When Jill was just thirteen, she and her best friend donned the tightest satin pants they could find, poufed up their hair and squeezed into Candies heels, then headed to downtown Chicago in search of their one-and-only true loves forever: the members of whichever rock band was touring through town.
Jill Soloway is a comedian, playwright, feminist, Emmy-nominated TV writer and award-winning director. She was a writer for Six Feet Under for four seasons, after coming to the attention of Alan Ball when he read her short story `Courtney Cox's Asshole' (originally written as a joke for a friend). She is also the creator and writer of Transparent, inspired by her father when he came out as transgender. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two sons.