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Cody teams with Fake Empire for hourlong project

Diablo Cody is heading toward the smallscreen, as the “Juno” scribe has sold drama project “Prodigy” to Fox with Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire.

“Prodigy” centers on a home-schooled and brilliant teen who enters high school and is adopted by a wild crowd.

Cody serves as scribe on the project, and Fake Empire will produce “Prodigy” through the banner’s overall with ABC Studios.

Project marks a reunion for Schwartz and Fox, who famously paired for sudsy teen drama “The OC.”

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