Karen McCullah – Screenwriter and Novelist
Q: Who is Karen McCullah?
A: Karen is a top Hollywood screenwriter having written or co-written scripts for such hit films as Legally Blonde, The Ugly Truth and Crazy Kind of Love. Her films have earned over half a billion dollars in worldwide box office. She is a graduate of James Madison University and prior to her screenwriting career, worked numerous jobs in public relations, finance and furniture painting.
In addition to her feature film work, Karen has also written the highly acclaimed novel, The Bachelorette Party, which received an “A” grade from Entertainment Weekly and called “uproarious” by US Weekly.
Twenty things you (probably) didn’t know about Legally Blonde & Ugly Truth screenwriter, Karen McCullah.
We talk to screenwriter/novelist Karen McCullah about adapting novels for the screen, working with a writing partner, making an action franchise female friendly and what the funniest piece of furniture is.