Biography

Brook Busey (born June 14, 1978), better known by the pen name Diablo Cody, is an American screenwriter, writer, blogger, journalist, and author. She was first known for her candid chronicling of her year as a stripper in her Pussy Ranch blog and her 2006 memoir, Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper. Cody achieved critical acclaim worldwide for the script of the 2007 film Juno, winning the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

A comedy-drama created by Cody, called United States of Tara, based on an idea by Steven Spielberg, was picked up for 12 episodes (including pilot) by the U.S. cable TV network Showtime, the Canadian channel The Movie Network and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. After four episodes aired, the show was renewed for a second season. Two days after the second season premiere, it was renewed for a third season.

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Brook Busey (born June 14, 1978), better known by the pen name Diablo Cody, is an American screenwriter, writer, blogger, journalist, and author. She was first known for her candid chronicling of her year as a stripper in her Pussy Ranch blog and her 2006 memoir, Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper. Cody achieved critical acclaim worldwide for the script of the 2007 film Juno, winning the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

A comedy-drama created by Cody, called United States of Tara, based on an idea by Steven Spielberg, was picked up for 12 episodes (including pilot) by the U.S. cable TV network Showtime, the Canadian channel The Movie Network and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. After four episodes aired, the show was renewed for a second season. Two days after the second season premiere, it was renewed for a third season.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Diablo Cody, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Female

Known Credits 15

Birthday 1978-06-14

Place of Birth Lemont, Illinois, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2018 Tully Writer
2015 Ricki and the Flash Writer
2013 Paradise Screenplay
2013 The Magic Bracelet Writer
2011 Young Adult Screenplay
2009 Jennifer's Body Screenplay
2009 United States of Tara (9 episodes)Writer
2007 Juno Screenplay

Acting

2018 Be Natural as Herself
2009 A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers as Herself
2009 Teen Spirit: Teenagers and Hollywood as Herself
2009 Jennifer's Body as Melody Lane Drinking Woman
2008 Sincerely Yours as Herself
2008 90210 (1 episode) as Herself
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode)

Production

2018 Tully Producer
2015 Ricki and the Flash Producer
2011 Young Adult Producer
2009 Jennifer's Body Executive Producer
2009 United States of Tara (36 episodes)Producer

Creator

2016 One Mississippi Creator
2009 United States of Tara Creator

Directing

2013 Paradise Director

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