Born and raised in Northern California, Courtney has had a love of Hollywood ever since seeing her first film in theaters at age 6 (‘E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial’). She's an LAFCA, OFCS and AWFJ member, as well as a Rotten Tomatometer-approved film critic. Her work has been published on Variety, The Wrap, SheKnows, and FreshFiction.tv. She now resides in Southern California with her screenwriter husband and perfect little dachshund.