Teresa O'Neill
Teresa O'Neill
Teresa O'Neill served as both a writer and story editor for "Night Court" in Seasons 3 and 4.
General Information
Gender: Female
Comedy writer / TV producer
Appearances/Series information
Involved with: Night Court
Job on series: Story editor, 22 episodes, Seasons 3 & 4
Writer, 6 episodes, Seasons 3 & 4

Teresa O'Neill is a Los Angeles based comedy writer/producer. She has written for numerous Emmy Award winning television sitcoms and hour long shows including Home Improvement, Becker, The John Larroquette Show, and Coach. She was the first female writer on the sitcom Night Court. Teresa wrote six episodes, beginning with the episode "Mac and Quon Le: No Reservations" in Season 3; the final episode which she wrote was Season 4's "Paternity". She also served as a story editor in 22 episodes in Seasons 3 and 4, as well.

Teresa has written, produced and developed shows for ABC, CBS, NBC, Twentieth Century Fox TV, Paramount TV, Lifetime and the Disney Channel. Teresa is a graduate of USC with degrees in Cinema/TV and an MFA in Professional Writing. She currently teaches TV writing and humor writing in the Master of Professional Writing Program at USC. She also does occasional radio commentaries for "Free Forum" on KPFK. She is currently working on a collection of humorous essays.

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