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Diablo Cody

Born: Jun 14, 1978

Birthplace: Lemont

Profession: Film Producer

Nationality: United States

Diablo Cody

Date of Birth : Jun 14, 1978
Birth Place : Lemont

Brook Busey-Maurio, better known by the pen name Diablo Cody, is an American screenwriter, producer, director, author, journalist, stripper, exotic dancer and memoirist. She first became known for her candid chronicling of her year as a stripper in her "The Pussy Ranch" blog and in her memoir Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper. Later, Cody achieved critical acclaim for her debut script Juno, 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 and for writing and producing the films Jennifer's Body and Young Adult. For the latter, she received a second nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay. Her directorial debut, Paradise, was released on October 18, 2013.

Profession


  • Film Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Film director
  • Journalist
  • Author
  • Television producer
  • Stripper
  • Exotic dancer
  • Memoirist

Also known as


  • Brook Maurio
  • Brooke M. Busey
  • Brook Busey-Hunt
  • Brook Busey

Spouse


  • Dan Maurio
  • Jon Hunt

Children


  • Marcello Daniel Maurio

Awards Won


  • Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
  • BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay
  • Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay
  • Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay
  • Satellite Award for Best Original Screenplay
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Screenplay
  • National Board of Review Award for Best Original Screenplay
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