Jenna Bans is an American writer, and producer, who serves as one of the Co-Executive Producer's, and writes the occasional episode for ABC's Scandal.
Jenna is an American Writers Guild of America award nominated screenwriter.
She got her start when she was hired as a staff writer for Jerry Bruckheimer's cancelled action series Fearless. Jenna quickly became a part of the crew on Desperate Housewives as a Story Editor in 2004; she stayed with the series until the end of it's third season. She created the short-lived ABC series Off the Map working with fellow Scandal Executive Producer, Mark Fish, which was produced by Shonda's production company Shondaland.
Scandal Writing CreditsEdit
- 1x06 – The Trail
- In 2006 she was nominated for a Writers Guild of America award for the screenplay to the Desperate Housewives episode "Next" and in 2007 she received another nomination for the episode "It Takes Two". She co-wrote both episodes together with fellow Desperate Housewives writer Kevin Murphy.