Kari Lizer is an American actress, writer, and producer. She was the creator and executive producer of the CBS sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine. In May 2010, CBS cancelled Old Christine after five seasons. Upon its cancellation, Lizer slammed the network and suggested the decision to cancel the show was sexist. Previously, she had been co-executive producer of Will & Grace for three years.
|Born:||26, 1961, San Diego, California, United States|
|Occupation:||Actress, producer, writer|
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About Kari Lizer
Most famous for producing and writing the five-season, multi-Emmy-nominated sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine, she is also known for her work on Will & Grace, Maggie Winters, and Benders.
Early in her career, she wrote fourteen episodes of the USA Network series Weird Science.
An actress as well as a television writer and producer, she appeared in episodes of Quantum Leap, Matlock, and The Van Dyke Show, and also guest-starred on five episodes of Will & Grace.
She was born and raised in San Diego, California. Her marriage to fellow entertainer Robert Romanus produced three children before ending in divorce.
When her series The New Adventures of Old Christine, starring former Seinfeld actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus, was canceled in 2010, Lizer accused CBS executives of dropping the female-centric show for sexist reasons.
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