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Michelle Ashford

creator/executive producer Masters of Sex; writer The Pacific, John Adams, Boomtown

Michelle is the creator and executive producer of the Showtime drama MASTERS OF SEX.  She has written for the HBO miniseries JOHN ADAMS and THE PACIFIC.  She recently adapted UNDAUNTED COURAGE, the Stephen Ambrose account of the Lewis and Clark expedition, also for HBO.  She is currently working on an adaptation of OPERATION MINCEMEAT, a non-fiction spy story set in WWII, in addition to adapting THE SKIES BELONG TO US, another non-fiction story about the golden age of hijacking.  She has written numerous pilots, both network and cable, and her other series credits include BOOMTOWN, LA DOCTORS, and NEW YORK NEWS.