Word Sequel (TV Movie) (executive producer) (announced)
  Untitled FBI/Fox Project (TV Movie) (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2015-2017 Empire (TV Series) (executive producer - 31 episodes)
- The Lady Doth Protest (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Fool (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Toil and Trouble, Part 1 (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Unkindest Cut (2016) ... (executive producer)
- What We May Be (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2017 The Handmaid's Tale (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Night (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Bridge (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Jezebels (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Other Side (2017) ... (executive producer)
- A Woman's Place (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2014 L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Black Box (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Consequences (2014) ... (executive producer)
- The Fear (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Emotion (2014) ... (executive producer)
- I Shall Be Released (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Sing Like Me (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2013 Westside (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2011 Hail Mary (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2011 The Real L Word (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- The Pieces Fall Into Place (2011) ... (executive producer)
- The Hardest Time (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Playing with Fire (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Baby Batter Up! (2011) ... (executive producer)
- It's About to Get Juicy (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2009 The Farm (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004-2009 The L Word (TV Series) (executive producer - 70 episodes)
- Last Word (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Last Couple Standing (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Lactose Intolerant (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Litmus Test (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Leaving Los Angeles (2009) ... (executive producer)
 1990-1992 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) (coordinating producer - 22 episodes)
- Strip-Tease for Two (1992) ... (coordinating producer)
- Be My Baby Tonight (1992) ... (coordinating producer)
- Vying for Attention (1992) ... (coordinating producer)
- Those Were the Days (1992) ... (coordinating producer)
- Eyes on the Prize (1992) ... (coordinating producer)
 1988 Satisfaction (associate producer)
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DVD commentary with Jennifer Beals for The L Word: Pilot (2004).

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