Hilary Winston is an American comedy writer, producer, and author who served as a Co-Executive Producer on " Community". She got her first big break on the NBC sitcom " My Name Is Earl" working on that show for its entire four year run. In May 2012, Sterling Publishing released a book she wrote entitled " My Boyfriend Wrote A Book About Me". The book has already been optioned for a movie with " Saturday Night Live" creator Lorne Michaels set to produce it. She recently signed a new deal with Sony Pictures Television for another two years with the company. Besides her work on " Community", she also is an Executive Producer on the ABC's sitcom " Happy Endings". Winston wrote and shot a pilot for a new show called " Happy Valley" for NBC starring Mena Suvari and Kyle Howard, but it was not picked for the 2012-2013 season. In 2013 she became Showrunner and Executive producer of the CBS sitcom " based on the Bad Teacher" 2011 film of the same name until its cancellation in 2014.
Television work Edit
" My Name is Earl"
Writer, Executive producer
2008 - 2009
Community Writer, Executive producer
2009 - 2011
" Happy Endings"
Writer, Executive Producer, Consulting producer
2011 - 2012 , 2013
" Happy Valley"
Creator, Executive producer
2012 Pilot (Not picked up)
" Bad Teacher"
Executive producer, Showrunner, writer
2013 - 2014
" Marry Me"
2014 - 2015
" Dr. Ken"
2015 - 2017
Hilary Winston appears as an extra in a number of the episodes she's written. For examples, see
Football, Feminism and You, Pascal's Triangle Revisited and The Psychology of Letting Go.
Hilary Winston signs new deal with Sony
Hilary Winston website
Revenge is Sweet: Meet Writer-Producer Hilary Winston
Deadline-Hilary Winston signs two year deal with Sony