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“Young Adult” scribe Diablo Cody says early Oscar buzz “freaks me out” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You see? We’re not the only ones backing off of making bold predictions for Oscar contenders that’ve yet to screen. Even Diablo Cody, writer of Jason Reitman’s anticipated “Young Adult,” says she’s a little freaked out seeing their film on Oscar prognosticators’ lists, given the fact that[...]

Jason Reitman’s “Young Adult” gets awards-friendly December date

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: We’re picking up a few more details on “Young Adult,” which reunites “Juno” director Jason Reitman with screenwriter Diablo Cody, and stars Charlize Theron and comedian Patton Oswalt. The story follows a young adult author (Theron) who returns to small-town Minnesota in the hopes of reclaiming her happy[...]

Jason Reitman-Diablo Cody comedy goes to Paramount

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Their first collaboration put them both on the Hollywood map, furthered the skyrocketing careers of Ellen Page and Michael Cera, helped open doors that led to “Up In the Air” (and, sadly, “Jenifer’s Body”), and carried one of them to the podium on Oscar night. Now Jason Reitman[...]

Diablo Cody – Jason Reitman “Young Adult” to grow at Paramount

HollywoodNews.com: Indie-financed “Young Adult,” the new film from director-writer combo Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody, has found a home at Paramount Pictures. The studio picked up worldwide rights; film is being bankrolled by Mandate Pictures. Paramount handled Reitman’s “Up in the Air” last year which was nominated for six Oscars. “Young[...]

Diablo Cody-Jason Reitman ‘Young Adult’ comedy nabs Wilson, Oswalt

HollywoodNews.com: Patrick Wilson and comedian Patton Oswalt have been added to the cast of “Young Adult,” the new Jason Reitman black comedy. “Adult” reteams Reitman with his “Juno” Oscar-winning scribe Diablo Cody. The film goes before the cameras in Minnesota and New York next month. Mandate is financing the[...]

Diablo Cody’s pilot ‘Breadwinner’ cashes in at Fox

HollywoodNews.com: Oscar winning screenwriter Diablo Cody has sold a comedy pilot to Fox entitled “The Breadwinner.” Recently, it was also announced she was teaming up with Jason Reitman again on another feature called “Young Adult” which will star Charlize Theron. The plot for “Breadwinner” is being kept under wraps according to The[...]

Charlize Theron joins up with ‘Juno’ team

HollywoodNews.com: “Juno” power team, director Jason Reitman and Oscar winning scribe Diablo Cody plan to film “Young Adult” with Charlize Theron in the lead. Mandate snapped up Cody’s script in March, however, “Young Adult” marks Reitman’s first project since directing “Up in the Air.” Cody first worked with Reitman on[...]

‘Juno’ screenwriter Diablo Cody is a new mom

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Juno’ screenwriter Diablo Cody has become a mom for the first time after giving birth to son Marcello. The 32-year-old star and husband Dan Maurio welcomed their little boy on July 27 after announcing the news they were expecting in April. She wrote on ‘Twitter’: “We had our[...]

Lindsay Lohan won’t be licking Carvel ice cream any time soon

HollywoodNews.com: Oh, Lindsay Lohan, please get better. We’re all rooting for you. Why? Because you know you’ve hit the bottom of stardom when Carvel ice cream revokes your celebrity privileges. Turns out Lohan was given a Carvel ‘Black’ Card giving her all the Cookie Puss ice cream cake[...]