X

Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Eileen Heisler Biography

Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Profession
Producer, writer, director

Fast Facts

  • Met creative partner DeAnn Heline at the Indiana University, where they were roomates
  • Transferred to New York University after studying at Indiana University for two years
  • Her work on Doogie Howser, MD, led to a writing job on Roseanne
  • A friend of the sister of DeAnn Heline's husband introduced her to future husband Adam Wolman
  • When co-writing a script with creative partner DeAnn Heline, they usually split the acts, each one writes an act
  • Has been friends with DeAnn Heline since college and have work together ever since, including shows like Ellen, How I Met Your Mother and The Middle

Relationships

  • Adam Wolman -- Husband
  • Ben -- Son
  • Justin -- Son