Liz Alper

Liz Alper

Liz Alper – TV Writer

Q:  Who is Liz Alper?
A:  Liz is a staff writer on CHICAGO FIRE.

Q:  What has Liz done?
A:  Prior to landing a staff writing position on CHICAGO FIRE with her writing partner Ally Seibert (the writing duo known as “Robot Camel”), Liz was the showrunner’s assistant for David Shore (HOUSE M.D., BATTLE CREEK).  She got her start as a writers’ assistant on HOUSE M.D. and has also served as a script coordinator on MONDAY MORNINGS for David E. Kelley.  Liz is a graduate of Emerson College, originally hails from Pawtucket, Rhode Island and is the (self-proclaimed) “World’s Worst Stapler”.

Q:  Where can I find Liz?
A: Liz is on Twitter and on IMDb.




TV writer (and former writers’ and showrunner’s assistant) Liz Alper explains how she got her first job on a TV show, what skills are invaluable to have as a writers’ assistant, how common it is for writers’ assistants to be allowed to pitch episode ideas, offers advice for aspiring TV writers not living in L.A. and much more.


20Q INTERVIEW with Liz Alper

Twenty things you (probably) didn’t know about TV writer, Liz Alper.