Tamaro is a television writer, series creator, executive producer and showrunner. She created and served as showrunner on the award-winning TNT series Rizzoli & Isles, which ran for seven seasons and continues to rank as one of the cabler’s biggest hits.
Over the course of her extensive career, Tamaro has sold projects to Amazon, HBO, TNT, Fox and Lifetime. Other major writing credits include Bones, Lost, CSI: NY, Line of Fire, Trauma, Tell Me You Love Me, Sleeper Cell and Law & Order: Svu. She was part of the Lost writing staff that won the WGA Award for “Best Dramatic Series,” and received an Emmy nomination for her work on Sleeper Cell.
Tamaro was named by a trade publication as one of the Top 50 Showrunners for 2010, 2011, and 2012. She is