9. Terence WinterCreated:
Boardwalk Empire Pedigree:
The Sopranos Youd be surprised he worked on:
Sister, Sister, Flipper and Xena the Warrior Princess Another veteran of The Sopranos who went on to write a magnificent show, Winter graduated from law school and worked at a prominent Manhattan law firm before realizing he was meant to be writing. He moved to Los Angeles without a friend or a job, and constantly wrote, working his way to writing for one of the greatest shows of all time.