The Female Lead:
Secrets Of Their Success:
Every now and then a credible Indie film comes along that breaks into the mainstream and enters the public consciousness in a major way. And, if we’re lucky, it’s a film that is also brilliantly quotable.
With teenage pregnancy becoming more and more of an issue, Juno – and more to the point, writer Diablo Cody – addressed the subject head-on, and did it in a cool, clever and comical way. The film made a star of Cody, who went on to win the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for her script, while launching the career of the excellently sassy and hip Ellen Page along the way.