Eileen Heisler

television writer

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Long-time friend and writing partner of DeAnn Heline

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Eileen Heisler and DeAnn Heline, creators of the sitcom The Middle, join Elvis Mitchell to discuss the show's seventh season.

Eileen Heisler & DeAnn Heline: The Middle

Eileen Heisler and DeAnn Heline, creators of the sitcom The Middle, join Elvis Mitchell to discuss the show's seventh season.

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