Jon Lovett

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Birthday
17, 1982
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
17, 1982 (age 36)
Birthplace
New York

About

Screenwriter and producer who first became known as one of the creators behind the short-lived comedy series 1600 Penn. He then went on to work as a writer/producer for HBO's The Newsroom. 

Before Fame

He began his career as a speech writer for politicians like John KerryHillary Clinton, and then-President Barack Obama. He transitioned to screenwriting shortly before Obama's re-election campaign. 

Trivia

He is the co-founder of Crooked Media and has hosted the podcasts Keepin' it 1600, Pod Save America, and Lovett or Leave It. 

Family Life

Raised in a Reform Jewish family in Woodbury, Long Island, his family operated a box factory started by his grandfather. 

Associated With

He worked with Josh Gad to develop the half-hour comedy 1600 Penn