An American writer, she is particularly known for her bestselling novel, The Devil Wears Prada, which was adapted into a film starring
She studied English at Cornell University. Early in her writing career, she worked as an assistant at Vogue magazine.
She published Revenge Wears Prada, a sequel to her famous The Devil Wears Prada, in 2013.
She was born to a Jewish family in Scranton, Pennsylvania. She married Mike Cohen in 2008.
Her novel, The Devil Wears Prada, is loosely based on her work experience as an assistant to Anna Wintour.