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December 23, 2013

Chip Johannessen , Writers

Chip Johannessen was born in Detroit and educated at Harvard University, where he wrote for The Harvard Lampoon. He later embarked on a short-lived career as a rock guitarist before turning his attention to writing. His past writer-producer credits include “Beverly Hills 90210,” “The X-Files” and “24.”   He also served as showrunner for “Millennium,”  “Moonlight” and “Dexter.”

Chip recently completed a J.D. at UCLA's School of Law and passed the California bar before joining “Homeland” as Executive Producer.   At “Homeland” he’s been honored to share in an Emmy, two Golden Globes and a WGA award.  He sits on the board of the Writers Guild of America, West.

Chip Johannessen was born in Detroit and educated at Harvard University, where he wrote for The Harvard Lampoon. He later embarked on a short-lived career as a rock guitarist before turning his attention to writing. His past writer-producer credits include “Beverly Hills 90210,” “The X-Files” and “24.”   He also served as showrunner for “Millennium,”  “Moonlight” and “Dexter.”

Chip recently completed a J.D. at UCLA's School of Law and passed the California bar before joining “Homeland” as Executive Producer.   At “Homeland” he’s been honored to share in an Emmy, two Golden Globes and a WGA award.  He sits on the board of the Writers Guild of America, West.

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