stuffmomnevertoldyou
[Science-fiction movies] are the kinds of movies I enjoy watching, much as I really enjoy history and science, but I was noticing that I was having trouble convincing people, when I was pitching on projects, that I would be capable of doing this. There was a little bit of an attitude of, ‘Well, you’re a woman, you’re not writing romantic comedies, we’ll give you the Marie Curie biopic.’