Amanda Green is a television writer/producer with over 350 hours of produced one-hour dramas. Currently, she is Co-Executive Producer of the Warner Brothers/FOX drama series, Lethal Weapon, which debuts in Fall 2016 and reboots the classic feature film franchise as a television drama.
Green began her career in law enforcement and transitioned into television writing, specializing in crime dramas that allow her to draw upon her wealth of experience in the criminal justice system.
Green was a writer/producer for eleven seasons of NBC’s long-running crime drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Green also wrote and produced the TNT’s Perception and NBC’s The Mysteries of Laura. Other television credits include Blue Bloods, Outlaw and Trial By Jury. She has also developed projects for major studios and networks including FBC, HBO, and TNT.
Green is heavily committed to mentoring the professional development of young writers in the workplace. She also teaches screenwriting at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts.
She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.