Ilene Chaiken Discusses 'The L Word,' 'The Real L Word,' Gay Marriage ...Writer, producer and director Ilene Chaiken is best known and beloved for gifting the world with "The L Word." The wildly popular, groundbreaking lesbian drama premiered on Showtime in 2004 and ran for six seasons.
The Real L Word – Season 3 Episode 7 Recap: Dream Come True ("I love ...It's all Ilene Chaiken's fault. She gave us Romi. Also? She killed Dana. Don't think we've forgotten, Ilene!