Director and screenwriter who is best known for directing the 2017 blockbuster Wonder Woman. She also wrote the script for the award-winning film Monster.
In 1993, she matriculated from The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in New York City.
She won a DGA award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement for a Dramatic Series for the pilot of The Killing.
She was raised in New York City. She married author Sam Sheridan in 2007.
Actress Charlize Theron won an Oscar for Best Actress in her 2003 film Monster.