Carrie Kemper

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Carrie Kemper
Born United States
Occupation Television writer, novelist
Years active 2007–present

Carrie Kemper is an American television writer and novelist who worked as a staff writer on the NBC sitcom The Office. She is the younger sister of actress Ellie Kemper.

Career[edit]

Television work[edit]

Kemper worked as a staff writer on The Office from the beginning of the show's seventh season. [1] She wrote an episode entitled "Ultimatum". [2] In 2010, Kemper and 21 other writers shared a Writers Guild of America award nomination for their work on The Office.[3] She also wrote the eighth season episode "Spooked" and season nine's "The Whale" (which she had a cameo in as Jan Levinson's assistant Molly) and "Junior Salesman".

In 2013, she had a brief appearance in the Arrested Development episode "Smashed" as Mrs. Astronaut Lovel.

In 2014, she joined Silicon Valley as a writer and producer for season 2.[4]

Novel[edit]

Monday Sessions, Kemper's first novel, co-written with her sister, is a fictional collection of diary entries and notes by Dr. Amy Rice, a thirty-something therapist who becomes fascinated with her patients' lives. It was due to be published in spring 2012, but as of November 2016, it hasn't been published.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sittenfeld, Curtis. "Profile: Ellie Kemper, Star of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt". HWD. Retrieved 2017-01-26. 
  2. ^ Rawson, Margaret. "Production and writing staff of 'The Office' talk comedy, careers". Stanford Daily. Retrieved 2017-01-26. 
  3. ^ Lum, Linny (December 8, 2010). "Writers Guild of America announce 2011 nominations". Hollywood News. Retrieved May 7, 2011. 
  4. ^ Miller, Jenni. "How *Silicon Valley* Finally Got Women Right". Retrieved 2015-08-31. 
  5. ^ Stanhope, Kate (June 24, 2010). "The Office's Ellie Kemper to Write Comedic Novel with Sister". TV Guide. Retrieved May 7, 2011. 

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