A Canadian screenwriter who is best known for her exceptional work as a co-screenplay writer of the popular science fiction action thriller movie ‘District 9’ for which she was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay at the 82nd Academy Awards. She graduated from Vancouver Film School's Writing for Film and Television program. In 2006 she started her career by screenwriting Idealogue short action movie Adicolor Yellow. In a interview she told that she wants to work on her own projects not for someone else.
Exploring about her personal life, she is already married to her loving husband who is very supportive to her. She has worked in many projects in collaboration with her husband. Chappie, a science fiction comedy movie is the collaboration project of theirs. She seems very happy with her husband and till now there has been no reports of any kind of divorce or extra marital affair from both sides which also suggest that they are very faithful towards each other. Together they are parents of one beautiful daughter.