Sarah Heyward

Executive Story Editor, HBO's "Girls"

Sarah Heyward is the executive story editor for the critically acclaimed HBO series "Girls." A member of the writing staff since the show’s first season, she co-wrote the episode "Bad Friend"along with show creator Lena Dunham. Before becoming a screenwriter, Heyward attended Harvard College and received her MFA in fiction from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where she was the recipient of the Maytag Fellowship as well as the Richard Yates Short Story Prize.

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