A Time Reporter Retrained Herself and Got an NBCUniversal Deal

Lisa Takeuchi Cullen wrote her way from journalism into a TV career

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Reporter-turned-TV writer Lisa Takeuchi Cullen has been writing professionally since college. Getting there was about seizing opportunities—but it began with a twist of fate. 

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This story first appeared in the May 4, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.