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Eileen Heisler Biography

Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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


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