Quote: "Oprah is so cool. She's very fun to talk to and down to earth. I think the public sees a really polished Oprah when the Oprah that I met, it's like, 'Do you want to go get a burrito?' Like a really chill, cool Oprah." Screenwriter Diablo Cody on working with Tv titan Oprah Winfrey. The two are executive producing a Tv comedy based on psychiatrist/author Dr. Julie Holland's book, Moody B**ches, which explores the pros and cons of taking prescription drugs.
Fact: Jessie's Girl singer Rick Springfield is to rock out with Meryl Streep in Oscar-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody's new movie. Springfield will play one of Streep's bandmates in Ricki & the Flash, about a washed-up rock star trying to reconnect with her kids. The rocker isn't new to acting - he played Dr. Noah Drake on U.S. daytime soap General Hospital, and he has appeared on shows like Californication and Hawaii Five-0.
Fact: Rock Of Ages co-stars Russell Brand and Julianne Hough are reuniting once more for Diablo Cody's directorial debut. The pair will star in the as-yet-untitled drama about a woman who parties in Las Vegas after surviving a plane crash.
Quote: "I'm not the kind of woman who gets a pedicure and a peanut brittle sundae and cries." Juno screenwriter Diablo Cody isn't a 'girly' girl.
Tweet: "I'm not 'secretly married'. I married Dan last summer. Took wedding photos in Times Square, which is pretty much the opposite of secretive." JUNO screenwriter Diablo Cody laughs off reports she covered up her 2009 wedding to DAN MAURIO. Cody announced on Tuesday (06Apr10) she's expecting the couple's first baby.