What? You haven’t heard of her? You will. She’s one busy writer, working on scripts for ROBOT CHICKEN and ALLEN GREGORY, and as an actress Rachel’s appeared on HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER.
More importantly for TVWriter™ purposes, Rachel is also the writer and star of FUCK ME, RAY BRADBURY, a music video that as of this writing has over 2,175,000 Youtube hits.
Oh, and she just happens to have closed a deal to co-create and write (with Aline Brosh McKenna, who’s not exactly a slouch herself) a Showtime sitcom called CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, which has a lot of attitude in common with her Bradbury video.
Would any of this have happened without the video? I dunno. But I do know that it had everybody I showed it to laughing out loud, which, after all, is what comedy writing is supposed to do. But you probably want to see for yourself. So: