Quick Facts of Aline Brosh McKenna
Aline Brosh AKA Aline Brosh McKenna is an American Screenwriter who also produces and directs. Famous for writing The Devil Wears Prada, she also helped in co-creating Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.
In this capsule, we discuss Aline’s early life, career, relationships, affairs, net worth, and her overall life history. Let us take a deep dive down her life.
Aline Brosh Early Life
Aline Brosch was born to a Jewish family on August 2, 1967, in France. Later, she moved with her family to New Jersey where she first lived in Fort Lee, Demarest and then in Montvale. There, she attended Saddle River Day School. Years later she graduated from Harvard University.
— Aline Brosh McKenna (@alinebmckenna) June 13, 2018
After completing her graduation, Brosh moved to New York City where she did some freelance writing as she was in search of a job in publishing. During a six-week screenwriting course at NYU, Aline was able to write a script that landed her an agent. After that, Brosh moved to Los Angeles to continue her screenwriting process.
Aline Brosh Career
Aline was 26 years old when she moved to Los Angeles to launch her career. There, she sold a comedy feature and a television pilot and continued to write more. Similarly, Brosh also wrote an episode of Margaret Cho‘s sitcom All American Girl. Moreover, Aline’s first film was 1999’s romantic comedy Three to Tango.
However, in 2004, Brosh wrote Laws of Attraction starring Pierce Brosnan and Julianne Moore. Her most known work is The Devil Wears Prada which was adapted from Lauren Weisberger‘s novel and starred Meryl Streep. She was nominated for the Academy Award.
— Aline Brosh McKenna (@alinebmckenna) August 3, 2018
Additionally, Aline wrote 27 Dresses which starred Katherine Heigl in 2008. Along with her writing working, she also produced several films. Brosh’s first two produced films were both romantic comedies. In 2010, she produced a movie starring Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, and Diane Keaton titled Morning Glory.
Correspondingly, she also produced I Don’t Know How She Does It starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Pierce Brosnan. McKenna wrote We Bought a Zoo in the same year. In 2014, Aline wrote a musical comedy-drama Annie starring Quvenzhane Wallis.
— Aline Brosh McKenna (@alinebmckenna) March 2, 2018
On May 7, 2015, McKenna teamed up with Rachel Bloom to create the romantic musical comedy-drama Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. She is the series’ showrunner and an executive producer. In late 2017, Aline made her graphic novel Jane Eyre which was produced by Boom! Studios.
Aline Brosh’s Relationships
The American Screenwriter is happily married to Will McKenna. Will is an actor and producer who is mostly known for Quad X: The Porn Movie Massacre(2015), Quad X: Rise of the Beaver Slayer(2015), and Goin’ Guerrilla(2013).
Will and Aline have two loving sons named Charlie McKenna and Leo McKenna, where Charlie is the older son.
Aline Brosh’s Net Worth
Aline Brosh has an astounding net worth of $1.3 million. Working as a screenwriter as well as a producer helped heaps in collecting her net worth to what it is today. Along with her previous works, her upcoming works also helped her gain millions.
Furthermore, Aline is working on Disney’s Cinderella currently for which she is getting millions. The new Cinderella will be produced by director Simon Kinberg.
— Aline Brosh McKenna (@alinebmckenna) November 29, 2017
Furthermore, the average salary of screenwriters ranges from $60,000 – $100,000 as they make an average of $200 per page. Similarly, the average pay for a producer is $24.13 per hour which means they make about $68,151 per year.