About Karen McCullah


About Karen

Karen McCullah has co-written the movies LEGALLY BLONDE starring Reese Witherspoon, 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU starring Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger, ELLA ENCHANTED starring Anne Hathaway, SHE’S THE MAN starring Amanda Bynes and Channing Tatum, THE HOUSE BUNNY starring Anna Faris, and THE UGLY TRUTH starring Katherine Heigl and Gerard Butler.

The Bachelorette Party (St. Martin’s Press), is her first novel and will soon be a film.

Karen is a graduate of James Madison University in Virginia. Before becoming a screenwriter and novelist, her careers included marketing for an investment firm, public relations for environmental non-profits, painting furniture that she sold in galleries in New Mexico, travel writing, and teaching creative workshops to teen gang members.

Karen has lived in the Phillipines, Maryland, Japan, New Jersey, Virginia, New Mexico, and Colorado. She moved to Los Angeles in 1997 after the sale of her first script and currently resides in the Hollywood Hills. When not writing, she hikes, surfs, travels and laughs a lot.