Zoe Kazan

Zoe Kazan is the author of the plays Absalom, We Live Here, and Trudy and Max in Love; and the screenplays for the films Ruby Sparks (Independent  Spirit Award nomination for Original Screenplay), Wildlife, and the mini-series The Secret History of Wonder Woman.  As an actress she has appeared on Broadway in Come Back, Little Sheba (Clarence Derwent Award), The Seagull (Drama Desk Award nomination), and A Behanding in Spokane; and off-Broadway in Angels in America, Parts I and II; 100 Saints You Should Know (Lucille Lortel and Drama Desk Award nominations); as well as in productions with the Roundabout Theatre Company, The New Group and Manhattan Theatre Club.  Her film credits include the upcoming summer release The Big Sick, The Monster, The F Word, Ruby Sparks,It’s Complicated (National Board of Review, Best Ensemble Award), The Exploding Girl (Tribeca Film Festival, Best Actress Award), Me and Orson Welles, and Revolutionary Road.  She was nominated for an Emmy Award for her performance in HBO’s “Olive Kitteridge” and also appeared in HBO’s “The Deuce” and “Bored to Death,” and in the NBC series “The Medium.”