One of those readers was Mason Novick, a manager at Hollywood’s powerhouse management/production company Benderspink.
tells the story of Marlo, a mother of three including a newborn, who is gifted a night nanny by her brother," a plot synopsis said."Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging, young nanny named Tully." "We're thrilled to be teaming up with Jason for the first time after being long admirers of his witty, inspired filmmaking," Peter Kujawski, chairman of Focus Features, said in a statement.For the latter, she received a second nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay.Her first jobs were doing secretarial work at a Chicago law firm and later proofreading copy for advertisements that played on Twin Cities radio stations.Diablo Cody is an American Producer, director and Screenwriter.
Her real name is Brook Busey-Maurio but she preferred to be called as Diablo Cody, which is her pet name.Cody and her brother Marc were raised by her parents in Illinois and are still living together.Cody took her pet name from a Spanish song "EI Diablo", Diablo in Spanish means "Devil".Later, Cody achieved critical acclaim for her debut script Juno (2007), winning awards such as the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay and the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay.She is also known for creating, writing and producing Showtime's television series United States of Tara (2009–2011) and for writing and producing the films Jennifer's Body (2009) and Young Adult (2011).She graduated with a media Studies degree from University of Iowa.