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Aline Brosh McKenna

McKenna is an award-winning filmmaker and one of the highest-grossing female screenwriters of all time. She is best known for the film adaptation of the popular novel, "The Devil Wears Prada," which garnered Writers Guild, BAFTA and Scripter award nominations. In 2014, McKenna added television to her resume when she co-created the critically acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning comedy series, "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” on which she serves as showrunner and executive producer. McKenna’s other feature film credits include the worldwide hit, "27 Dresses," "Morning Glory," "We Bought a Zoo,” and her adaptation of the musical “Annie,” which was acclaimed for its diverse cast and unique approach to updating the Broadway classic.