Aline Brosh McKenna
|From||United States of America|
|Field||Film, TV, Stage & Radio|
|Birth||2 August 1967, New Jersey|
Aline Brosh McKenna (born August 2, 1967) is a French-born American screenwriter and producer, known for her work on The Devil Wears Prada and, most recently, the television series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.
Life and career
Aline Brosh was born in France and moved with her family to New Jersey, where she lived variously in Fort Lee, Demarest and Montvale, and attended Saddle River Day School in Saddle River.
She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University, and went to New York City to seek a job in publishing. While there, she did some freelance writing work. A script she wrote during a six-week course in screenwriting at New York University helped her get an agent, and she later moved to Los Angeles, where she has seen several of her screenplays produced. She also wrote an episode of Margaret Cho's sitcom All American Girl.
Filmography as a screenwriter
|1999||Three to Tango||Co-writer||Screenplay only, written with Rodney Patrick Vaccaro|
|2004||Laws of Attraction||Co-writer||Written with Robert Harling|
|2006||The Devil Wears Prada||Writer||Nominated for BAFTA award for Best Adapted Screenplay|
|2011||I Don't Know How She Does It||Writer, executive producer||Based on the novel by Allison Pearson|
|2011||We Bought a Zoo||Co-writer||Written with Cameron Crowe, based on We Bought a Zoo by Benjamin Mee|
|2014||Annie||Co-writer||Written with Will Gluck, based on Annie by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan |
and Little Orphan Annie by Harold Gray
|1995||All-American Girl||Writer||Episode: "Young Americans"|
|2015||Crazy Ex-Girlfriend||Co-creator||Also Executive Producer|