Brook Busey Maurio was born on June 14th 1978. She is much better known by her pen name Diablo Cody. She is an American screenwriter, producer and director. Cody first came to fame when she started blogging about the year she spent working as a stripper. A few years later, she achieved critical acclaim for her debut script Juno. She won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.
Cody is also well-known for creating, writing and producing Showtime's television series United States of Tara. In addition, it is worth mentioning that her directorial debut, "Paradise", was released on October 18th 2013.