''The Bachelorette Party'' is a raucous, entertaining romp through a scandalous all-night premarital bash

By EW Staff
Updated June 17, 2005 at 04:00 AM EDT

Age 38

Mustworthiness The scriptwriter of girly fare like Legally Blonde, Lutz makes her first foray into fiction with The Bachelorette Party — a raucous, entertaining romp that takes place almost entirely during a scandalous all-night premarital bash and proves that chick lit isn’t just simpering single gals seeking hearts and flowers.

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