United States of Tara
The screenwriter and author has enjoyed great success so far! And she has much more to look forward to!
Brook Busey, better known as Diablo Cody, became an Oscar award-winning screenwriter after writing the script for 2007’s Juno. Since then, she has remained a prominent writer with her work for the films Burlesque, Jennifer’s Body, and the Showtime series the United States of Tara. Get more from Astrology.com!
The occasionally uneven series starts off on very strong footing as Tara gets help with her disorder from some unlikely friends — her alters!
The United States of Tara starts season three off on a very strong note as Tara Gregson (Toni Collette) decides to finally conquer the one thing that has always alluded her — graduating college! Too concerned with their own lives, hubby Max (John Corbett) in particular with his floundering landscape business, the family seems not to notice as Tara’s dissociative identity disorder starts to rear its head — only the alters are starting to help the fragile, yet resilant, Tara.
United States of Tara creator Diablo Cody says her newborn son has a distinctive facial characteristic.
It’s a boy for Diablo Cody! The Oscar-winning writer of Juno — the movie about teen pregnancy that made Ellen Page a star — gave birth to a son, Marcello Daniel Maurio, in Los Angeles yesterday.
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Which scripted series had you glued to the TV this season?
Hey, BFFs! We here at HollywoodLife.com make it our mission to keep you guys up-to-date on all things Hollywood, but now we need your help! Take a minute to tell us which scripted series you LOVE and which ones you want to see more of on the site. And even though most of your favorite shows are ending for the season, don’t forget some other GREAT shows like True Blood and Weeds are about to come back for the summer! Click here to vote!
Hey BFFs — don’t YOU love the many alter egos of Toni Collette’s character, Tara? We do!
Season two of the brilliant and hysterical series United States of Tara — written by Juno scribe Diablo Cody — premieres March 22 on Showtime — and after hearing star Toni Collette dish about Tara’s latest adventures with her many alter egos, we guarantee you don’t want to miss it! “I guess the difference between season one and season two, in terms of the lives of the alter [egos], is that season one they were pretty punchy and forthright and in season two, Tara is trying to get more of a hold on her life and she ultimately thinks she has gotten rid of the [others] so they start to emerge and freak her out as well,” the Australian actress, 37, says.
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Don’t miss tonight’s season premiere at 10:30 p.m. on Showtime!
If you never got around to watching the first season of Showtime’s United States of Tara, you’re really missing out! Golden Globe winner Toni Collette is back and more ridiculous than ever as Tara Gregson — a wife, mother, teenage pot head and womanizing red neck. Oh, did we forget to mention she has multiple personalities? The many sides of Tara made for a wildly entertaining first season, and after watching the season two premiere, we’re sure it’s only going to get crazier from here! Read more
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The Golden Globes are just a few hours away, but there’s still time to get those predictions in! Who will take home the gold at tonight’s big ceremony? Everyone here at HollywoodLife.com put our heads together to came up with a list of potential winners in the top categories. Have a look at our list and tell us what you think. Click here for the list!
Can you imagine Nicole being the life of the party? She was last night!
Wow! Nicole Kidman showed a totally different side of herself Jan. 16 at the annual “G’Day USA” awards dinner in LA, an event that honors and celebrates Australia’s imprint on Hollywood. In a tribute to “The Mentalist” star Simon Baker, who’s up for a Golden Globe tonight, Nicole joined hubby Keith Urban on stage for a wacky performance of Men At Work‘s 1982 hit “Down Under.” Just look at her go! Read more