Jenji Kohan

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Date of Birth July 5, 1969
Place of Birth Los Angeles, California
Age 51 years old
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Jenji Kohan

Jenji Leslie Kohan is an American television writer and producer. She is best known as the creator of the Showtime comedy-drama series Weeds and the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black. She has received nine Emmy Award nominations, winning one as supervising producer of the comedy series Tracey Takes On.

Born: Jenji Leslie Kohan, July 05, 1969, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Alma mater: Columbia University
Occupation: Television writer, producer
Years active: 1994–present
Children: 3
Parent(s): Buz Kohan, Rhea Kohan
Relatives: David Kohan (brother), Jono Kohan (brother)
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About Jenji Kohan

Award-nominated writer, producer and creator of hit shows like Showtime's Weeds, and the Netflix original series, Orange is the New Black.

Before Fame

Along with many other celebrities from Los Angeles, she went to Beverly Hills High School in the posh 90210 zip code.


In 2007, she received a Producers Guild of America nomination for her work on the series, Weeds.

Family Life

She had three children with Christopher Noxon, a writer.


She created the hit series, Weeds, which starred Mary Louise Parker as the marijuana-slinging Nancy Botwin.

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Latest information about Jenji Kohan updated on January 22, 2021.