"It seems a lot of people in power are not comfortable with women writing or directing. They think it's incompatible with motherhood or some other responsibility, and that freaks me out. A lot of women are doing amazing things as producers and executive producers, but on the creative side? Not as much, and that's deeply depressing."
Diablo Cody on the lack of women in creative positions in Hollywood.
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Diablo Cody also attended the 23rd Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala held at The Palm Springs Convention Center in Las Vegas this past Saturday.
Diablo showed her sexy side on the red carpet wearing a sparkling, long-sleeved gray dress with a bold necklace and some killer red lips.
Overall, a great look for Miz Diablo.
Our only critique… we'd work on that pose girl. You're gorgeous, you should show off a confidant pose on the red carpet!
[Image via FayesVision/WENN.]
Tags: awards, diablo cody, film, film festival, las vegas, palm springs
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Last month, the Writers' Guild of America East and West released the nomination list for the 2012 Writers Guild Awards…minus the film categories.
Now, the film nominees have been announced, and some of the writers being recognized include Kristen Wiig & Annie Mumolo for Bridesmaids, Woody Allen for Midnight in Paris, Diablo Cody for Young Adult, and Tate Taylor for The Help!
Check out the full list of film nominees AFTER THE JUMP!
Which films do U think had the best screenplays this year???
Tags: 2012 writers guild of america awards, annie mumolo, bridesmaids, diablo cody, kristen wiig, midnight in paris, screenplays, tate taylor, the help, wga, woody allen, writers guild of america, young adult
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The deadites are coming…but not until 2013!
Last we heard about the Evil Dead remake, Sony Pictures had made a distribution deal for the FilmDistrict/Ghost House Pictures flick.
Now, we're hearing that the film has officially been given a release date of April 12, 2013!
We've also learned some new story details! In this version of the cult classic horror flick, a group of friends travel to a remote cabin where they find the Book of the Dead. After the book is read, the group must "fight to survive when a demonic force is unleashed."
Tags: 2013, ash, book of the dead, bruce campbell, cult classic, deadites, diablo cody, evil dead, filmdistrict, ghost house pictures, horror, remake, sony pictures
Get ready for more deadites!
Back in July, we heard that Sam Raimi was planning a remake of his 1981 horror cult classic The Evil Dead!
We were kind of excited about it, especially because we'd heard that Sam was talking about making the movie for a low budget, just like he did for the original!
Now, we're hearing that Sony Pictures has made a deal to distribute the flick, which is being put together by FilmDistrict and Ghost House Pictures.
Here's what producer Rob Tapert had to say about the project in a statement:
Tags: bruce campbell, cult classic, deadites, diablo cody, distribution, filmdistrict, ghost house pictures, horror, remake, rob tapert, sam raimi, sony pictures, the evil dead
Charlize Theron doesn't want to grow up.
As reported earlier, the promotional poster for Diablo Cody's Young Adult has been revealed.
Now the first trailer for the upcoming flick has been released!
Charlize's character gets into a tiff with another woman after an accident.
But she's still able to spot a nice sweater!
Check out the video above and see the trailer for Young Adult.
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Wowsa! Between this SVH update and our gallery of 90s TV shows, we've been having a seriously nostalgic day!
Waaaaay back in March '10, we had heard that Juno writer Diablo Cody had a Sweet Valley High script in the works!
Now, progress is being made on the SVH movie, and Diablo has got some updates for us:
Tags: 80s, american graffiti, baby sitters club, diablo cody, juno, nostalgia, svh, sweet valley high, writer