|Born||Carol Denise Barbee|
May 22, 1959
Concord, North Carolina
|Occupation||Film, television actor, writer, producer|
Barbee graduated from Central Cabarrus High School in Concord, North Carolina where she did theater. She graduated from Wake Forest University with a BA in Speech, Communications and Theater Arts and later received her MFA in Acting from UCLA.:57
In 2001, Barbee wrote her first credited script for NBC's Providence, and has since written for Judging Amy (where she also served as executive producer and head writer), Close to Home, and was the executive producer for the CBS series Jericho, Swingtown, and Three Rivers and the Fox one hour drama, Touch. She served as a consulting producer and writer for TNT's Falling Skies., Hawaii Five-O for CBS and USA Networks' limited series, DIG. She is currently the Executive Producer/Showrunner of UnREAL Season 2. She is also lead writer on Netflix's new series, Raising Dion.
She is married to actor Carlos Lacámara. They have two sons, Lucas and Diego.