Book and lyric writer for Debbie Does Dallas The Musical - 2007.
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The minute it ["Mr Banks"] sold to Disney, I was like 'Oh boy we are in trouble. I'm going to have to sanitize this and I'm going to have to make line cuts and I really don't want to' and they never did. They genuinely never did. I've worked for a lot of studios and I know that that sounds completely impossible, but they absolutely gave me and John free reign with the script. They specifically ...
Revealed that she wasn't able to watch Fifty Shades of Grey
(2015), because it reminded her of how her original screenplay was eventually changed by the novel's author E.L. James
and that the final script felt too much of a compromise for the screenwriter. Marcel
said the difference between what she imagined and what eventually ended up on screen was too big of a mountain for her to overcome. ...