Oscars Picks Tie Breaker

Wow! So three of you tied. I knew I should've thrown in Best Cinematography! 

Okay, so here's the tie breaker:

Before this lucky girl's book became a movie, she had to tell her own story. 
Who is she and what was the name of the movie.

In the event of another tie, I'll let my kids choose a number. Yes, that's the scientific method I typically rely on.
Good luck!
PS: I'll be back with pictures from the Red Carpet Bleachers tomorrow.

AND THE WINNER IS... see comments below...