- Terry Louise Fisher
Terry Louise Fisher (born 1946 in
Chicago, Illinois) is an Emmy Award-winning American television producer, screenwriterand novelist. [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0279809/awards Terry Louise Fisher Awards] from the Internet Movie Database]
UCLA School of Lawin 1968. She later worked for the Los Angeles District Attorney's office and moved from that into Entertainment Law. While a Los Angeleslawyer, Fisher wrote two novels, both published by the Warner Publishing Company. The first, entitled "A Class Act", was published in 1976. The second, entitled "Good Behavior", was published in 1979. Both are no longer in print. After ten years in the law field, Fisher decided to pursue her true passion of writing full-time and quit practicing law.
She began her television career as a writer and producer for the new
CBSpolice procedural " Cagney and Lacey" in 1982. Between 1983 and 1987, she wrote for other series and television films. In 1985, she left "Cagney & Lacey", but returned to the production the series' reunion films ' and ' as a writer.imdb name|0279809]
However, her most notable series was "
L.A. Law", which she co-created with famed " Hill Street Blues" producer Steven Bochco. She served as a supervising producer and writer for many of the series early episodes. Her writing for the series won her a shared Primetime Emmy Award in 1987, and two additional shared nominations in 1988.
In 1988, a legal battle with Steven Bochco led to her departure from the series, when a negotiation for her to take over Bochco's role as the series' executive producer failed, and she was banned from the set. In 2002, however, she returned to "
L.A. Laws sequel television film', similar to "Cagney and Lacey", as a writer.
Fisher took part in the production of a highly anticipated primetime soap opera pilot, entitled "Daughters of Eve", to star
Sophia Loren, during the 1995-1996 television season. However, the series was not picked up. She also worked on the afore-mentioned television films "Cagney and Lacey: The Return" (1994), "Cagney and Lacey: Together Again" (1995), and "L.A. Law: The Movie" (2002).
* [http://www.museum.tv/archives/etv/F/htmlF/fisherterry/fisherterry.htm Terry Louise Fisher at the Museum of Broadcast Communications]
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