Book and lyric writer for Debbie Does Dallas The Musical - 2007.
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When it [Saving Mr. Banks
(2013) script] sold to Disney, they opened up all of their archives to me. They were amazing. They let me read all of Walt's correspondence. All his letters. Anything I wanted to look at was available for me to look at and they also introduced me to Dick Sherman, who was completely invaluable and they gave me the tapes while we were in the room. So the draft that they ...
Revealed that she wasn't able to watch Fifty Shades of Grey
(2015), because it reminded her of how her original screenplay was eventually changed by the novel's author E.L. James
and that the final script felt too much of a compromise for the screenwriter. Marcel said the difference between what she imagined and what eventually ended up on screen was too big of a mountain for her to overcome. ...