Novelist and short story writer who has earned widespread praise for books like A Mulher que Não Prestava (2006) and Depois a Louca Sou Eu (2016). She has written several screenplays, her feature film debut being Qualquer Gato Vira-Lata (2011).
She studied advertising at Mackenzie Presbyterian University and later became an in-house screenwriter for Rede Globo.
In 2017, she received the Diploma Bertha Lutz prize from the Brazilian Federal Senate.
Her mother's name is Ruth.
She wrote the film Meu Passado Me Condena (2013), starring Fabio Porchat.