Allison Wasserman

Allie Wasserman is a Director of Original Programming at HBO, where she is part of the scripted comedy team that identifies, develops, and oversees the production of original half-hour series. She was named to this position in August 2020. She currently works on BETTY, from Crystal Moselle, and HOW TO WITH JOHN WILSON, from filmmaker John Wilson and executive producer Nathan Fielder, as well as BARRY and the upcoming series THE BABY from Sian Robins-Grace. Allie joined HBO as Casey Bloys’ assistant in August 2015, working for him through his promotions from Head of Comedy to President of Series, Late Night, and Specials, to President of Programming. Prior to HBO, Allie worked for a Motion Picture Talent agent at UTA after moving over with the comedy group from CAA in March 2015. She graduated with a BA in Radio/Television/Film and English Literature from Northwestern University in June 2014.