Elisa Zuritsky
Screenwriter, aspiring pro-tennis player

Elisa Zuritsky's humor and opinion pieces have been published in The New York Observer, McSweeney's, The New York Times, and Slate. Together with screenwriting partner Julie Rottenberg, she was a writer-producer HBO’s Sex and the City, where two of their episodes were nominated for Emmy Awards, and three were nominated for Writers Guild Awards. Her short film, "Civil Unions: A Love Story," premiered at the Atlanta Film Festival. She and Rottenberg are Co-Executive Producers on NBC's upcoming series, "Smash."