Speaker Kerry Ehrin

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Kerry Ehrin

Creator, Showrunner, Executive Producer, The Morning Show (Apple)

The first writer with whom Apple signed an overall deal, Kerry Ehrin is the showrunner and executive producer of the Golden Globe-nominated Apple TV+ series The Morning Show, starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon, which debuted November 1, 2019, as part of the streaming service's launch. The series is currently in production on its second season, and will return later this year.

Ehrin most recently served as co-creator, executive producer, and showrunner of the Emmy-nominated and critically acclaimed series Bates Motel, which featured Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore in the iconic roles of Norma and Norman Bates, and aired for five seasons on A&E. 
Prior to that, she was a writer and producer on Friday Night Lights and Parenthood, and has received numerous Emmy and WGA nominations, as well as four AFI Awards.  
A native of Los Angeles, Ehrin studied playwriting at UCLA and was mentored at an early age by the legendary science fiction writer Richard Matheson.

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