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Jane Espenson

Last updated 27 July 2014

Jane Espenson
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Jane Espenson

Born: Tue 14th July 1964 (age: 51)


Jane Espenson is an American script writer and television producer who has worked on both situation comedies and serial dramas. 

She had a five-year stint as a writer and producer on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and shared a Hugo Award for her writing on the episode "Conversations with Dead People". Between 2009-2010 she served on Caprica, as co-executive and executive producer for the television series. 

In 2010 she wrote an episode of HBO's Game of Thrones, and joined the writing staff for season four of  Torchwood, which aired during the Summer of 2011.