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Diablo Cody did – going on to win an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for the movie “Juno.”
Of course, writing a screenplay is more than just a fill-in-the-blanks exercise. But getting the format right is important.
Cody initially bought a finished script at a bookstore to serve as a guide. But her agent intervened, suggesting that she buy the script-writing software developed by Final Draft – titled, appropriately, Final Draft.
“I said, `This had better be worth it. I had no money. Im really glad I bought it,” she told Variety columnist Anne Thompson.