|Born||San Francisco, United States|
|Occupation||Writer, actor, theatre director, voice artist|
|Spouse(s)||Alan Kay (1983–present)|
MacBird is a native of San Francisco, California and graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor's degree in music and a master's degree in film. She is married to computer-scientist Alan Kay.
MacBird has spent most of her career in Hollywood as a screenwriter and producer. She worked in feature film development for Universal Studios in the 1970s, won two Emmy Awards as a producer in the 1980s, and was, for ten years, the head of a firm called Creative License/SkyBird Productions. She has a number of acting and writing credits in Los Angeles theatre.
She continues to write, direct and act in theatre in Los Angeles and is a voice actor for SkyBoat Media.
- http://www.thebookseller.com/news/macbird-pen-two-new-sherlock-holmes-novels The Bookseller Announcement of MacBird Sherlockian novels
- Bonnie MacBird. Archived April 20, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. UCLA Extension Writers Program. Retrieved 8 August 2011.