Merrill Markoe

Biography: Merrill was born in New York. But, she only lived there 3 years before her family moved away. They would move 5 times before settling near San Francisco.

She attended the University of California at Berkley, where she graduated with a Masters in art. She taught at USC for one year and then began taking film s. She, then, abandoned art and began her writing career for television.

After writing for a string of failed variety shows, Merrill finally hit the big time when she signed on as a writer for David Letterman. She stayed there 6 years before deciding she'd written as many skits as she possibly could.

After examining all of her possible career choices, she began an eclectic career of local news, essay writing, and the occasional TV appearance.

Merrill Markoe's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 78
Highest Metascore: 78 TV Nation: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 78 TV Nation: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Sex and the City: Season 2 Jun 6, 1999 Writer 8.3
tbd TV Nation: Season 2 Jul 21, 1995 Herself (Correspondent)(1994) tbd
78 TV Nation: Season 1 Jul 19, 1994 Herself (Correspondent)(1994) tbd
tbd Moonlighting: Season 5 Dec 6, 1988 Writer tbd
tbd It's Garry Shandling's Show: Season 2 Oct 25, 1987 Writer tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 6 Sep 14, 1987 Writer tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 5 Sep 29, 1986 Writer tbd